Healthcare Business Weekly Update, October 20, 2014

Healthcare Business Weekly Update
October 20, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 39
Sponsored by: Chronic Care Management Medicare Reimbursement: New Revenue Opportunities for Care Coordination

Rick Hindmand, attorney with McDonald Hopkins, will share critical insight into how physician practices can best structure their practice to receive this additional reimbursement during this November 19th webinar. Learn what patients are eligible, scope of services required, level of CCM reimbursement available, how physicians should bill and much more. Click here to register or for more details.


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  1. BCBS of Illinois Specialty Intensive Medical Home Targets Most Critically Ill
  2. Care Compacts in the Medical Neighborhood: Transforming PCP-Specialist Care Coordination
  3. Infographic: Opportunities for Wearables in Preventative Healthcare
  4. From Diabetes Management to Medical Home Recognition: The Health Coach’s Changing Role
  5. Evidence-Based Health Coaching: Patient-Centered Competencies for Population Health
  6. Skilled Nursing Facilities' Improved Quality Measures May Not Result in Better Patients Outcomes: Study
  7. Accountable Care Strategies to Improve Hospital-SNF Care Transitions
  8. New Implantable Sensor Monitors Heart Failure Patients Remotely, Reduces Hospitalizations
  9. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Reducing Hospital Readmissions
  10. New Chart: Who Conducts Home Visits?
  11. Strict Malpractice Laws Do Not Reduce Emergency Department Care Costs: Study
  12. 6 Perspectives on Emergency Care Liability
  13. Adventist Health-Blue Shield of California Multispecialty Telehealth Visits Save Members Time, Travel, Cost
  14. Bon Secours Blueprint for Advanced Medical Home: From Mortar to Measurement

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