Understanding Clinical Effectiveness with Dr. Denise Basow
Dr. Denise Basow, the President & CEO of Clinical Effectiveness for Wolters Kluwer Health, a fast-growing and innovation-driven healthcare information technology (HIT) provider working on the front lines of clinical care at institutions in over 180 countries joins eHealth Radio and the Healthcare and Technology Channels.
Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Denise Basow discuss the following:
Can you tell us about the concept of Clinical Effectiveness?
What is the scope of Clinical Effectiveness? Is it relevant only for doctors?
How can Clinical Effectiveness improve the quality of care while reducing costs?
How does it impact patients and how they experience healthcare?
What kinds of technology is being used to deliver Clinical Effectiveness?
Dr. Denise Basow is President & CEO, Clinical Effectiveness for Wolters Kluwer Health, a fast-growing and innovation-driven healthcare information technology (HIT) provider working on the front lines of clinical care at institutions in over 180 countries. Industry-leading solutions from Clinical Effectiveness include UpToDate and a suite of Clinical Drug Information offerings, featuring Lexicomp, Medi-Span, and Facts & Comparisons applications.
Before she was named President & CEO, Dr. Basow served as Vice President & General Manager, Clinical Decision Support. Under her guidance, UpToDate grew to become a global leader in clinical decision support, with a customer base of more than 1.1 million users around the world. As a primary care physician who joined UpToDate in 1996, Dr. Basow has also held the positions of Deputy Editor, Executive Editor and Editor-in-Chief.
Dr. Basow is board-certified in Internal Medicine. She received a BA in Chemistry from Duke University, attended Baylor College of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at Johns Hopkins.
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