Healthcare Business Weekly Update, March 13, 2017
March 13, 2017  Vol. XVIII, No. 51
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  1. American Health Care Act: HHS Outlines Three-Phase Repeal and Reform Effort

  2. Healthcare Reacts to AHCA; Providers 'Cannot Support Legislation As Drafted'

  3. Physician Chronic Care Management Reimbursement: Roadmap to MIPS Success Under MACRA

  4. Can Longer Hospital Stays Reduce Readmissions from Post-Acute Care Facilities? AGS Study

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

  6. Infographic: Comparing the Affordable Care Act and the House Republican Bill

  7. Tailoring Diabetes Coaching to Patients Trims Hospital Visits

  8. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Health Coaching

  9. Memo to Doctors: Family History-Taking Still Key to Identifying High-Risk Patients

  10. New Chart: Critical Elements for a Health Risk Stratification Infrastructure

  11. Proposal Urges Stronger Focus on Social and Environmental Factors in Precision Medicine

  12. Downloadable 2017 Home Visit Metrics: Opening Door to Enhanced Patient Adherence, Reduced Hospital Utilization

  13. Post-Acute Care Trends: Cross-Setting Collaborations to Align Clinical Standards and Provider Demands

  14. Direct-to-Consumer Telehealth Prompts New Use of Medical Services; Not Likely to Decrease Health Spending: RAND Study

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

  16. 7 Metrics to Build a Business Case for a Multidisciplinary Care Coordination Team

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