Prevention, early detection, and early intervention are the vital components of any successful response to our current national healthcare crisis. To foster a dialogue with insurers, employers, and consumers about establishing a culture of wellness from the ground up, HWI will use this space to share white papers that address the relevant causes, issues, and best practices for population health management.
|Compressing Morbidity, Expanding Quality of Life|
Even with a lifetime of unhealthy habits, most people can expect to live well past the age of 70. But, we all share the costs of sustaining years of morbidity and decreased quality of life, regardless of the lives we have led or the care we require. It's time to reverse this trend.
|Prevention: The Keystone of Healthcare Reform|
In this white paper, Michael H. Samuelson shares his insights on the breakdown of the healthcare system and the economic imperative of a shift from the current reactive, treatment-focused model to a proactive, preventive approach to health.