September 27, 2021  Vol. XIII, No. 11
Free Download: Patient Engagement Trends: Positive Payoffs from Patients Activated in Their Healthcare

The perennial challenge for healthcare organizations as they continue to develop and refine programs aimed at improving healthcare quality while reducing costs is engaging patients in these initiatives. Actively engaged patients have been shown to have lower costs and improved outcomes. The percentage of healthcare organizations with a formal patient engagement program inched slightly higher between 2017 and 2019 with 75 percent reporting they have a formal program in 2019, compared with 71 percent in 2017, according to the Patient Engagement Survey by the Healthcare Intelligence Network.

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  1. CMS Launches New Medicare.gov Tool to Compare Nursing Home Vaccination Rates

  2. Telestroke Protocols Streamline Life-saving Care for Stroke Patients

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

  4. Artificial Intelligence Tool Improves Accuracy of Breast Cancer Imaging

  5. Remote Patient Monitoring for Chronic Condition Management: Leveraging Technology in a Value-Based System

  6. Efficient, Coordinated Care Is Key to Patients' Survival During Cardiovascular Events

  7. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

  8. Spending for COVID-19 Drove Largest Recorded Increase in Development Assistance for Health, but More Is Needed

  9. Alternative to Using Race in Kidney Function Test Found

  10. Accountable Care Organizations: Medicare Shared Savings Program ROI Trending Upward

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

  12. Shrinking Waveforms on Electrocardiograms Predict Worsening Health and Death of Hospitalized COVID-19 and Influenza Patients

  13. Gun Violence Exposure Associated with Higher Rates of Mental Health-Related ED Visits by Children

  14. BU-Led Global Commission Launches Roadmap to Better Health

  15. Insulin Resistance Doubles Risk of Major Depressive Disorder

  16. New Guidelines Seek Better Pregnancy Outcomes Related to Cardiovascular Health

  17. Healthy Diets Reduce Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight Children

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