Healthcare Business Weekly Update, August 31, 2015

August 31, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 29
Sponsored by: Post-Acute Care Trends: Aligning Clinical Standards and Provider Demands in the Changing Landscape

Bundled payments, narrow networks and competitors as collaborators are just a few of the trends changing the landscape of the post-acute care market as payors seek to reduce costs and clinical variation while improving the quality of the transition from acute to post-acute care. During this 60-minute webinar on September 17, 2015, Julia Portale, vice president of community services, Jewish Senior Services, and Colleen Swedberg, MSN, RN, CNL, director for care coordination and integration, St. Vincent's Health Partners, will share their organizations' approaches to the evolving post-acute care market. Click here to register or for more information.

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  1. Telehealth, Post-Acute Care Drive Banner Pioneer ACO's 'Best-Ever' Results

  2. Lessons from a Leading Pioneer ACO: Value-Based Gains from Physician Engagement, Performance Improvement and Care Management

  3. Top ACO Models by Participation: New Chart

  4. 11 Profitable Value-Based Reimbursement Models: Lessons from Early Adopters

  5. CMS Tests Payment Model to Improve Nursing Facility Care, Curb Readmissions

  6. Post-Acute Care Improvement: 9 Trends to Know

  7. Temple, GE Healthcare Ink Value-Based Agreement for Radiology Services

  8. Top Tools for Palliative Care Programs: A CAPC Toolkit

  9. Novant Health Connects Patients and Doctors Through Wearable Technology

  10. Half of Healthcare Organizations Poorly Positioned for Chronic Care Management Revenue

  11. Study Finds No Significant Cognitive Benefit from Moderate Exercise in Frail, Older Adults

  12. Bundled Payments for Post-Acute Care: Profiting from Alternative Payments and Clinical Redesign

  13. Can Palliative Care Improve Life for Heart Failure Inpatients?

  14. Infographic: HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules Cheat Sheet

  15. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Chronic Care Management

  16. Moving Forward with Bundled Payments: What's the Justification for Episode-Based Reimbursement?

  17. 57 Population Health Management Metrics: Assessing Risk to Maximize Reimbursement

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