Healthcare Business Weekly Update, May 5, 2014
May 5, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 17


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  1. CMS Finalizes Medicare Bundled Payments Program for FQHCs

  2. Bundled Payments: Opportunities in Effective Retrospective Acute and Post Acute Care Bundles

  3. Infographic: What Healthcare Has Lost and Gained Since the 1960s

  4. 6 Best Practices from Highmark's Pay-for-Performance Project

  5. Guide to Value-Based Reimbursement: Profiting from Payment Bundling, PHO Shared Savings, and Pay for Performance

  6. Can Accountable Care Organizations Really Improve Population Health?

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

  8. New Chart: Administering Palliative Care

  9. Home Visits after Heart Surgery Significantly Reduce Risk of Readmission, Death

  10. 2013 Healthcare Benchmarks: Home Visits

  11. PCMH-Neighbor Concept Builds on Patient-Centered Medical Home Momentum

  12. Nearly Half of Annual Deaths from Top Five Chronic Diseases Preventable: CDC

  13. Guide to Health Coaching

  14. 9 Things to Know About Patient-Centered Medical Homes in 2014

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