Value-Based Reimbursement Advisor, September 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 Volume III, No. 18
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  2. Can Capitation Payment Model Help Primary Care Practices Shift From Fee-for-Service?

  3. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Social Determinants of Health

  4. Unneeded Medical Care Common, Driven by Malpractice Fear: Johns Hopkins Survey

  5. New Tool Helps Physicians Assess Usefulness of Clinical Guidelines for Patient Outcomes

  6. New Chart: What Are the Leading ACO Quality/Efficiency/Satisfaction Measure Sets?

  7. Case Management in 2017: More Care Team Integration; Face-to-Face CM Encounters Edge Out Telephonic

  8. 24 National & Local Healthcare Groups Call On Congress To Delay Health Insurance Tax

  9. Centralized Care Management to Reduce Readmissions and Avoidable ED Visits in High-Risk Populations

  10. PinnacleHealth Engagement Coaches Score Points with High-Risk Patients, Win Over Clinicians

  11. Health Insurance Changes, Access to Care by Patients' Mental Health Status

  12. Day Surgery Patients Receiving Multiple Injectable Opioids Have Higher Costs, Readmissions

  13. Homelessness and Healthcare: Creating a Safety Net for Super Utilizers with Medical Bridge Housing

  14. Infographic: 3 Steps to Achieving Document Efficiency in Healthcare

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