In San Diego this week? If so, let us know know if you want to speak with Dr Ciechanowski at the event. We are proud to have his expertise as part of the newly released 10th edition of Kaplan & Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, which will be honored at the event. His chapter shares [...]
Diapression: An Integrated Model for Understanding the Experience of Individuals With Co-Occurring Diabetes and Depressionwpadmin
One in eight individuals with diabetes has major depression, and another one-fifth may have less severe but clinically significant depressive symptoms. Diabetes patients with comorbid depression can have worse self-care and treatment adherence, glycemic control, and increased morbidity and mortality. The symptoms of diabetes and depression often intertwine in what can be termed “diapression.” Approaching [...]
On April 21st, 2017, Dr. Ciechanowski kicked off a Cleveland Clinic conference entitled “Promoting Growth and Change Amongst Complex Patients” with his keynote presentation highlighting the research that led to the development of the Samepage Method. The conference was a meeting of the minds from around the country and covered such areas as behavior change, [...]
Samepage Health is very proud to announce Tom Lawry, Director Worldwide Health at Microsoft, as a new member of their Advisory Board. Tom Lawry serves as Director of Worldwide Health Microsoft. In this role he works with providers, payors and life science organizations in planning and implementing innovative analytical solutions that improve the quality and efficiency [...]
Integrating Care for the Whole Person-Collaborative Teams for Behavioral Health and Medical Conditionswpadmin
How many of your diabetes patients also have some level depression? Our data shows that many or most of them do and at least a third have significant depressive symptoms. Often called “Diapression”, these patients are 2-3X more costly to treat because of the additional challenges they face. Dr Ciechanowski loves to spread the word [...]
BU Spark, the Institute’s new initiative to support student-driven innovation and entrepreneurship, is pleased to host its very first Technovation Speaker Series with Rebecca Norlander, a BU Computer Science Alumna. 4:00-6:00 PM on Thursday, March 30, 2017 Hariri Institute for Computing, Seminar Room, 111 Cummington Mall Event Webpage & Registration Link This event will include an [...]
Two Seattle healthcare companies are joining forces to build tech-infused solutions together. Samepage Health has acquired Health123, a Seattle-based startup that launched in 2011 and created a healthcare intelligence management platform. Read more.
The acquisition creates a unique and powerful combination of medical and technical leadership with innovative technology-enabled solutions Samepage Health, a leader in healthcare solutions for high-cost polychronic patients, announced the acquisition of Health123, an award-winning health intelligence platform designed to support clinical workflows and engage patients in their plans of care. The acquisition strengthens [...]
Rebecca Norlander addresses the challenge of Bridging Clinical and Engineering Expertise in Electronic Health at Boston University Eventwpadmin
The half-day conference focused on the development, understanding, and application of e-health and m-health within the fields of public heath and cancer care. The featured speakers will discuss their experience with electronic health in these fields. Attendees will be provided with a general understanding of emerging directions focused on areas for collaboration across these fields. Rebecca's [...]
This year's conference theme is Aligning for Innovation and Outcomes. Paul shared success stories as he headlined the Shades of Collaborative Care: Exploring the Finer Details of Team- Based Integrated Care for Physical and Behavioral Health session. Find out more here.