Healthcare Business Weekly Update, August 25, 2014

August 25, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 32

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

  1. CMS to Test Models for Beneficiary Engagement, Incentives, Behavioral Insights
  2. Evidence-Based Health Coaching: Patient-Centered Competencies for Population Health
  3. Infographic: Healthcare and Big Data
  4. Duals Geriatric Care Management: Melding the Medical, Social and Behavioral
  5. Guide to Dual Eligibles Care Coordination: Population Health Management for Medicare-Medicaid Beneficiaries
  6. HHS Awards $106 Million for State Home Health Visits
  7. 2013 Healthcare Benchmarks: Home Visits
  8. New Chart: Top Barriers to Telehealth and Telemedicine
  9. HCI3 Releases Episode of Care Definitions to Support Value-Based Reimbursement Models
  10. Value-Based Reimbursement Answer Book: 97 FAQs on Healthcare Models, Measures and Methodology
  11. Data Integration, Physician-Hospital Alignment Crucial to Bundled Payment Success
  12. Superior HealthPlan First Texas Medicaid Plan to Reward Clinicians for Excellence in Diabetes Care
  13. Diabetic Telehealth Monitoring: The Impact of Real-Time Data on High-Risk Patients
  14. 8 Challenges to Medical Home Success

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