Healthcare Business Weekly Update, March 28, 2016
March 28, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 5
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. CMS to Test New SNF Payment Model to Curb Readmissions, Foster Multidisciplinary Care

  2. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

  3. Infographic: Comparison of Physician Quality Measures

  4. HHS: Diabetes Prevention Model Saves $2,650 Per Medicare Enrollee, Improves Health

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

  6. New Chart: Who Has Primary Responsibility for Chronic Care Management?

  7. BCBS Rhode Island Health Analytics Platform Supports Preventive, Chronic and Complex Care Needs

  8. 3 Top Trends Consuming Healthcare Industry in 2016

  9. 7 Patient-Centered Strategies to Generate Value-Based Reimbursement

  10. Patient Satisfaction Drops after 20-Minute Wait for Doctor: Vitals Study

  11. Modest Benefit Derived When Consumers Shop for Non-Urgent Care: HCCI Study

  12. Penn Study Adapts Proven Community Health Worker Model for Outpatient Setting

  13. Remote Monitoring of High-Risk Patients: Telehealth Protocols for Chronic Care Management

  14. 36% Say Healthcare 'Extremely Important' to Their Vote in Presidential Election: KFF Study

  15. Next Generation ACO: An Organizational Readiness Assessment

  16. Road Shows, Report Cards Engage Providers in Top-Performing Medicare Pioneer ACO

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