Healthcare Business Weekly Update, April 28, 2014
April 28, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 16


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  1. Marijuana Use May Increase Heart Complications in Adults: International Study

  2. Overview of The Medical Marijuana Market

  3. Infographic: Healthcare Spending in America

  4. 5 Characteristics of a Value-Based Physician Compensation Model

  5. 6 Value-Based Physician Reimbursement Models: Action Plans for Alignment, Analytics and Profitability

  6. ACOs Serve Up to 17 Percent of Americans

  7. Guide to Accountable Care Organizations

  8. New Chart: Who Receives HRA Results?

  9. 7 Things to Know about Consumer-Driven Health Plans

  10. Profiting from Population Health Management: Applying Analytics in Accountable Care

  11. BCBSM Specialists Warm to Outcomes from Care Coordination Collaborations

  12. Hospital Readmissions Costs United States Over $41 Billion; Drivers Vary

  13. Rethinking Readmissions: Patient-Centered Collaborations in Care Transition Management

  14. 6 Criteria for Evaluating Vendor Partners for Remote Patient Monitoring

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