Value-Based Reimbursement Advisor, August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017 Volume III, No. 15
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  2. 8 in 10 Hospitals Stand Firm on Population Health Strategy, Despite ACA Uncertainty

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

  4. New Chart: What Are the Top Reimbursement Models for Accountable Care Organizations?

  5. Rural Providers Narrow Population Health Disparities Through ACO Participation

  6. Yale Study Examines Out-of-Network Billing as Source of ER Dissatisfaction

  7. How Are Hospitals and Health Systems Addressing Social Determinants of Health in a Value-Based System?: Deloitte Study

  8. Social Determinants of Health: Using Empathy Interviewing To Help Care Teams Understand Factors Impacting Patient Health

  9. Chronic Care Management in 2017: Telephonic Outreach Prevails Amidst Spike in CCM Activity, Reimbursement

  10. Analytics-Backed Wearables Provide Value Through Actionable Health Insights: Guest Post

  11. JAMA: Reducing Hospital Readmissions Does Not Increase Mortality Rates

  12. Infographic: The Future of Blockchain Technology in Healthcare

  13. Telemedicine Can Reduce Healthcare Costs, Improve Outcomes & Patient Satisfaction: Study

  14. 245M American Lives Managed by PHM Solutions by End of 2021

  15. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Population Health Management

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