Healthcare Business Weekly Update, July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017  Vol. IX, No. 18
Sponsored by: Integrated Case Management: A New Approach to Transition Planning

An integrated case management approach across the continuum of care at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has improved the quality of care for patients while elevating clinical metrics for this specialty hospital. During Integrated Case Management: A New Approach to Transition Planning, an August 10, 2017 webinar, Laura Ostrowsky, director of case management for MSKCC, will detail how her organization uses a team-based case management model that follows patients as they transition across the health system. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. 'Itís Time To Move On': Whatís Next After GOP Healthcare Defeat? Kaiser Health News

  2. Small Survey: Most Primary Care Physicians Can't Identify All Risk Factors for Prediabetes

  3. CMS Proposes 2018 and 2019 Payment Changes for Medicare Home Health Agencies

  4. One ACA Aspect Has No Significant Impact on ED Patient Visits: Johns Hopkins Medicine

  5. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Case Management

  6. Novant Health Pharmacist Drug Therapy Management: Ideas to Assure Accurate Medication Lists

  7. Technology That Connects Aging Adults in Rural Areas with Health Experts Improves Weight Loss

  8. Latest CMS Market Saturation and Utilization Data Tool Includes Long-Term Care Hospitals, Chiropractic Services

  9. New Chart: Top 5 Responsibilitiesof Health Coaches

  10. Improving the Patient Experience: Engaging Front-line Staff for a System-Wide Action Plan

  11. CVS Health-Cleveland Clinic Affiliation Designed to Boost Access to Patient-Centered Care, Improve Care Coordination

  12. Infographic: Healthcare Technology Trends 2017

  13. Social Determinants of Health: Using Empathy Interviewing To Help Care Teams Understand Factors Impacting Patient Health

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

  15. Chronic Care Management in 2017: Telephonic Outreach Prevails Amidst Spike in CCM Activity, Reimbursement

  16. Physician MACRA-Readiness: Mining QRUR and Other CMS Data to Maximize MIPS Performance

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