Medical Home Monitor, December 5, 2011
December 5, 2011 Volume III, No. 39


  1. Private Clinic System Among First Joint Commission-Accredited Medical Homes

  2. Priority Health, CHCWM Launch Oncology Patient-Centered Medical Home

  3. Rhode Island Gets 'Health Home' Grant to Improve Coordination of Medical Care for Mentally Ill

  4. USDA Funds Rural Telehealth, Access Projects in 6 States

  5. New Market Research: Retail Pharmacists Part of Prescription to Improve Medication Adherence

  6. New Chart: Who Conducts Home Visits?

  7. Mini Medical Homes Open Door to Disease-Based Patient-Centered Care

  8. Q&A: What will be the reimbursement trend for medical homes in 2012?

  9. Aetna Enters ACO Collaboration with Banner Health Network

  10. HealthSounds Podcast: The Value of Aetna's Embedded Case Managers to its Medicare Population

Missed the last issue? View it here.

Share these headlines on:

Take this month's e-survey: Healthcare Trends for 2012

More to contribute? View all open surveys

Download new white paper: 2011 Benchmarks in Improving Patient Satisfaction

To receive daily updates from Twitter, follow us at: http://twitter.com/MedicalHome.

What are your patient-centered care information needs? Email us at info@hin.com.

© 2011 Medical Home Monitor by Healthcare Intelligence Network.
Editor: Patricia Donovan, pdonovan@hin.com;
Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

Editorial Offices: 800 State Highway 71, Suite 2, Sea Girt, NJ 08750,
(732) 449-4468, Fax (732) 449-4463; e-mail info@hin.com, Web site www.hin.com.

 

Join our Online Communities:

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn YouTube

Patient-Centered Reports:

Case Studies in Comprehensive Primary Care

"Case Studies in Comprehensive Primary Care: Guidance from Group Health Cooperative and Geisinger Health System" takes a look at the successful patient-centered approaches by these two innovators that CMS says "have taken the lead in investing in primary care" in its fact sheet on its new Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative. Order your print or PDF today.



Featured Webinar Replay:

Perfecting Core Measures

Excerpt from presentation by Dr. Mina Chang, chief of the health services research and program development section of the Bureau of Health Services Research for the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services:

"Consistent messaging to the patient, regardless who is outreaching to the patient, is the key to engaging the member and changing their behaviors. Our three test interventions for the integrated care teams so far have had very positive results. They have all agreed to spread the test interventions to other regions." Watch the webinar today or order a training DVD or CD-ROM.