Healthcare Business Weekly Update, February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018  Vol. IX, No. 43
Sponsored by: Telemedicine Across the Care Continuum: Boosting Health Clinic Revenue and Closing Care Gaps

The six-year-old telehealth program at Essentia Health, Minnesota's largest rural healthcare provider, provides over 30 telehealth services at more than 40 sites to expand access to care for its rural patients while improving quality and reducing costs.

During Telemedicine Across the Care Continuum: Boosting Health Clinic Revenue and Closing Care Gaps, a March 1, 2018 webinar, Maureen Ideker, RN, BSN, MBA, senior advisor for telehealth at Essentia Health, will provide a roadmap of the program's implementation, challenges and successes as well as details on its new key components. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. CCMI's Primary Care Initiatives Produce Modest, Mixed Results

  2. Distance to Trauma Care, Community Income, and Neighborhood Median Age Key Factors in Injury Mortality Rates

  3. Population Health Tactics to Boost an ACO's Medicare Annual Wellness Visit Rates

  4. 2018 Telehealth & Remote Patient Monitoring Trends: Virtual Visits Spike, Wearables Wane

  5. Remote Patient Monitoring for Chronic Condition Management: Leveraging Technology in a Value-Based System

  6. HINfographic: Community Health Partnerships: Alliances Seek to Bolster Housing, Care Access

  7. Planting a Park on New York's Cross-Bronx Expressway Would Save Healthcare Dollars, Lives

  8. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Case Management

  9. Behavioral Health Home Plus Model Reports Positive Impacts for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness

  10. 9 Protocols to Promote Patient Engagement in High-Risk, High-Cost Populations

  11. Only One-Third of Patients Diagnosed with Depression Start Treatment

  12. Medicare Chronic Care Management Billing: Evidence-Based Workflows to Maximize CCM Revenue

  13. New Chart: Key Technology in Accountable Care Organizations

  14. Assessing Social Determinants of Health: Screening Tools, Triage and Workflows to Link High-Risk Patients to Community Services

  15. Parental Enrollment in Medicaid Yields Increase in Preventive Healthcare for Children

  16. HealthSounds Podcast: Focus Group Findings Shape Bronx Community Health Improvement Action Plan

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