Healthcare Business Weekly Update, June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 14
Sponsored by: Behavioral Health Patient Engagement: Using Motivational Interviewing Techniques and Strategies To Improve Outcomes

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  1. CMS: New Hospital Improvement and Innovation Networks to Spread Evidence-Based Practices to Boost Patient Safety, Curb Readmissions

  2. ACOs: MSSP Commitment Hinges on MACRA Advanced APM Bonus Eligibility

  3. Patient Engagement Report: Improved Engagement Leads to Better Outcomes, but Better Tools Needed

  4. 9 Protocols to Promote Patient Engagement in High-Risk, High-Cost Populations

  5. New Chart: Top Red Flag Health Conditions Challenging Care Planning

  6. Infographic: 6 Healthcare Performance Management Trends

  7. Digital Health in 2016: Connectivity Elevates Patient Experience, Satisfaction

  8. Physician Reimbursement in 2016: 4 Billable Medicare Events to Maximize Care Management Revenue and Results

  9. NAACOS to CMS: Reconsider Policies That Negatively Impact ACOs

  10. 3 Goals of New MedAxiom-Magellan Health Cardiovascular-Dedicated ACO

  11. Post-Discharge Home Visits: 5 Pillars to Reduce Readmissions and Engage High-Risk Patients

  12. Payoffs from Patient Care Plans and Goal-Setting in Chronic Care Management

  13. ONC: Nearly All U.S. Hospitals Using Certified Health IT to Manage Patient Care

  14. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Plans

  15. Empire BlueCross BlueShield Pharmacy Home Program to Tackle Inappropriate Opioid and Rx Drug Use

  16. Stratifying High-Risk, High-Cost Patients: Benchmarks, Predictive Algorithms and Data Analytics

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