Healthcare Business Weekly Update, March 7, 2016
March 7, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 2
Sponsored by: Episodes of Care: Improving Clinical Outcomes and Reducing Total Cost of Care Through a Collaborative Payor-Provider Relationship

During this March 31, 2016 webinar, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ), the nation's largest commercial payor of Episodes of Care (EOC), will outline the value-based payor-provider collaboration that generated $3 million in shared savings for 2014 for 51 participating specialty practices. Lili Brillstein, director of Horizon BCBS's EOC program, will share details from the health plan's EOC initiative, from the episodes they have bundled to program goals and quality and patient satisfaction gains. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. Bundled Payments Improve Care for Medicare Joint Replacement Patients: NYU Langone Study

  2. 3 Tools to Nudge Healthcare Providers Toward Value-Based Payment Models: HIMSS Cost Accounting Survey

  3. Physician Reimbursement in 2016: Workflow Optimization for Chronic Care Management and Advance Care Planning

  4. Infographic: 10 Healthcare Game-Changers for 2016

  5. 11 Healthcare Data Analytics Trends to Know

  6. Which Health Conditions Hinder Patient Engagement? New Chart

  7. Framework for Patient Engagement: 6 Stages to Success in a Value-Based Health System

  8. Care Plans in 2016: High-Risk Health Markers, Care Transitions Trigger Planning Effort

  9. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models To Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

  10. Care Coordination Biggest Barrier to Population Health Management: Philips Study

  11. Can Non-Medical Workers and Mobile Technology Help to Predict Hospital Readmissions?

  12. Care Coordination in an ACO: Population Health Management from Wellness to End-of-Life

  13. CMS Invites Hospitals to Participate in 'Retailization' of Healthcare

  14. CDC: Superbugs Still Threaten Hospital Patients

  15. Medication Management: Using Clinical Pharmacists To Complete Comprehensive Drug Therapy Management Post-Discharge in High-Risk Patients

  16. Novant Health Pharmacist Drug Therapy Management: Ideas to Assure Accurate Medication Lists

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