Insights from the minds at Cognosante

Interoperability Part 1: Addressing Complex Data Challenges Across the Healthcare System

One of the most complex data challenges in healthcare is interoperability. Data standards can improve the way we experience healthcare, but that means taking numerous stakeholders, multiple data standards, and transmission of large amounts of clinical and administrative data into consideration.  During these emergent times of COVID-19 pandemic management, it’s critical to ensure data moves […]
Data and Technology, Federal health programs, Military and Veterans' health, State health and human services

Cognosante backs improvements in healthcare for female Veterans

Women are the fastest-growing segment of the Veteran population, a trend that will continue as the number of male Veterans is projected to decline over the next decade. Women comprise 17.9 percent of service members in the post-9/11 period, and currently, there are more than 2 million female Vets, representing nearly 10 percent of the […]
Military and Veterans' health

Continuing casualties: Preventing suicide among Veterans

For some U.S. service members, the battles don’t end when they return to civilian life. Thousands of soldiers and Veterans fight a personal war with depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and chronic anxiety. Tragically, some lose their fight. Approximately 20 Veterans per day commit suicide nationwide, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). […]
Military and Veterans' health

Joining Forces to Help Change How Healthcare is Delivered, Especially to Veterans

Cognosante and BITS executives share their perspectives on why the union of their two companies is a great step forward in helping solve critical issues for our nation’s Veterans.

Military and Veterans' health