Healthcare Business Weekly Update, January 30, 2017
January 30, 2017  Vol. XVIII, No. 46
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  1. Repeal All of Obamacare? Primary Care Physicians Not In Favor, Johns Hopkins Survey Suggests

  2. Healthcare Leaders to Congress and Administration: Improve the Value-Based Care Movement

  3. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2017: Performance Expectations for the Healthcare Industry

  4. Payors, Providers See Population Health Taking Hold, Despite Challenges: KPMG Survey

  5. New Chart: Top Patient Services Provided by Population Health Management

  6. Tackling Patients' Social Problems Can Cut Health Costs: Kaiser Health News

  7. Post-Discharge Home Visits: 5 Pillars to Reduce Readmissions and Engage High-Risk Patients

  8. Nurse Practitioners Step in to Fill Growing Need for House Calls, Study Finds

  9. Infographic: Effects of President Donald Trump's Healthcare Reform Proposals

  10. One in Five Consumers Would Switch to a Doctor that Offers Telehealth Visits

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

  12. Embedded Care Coordinators 'Driving Force' in Reducing Long-Term Care Hospitalizations

  13. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

  14. Study Finds Discrepancy Between Patient-Reported Symptoms, EMR Records: JAMA

  15. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Population Health Management

  16. Health Coaches' Motivational Interviewing Sparks Behavior Change Conversation

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