Healthcare Business Weekly Update, December 10, 2018
December 10, 2018  Vol. X, No. 31
Free Download: Population Health Management in 2018: Investing in Social Health Determinants' Data Collection and Analysis

As the healthcare industry continues its shift toward a greater percentage of reimbursement tied to value-based outcomes, the pressure to effectively manage population health is also growing. The percentage of healthcare organizations with a population health management program increased from 70 percent in 2016 to 92 percent in 2018, according to the latest Population Health Management Survey by the Healthcare Intelligence Network (HIN).

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  1. CMS Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program Results for Fiscal Year 2019

  2. CMS Finalizes Rule on the Risk Adjustment Program for the 2018 Benefit Year

  3. Profiting from Population Health Revenue in an ACO: Framework for Medicare Shared Savings and MIPS Success

  4. Overall National Health Spending Slows to 3.9 Percent Growth Rate in 2017

  5. 3 Strategies for Combating Physician Burnout

  6. Heart Failure Telemedicine Programs Prove Effective Six Months After Discharge

  7. Remote Monitoring of High-Risk Patients: Telehealth Protocols for Chronic Care Management

  8. New Chart: What Are the Most Effective Measures of Patient Engagement Success?

  9. 9 Protocols to Promote Patient Engagement in High-Risk, High-Cost Populations

  10. Medicaid Expansion and Work Requirements Impact on Health and Employment

  11. Care Coordination of Highest-Risk Patients: Business Case for Managing Complex Populations

  12. Comprehensive Primary Care Has Great Promise for Reducing Cost and Utilization in Medicare Advantage and Commercial Populations

  13. Infographic: Shooting for Five Stars in Medicare Advantage

  14. Employer Health Insurance Costs Are Growing Burden for Families, Especially in South

  15. Accountable Care Organization Trends: ACO Adoption Doubles in Four Years As Shared Savings Gain Favor

  16. Assessing Social Determinants of Health: Screening Tools, Triage and Workflows to Link High-Risk Patients to Community Services

  17. Physician Telemedicine Use

  18. Houston Methodist Launches Real-Time Flu Tracker Website

  19. Cigna Launches Online Survey to Help People Assess Loneliness and Improve Vitality

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