Healthcare Business Weekly Update, May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 12
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  1. Public Reporting Measures Fail to Describe True State of Hospital Safety

  2. Are You MACRA-Ready? Physician Groups Prep Members for Medicare Payment Modernization

  3. 2016 Population Health Management Metrics: New Payment Models Mean More 'Rising Risk' Scrutiny

  4. Bundled Payments for Post-Acute Care: Profiting from Alternative Payments and Clinical Redesign

  5. 6 Population Health Strategies to Set Stage for Physician Reimbursement

  6. New Chart: Top Components of a Health Data Analytics Infrastructure

  7. Healthcare Under Attack: 89 Percent of Organizations Experienced Data Breaches: New Ponemon Study

  8. 5 Best Practice Prevention Protocols for Reducing Readmissions

  9. Infographic: The Payor-Provider Perspective on the Switch to Value-Based Care

  10. Consumer Cost-Sharing in ACA Marketplace Plans Increased Modestly from 2015 to 2016: Commonwealth Fund Study

  11. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Accountable Care Organizations

  12. Award-Winning Home Visits: CCNC Care Transition Management Not 'One-Size-Fits-All'

  13. Less Than 1 Percent of Rural Medicare Beneficiaries Received Telemedicine Visit

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

  15. Joint Commission to Advise on Initiative to Assist Hospitals with Electronic Clinical Quality Measures

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

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