Healthcare Business Weekly Update, June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 15
Sponsored by: Behavioral Health Patient Engagement: Using Motivational Interviewing Techniques and Strategies To Improve Outcomes

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  1. CMS: Final Shared Savings Rule Facilitates ACO Transition to Performance-Based Risk

  2. Survey: Hospitals Progressing Slowly toward Medicare's Goal of 50 Percent Value-Based Reimbursement by 2018

  3. Value-Based Reimbursement Answer Book: 97 FAQs on Healthcare Models, Measures and Methodology

  4. ONC Patient Engagement Playbook for Providers Touts Health IT Use for Activation

  5. Framework for Patient Engagement: 6 Stages to Success in a Value-Based Health System

  6. New Chart: Health Risk Levels Served by Population Health Management Programs

  7. Infographic: The Power of the First Call in the Patient Experience

  8. Quality, Satisfaction Markers Driving Healthcare Provider Rewards Under Value-Based Reimbursement

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

  10. Study: Discharge Summary Delays Land Patients Back in Hospitals, Affect Outcomes

  11. ASCO Extends Big Data Initiative to Improve Quality of Cancer Care

  12. Beyond the EMR: Mining Population Health Analytics to Elevate Accountable Care

  13. KFF: Uncompensated Hospital Care Fell by $6 Billion Nationally in 2014, Primarily in Medicaid Expansion States

  14. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Population Health Management

  15. For ACO Success, Educate Providers on the Ground

  16. Montefiore Framework to Help Providers Integrate Behavioral Health into Primary Care Practices

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