Healthcare Business Weekly Update, August 11, 2014

August 11, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 30

Sponsored by: Creating a Virtual Multi-Specialty Physician Network: A Payor-Provider Collaborative

  1. Allegheny Health Network Launches State's First EMS Pre-Hospital Telemedicine Program
  2. Advancing Access with Telehealth: Case Studies on Bridging Gaps in Care
  3. Infographic: 7 HIPAA Security Risk Analysis Myths
  4. 6 Drivers of Successful Dual Eligibles Care Management
  5. Population Health Management for Dual Eligibles: Blueprint for Care Coordination
  6. Home-Based Primary Care Lowers Medicare Costs for High-Risk Elders
  7. Home Visits for High-Risk Patients: Tools, Timing and Outcomes
  8. New Chart: Top Tools to Determine Population Health Intervention
  9. Safety-Net Hospitals Penalized for 30-Day Readmissions Despite Positive Health Outcomes
  10. 57 Population Health Management Metrics: Assessing Risk to Maximize Reimbursement
  11. Hybrid Embedded RN Care Managers Target High-Cost, High-Utilization ‘VIPs’
  12. Effort to Adopt Bundled Payments Across California Falls Short of Goals
  13. Inside CMS' Bundled Payments Pilot: Profitable Post-Acute Care Partnerships
  14. Measuring Outcomes Between Hospitals and Long-Term Care Facilities

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