Value-Based Reimbursement Advisor, October 3, 2017
October 3, 2017 Volume III, No. 19
Sponsored by: Social Determinants of Health: Using Empathy Interviewing To Help Care Teams Understand Factors Impacting Patient Health

Examining social health determinants such as transportation, affordability of prescriptions and health literacy is a critical step in avoiding readmissions and improving positive health outcomes. During Social Determinants of Health: Using Empathy Interviewing To Help Care Teams Understand Factors Impacting Patient Health, a September 2017 archived webinar, Cindy Buckels, director, population health at TAV Health, shares key steps in identifying social factors that impede care plan adherence and removing SDOH barriers. Click here to order or obtain more information.

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  1. Value-Based Care Model Leads to Cost Savings, Lower Admissions, ER Visits for Seniors in 6 States

  2. 2016 PQRS, QRUR Reports Ready to Review

  3. Physician MACRA-Readiness: Mining QRUR and Other CMS Data to Maximize MIPS Performance

  4. Not Every Provider Has a Path Forward in Medicare APMs: Leavitt Paper

  5. Industry Perspectives on Value-Based Payment Survey Results

  6. New Chart: Which Populations Are Targeted for Healthcare Home Visits?

  7. Patient Engagement in 2017: Educate in Face of Social Health Determinants, Health Literacy Hurdles

  8. Post-Acute Transitional Care Models Needed for Rising Obesity Levels: Study

  9. The Science of Successful Care Transition Management: Leveraging Home Visits to Improve Readmissions and ROI

  10. SNF Visits to High-Risk Patients Break Down Barriers to Care Transitions

  11. Integration of Seniors' Housing and Healthcare Yields Significant Senior Benefits, Halves Hospital Admissions

  12. Weight Loss for Adults at Any Age Leads to Savings: Johns Hopkins Study

  13. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Case Management

  14. Infographic: An Assessment of Acute Unscheduled Healthcare

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