Healthcare Business Weekly Update, March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017  Vol. IX, No. 1
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  1. American Health Care Act Fails to Deliver for U.S. House of Representatives' Vote

  2. More Than Half of Healthcare Providers Still Underprepared for MACRA: Stoltenberg Survey

  3. Physician MACRA-Readiness: Mining QRUR and Other CMS Data to Maximize MIPS Performance

  4. Cost Management, Data Analytics Top Health System C-Suite Concerns: Premier Inc. Survey

  5. Health Analytics in Accountable Care: Leveraging Data to Transform ACO Performance and Results

  6. Infographic: Transitional Care Management

  7. New Chart: 7 Considerations for Incorporating Social Determinant Interventions Into Population Health

  8. Care Coordination of Complex Comorbid Spans Continuum

  9. ACO Model Saved Medicare $345/Person Without Driving Up Drug Costs: University of Pittsburgh Study

  10. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

  11. Does Medicare Put People with Diabetes at Risk? AADE Survey

  12. Food Insecurity Doubles Number of Unhealthy Days in South Florida Patients, Per CDC Tool

  13. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Social Determinants of Health

  14. Health Plans Among Lowest Scoring Industries for Customer Experience

  15. 2017 Healthcare Trend: Employ Technology to Engage Patients

  16. Smartphone 'Geofencing' Shows Promise in Tracking Chronic Care

  17. Evidence-Based Health Coaching: Patient-Centered Competencies for Population Health

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