Healthcare Business Weekly Update, January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018  Vol. IX, No. 41
Sponsored by: Innovative Community-Clinical Partnerships: Reducing Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities through Community Transformation

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  1. 8 Findings from CMS Medicare Chronic Care Management Assessment

  2. U.S. Healthcare Spending Spikes as Americans Use Less Care: HCCI Report

  3. In Successful ACOs, Population Health Focus Paves Way for Shared Savings Payouts

  4. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2018: Performance Expectations for the Healthcare Industry

  5. Guest Post: Patient Engagement Technology Tool for Preventing Hospital Readmissions in Chronic Patients

  6. Medicaid Expansion Linked with Better, More Timely Surgical Care: Harvard Study

  7. Infographic: Payer-Provider Partnerships Continue to Deepen

  8. New Chart: What Are the Leading Clinical Conditions Targeted by Case Managers?

  9. Geisinger, Ochsner Among Health Facilities Testing New Apple EHR App

  10. Care Coordination of Highest-Risk Patients: Business Case for Managing Complex Populations

  11. What Effect Did the ACA Have on Out-of-Pocket and Premium Spending? JAMA

  12. Case Management Trends: More Care Team Integration; Face-to-Face Encounters Edge Out Telephonic

  13. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Patient Engagement

  14. AAFP’s EveryONE Social Determinants of Health Tools Screen for Population Risk

  15. New HealthSounds Episode: Waiting on ACO Shared Savings? Here's 3 Ways to Generate Population Health Revenue Now

  16. Patient Portal Roll-Out Strategy: Activating and Engaging Patients in Self-Care and Population Health

  17. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

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