Healthcare Business Weekly Update, February 4, 2019
February 4, 2019  Vol. X, No. 37
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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. Premier Inc. Bundled Payment Collaborative Members Outperform Peers in Achieving Savings

  2. Atrius Health's Next Generation ACO Saves Medicare $19.9 million in Year One of Participation

  3. Proactive Care Management in a Top-Performing ACO: Closing Quality and Care Gaps in High-Risk, High-Utilization Populations

  4. New National Initiative Aims To Align States, Health Plans and Providers To Eliminate Health Inequities

  5. In Successful ACOs, Population Health Focus Paves Way for Shared Savings Payouts

  6. Assessing the Benefits of Primary Care

  7. Physician Chronic Care Management Reimbursement: Roadmap to MIPS Success Under MACRA

  8. New Chart: What Are the Leading Strategies To Improve PAC and Reduce Costs?

  9. Post-Acute Care Trends: Cross-Setting Collaborations to Align Clinical Standards and Provider Demands

  10. Healthcare Finance, Governmental Mandates, Personnel Shortages Cited by CEOs as Top Issues Confronting Hospitals in 2018

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

  12. 5 Cutting-edge Technologies That Will Reshape Precision Healthcare in 2019

  13. Infographic: Smart Technologies Transforming Healthcare

  14. Lagging Drug Innovation, Quality Care Variations and Rising Healthcare Costs Remain Major Barriers in Fight Against Cardiovascular Disease

  15. Post-Acute Care in 2018: Value-Based Reimbursement Models Drive Post-Acute Care Collaboratives and Preferred Networks

  16. A New Vision for Remote Patient Monitoring: Creating Sustainable Financial, Operational and Clinical Outcomes

  17. Trump Administration Proposes to Lower Drug Costs by Targeting Backdoor Rebates and Encouraging Direct Discounts to Patients

  18. 'Regionalized' Approach to Cancer Surgery Leads to Better Outcomes

  19. Health Data Analytics Faces Potential Impacts by Poor I/O Performance

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