Healthcare Business Weekly Update, February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016  Vol. XVII, No. 52
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  1. Horizon BCBSNJ 'Episodes of Care' Program Pays $3 Million in Shared Savings to Specialty Medical Practices

  2. In Show of Multi-Payor Alignment, CMS, Collaborative Issue 7 Sets of Simplified Clinical Quality Measures

  3. Largest U.S. MSSP Sponsor on Data Analytics in Accountable Care: "No Matter What Happens, This Change is Coming"

  4. Chronic Care Management Reimbursement Compliance: Physician Requirements for Value-Based Revenue

  5. Top 8 Patient Discharge Summary Elements: New Chart

  6. Patient Education and Discharge Planning Intervention Cuts Readmission Risk by 22%

  7. Dartmouth Atlas Project Documents Adherence to Evidence-Based Practices in Care of Aging Population

  8. Home Visits for High-Risk Patients: Tools, Timing and Outcomes

  9. Truven Health Study Finds Significant Geographic Variation in Commercial Bundled Payments for Joint Replacements

  10. Concord Hopes Integrated Behavioral Health Model Pilot Will Foster Appropriate ER Use

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

  12. Infographic: Patient Engagement from the C-Suite Perspective

  13. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Post-Acute Care Trends

  14. In Care Transitions Management, EMRs, Discharge Summaries Sharpen Communication Between Care Sites

  15. Data-Driven Care Transition Management: Action Plans for High-Risk Patients

  16. Advantages of Next Generation Healthcare Nurse Navigators Win Over 'Solo Cowboy' Practitioners

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