Healthcare Business Weekly Update, April 4, 2016
April 4, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 6
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  1. Outpatient Follow-Up Improves Medication Adherence for Medicare Heart Attack Patients: Duke Study

  2. Measuring and Evaluating the Impact of Home Visits for Clinically Complex Patients

  3. HINfographic: Care Transitions Management 2.0

  4. Maternity Episodes of Care Protocols Priority of University Hospital-Horizon BCBS-NJ Value-Based Healthcare Collaborative

  5. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients across the Continuum

  6. 20 Organizations Jointly Urge CMS to Modify ACO Benchmarking Methodology, Further Refine MSSP

  7. New Chart: What Are the Top Value-Based Reimbursement Models?

  8. Accountable Care Trends: One-Fifth Primed for 'Next Generation ACO' Participation

  9. Medicare Chronic Care Management Billing: Evidence-Based Workflows to Maximize CCM Revenue

  10. Can Medicaid Expansion Improve Behavioral Health Care Access? HHS Report

  11. Humana 3-Year Study Shows Engagement in Wellness Lowers Health Claims Costs, Boosts Work Productivity

  12. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Data Analytics and Integration

  13. Electronic Consults Improve Access to Cardiac Care for the Underserved: Weitzman Institute Study

  14. CMS Seeks Healthcare Quality Innovations in Big Data Analytics, Post-Acute Care, Prescribing Practices

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

  16. Data Analytics Drive Medicare Annual Wellness Visits, Boost Beneficiary Attribution, Retention

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