Healthcare Business Weekly Update, September 8, 2014

September 8, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 33

Sponsored by: Embedded Case Management in Primary Care and Work Sites: Referral, Stratification and Protocols

  1. 8 Percent Fewer ER Visits for Patients Treated in Patient-Centered Medical Home
  2. Generating Medical Home Savings and Quality Improvements Through Outcome-Based Measures
  3. Infographic: Top 5 Health Data Breaches
  4. Kaiser Permanente's Total Panel Ownership Avoids 'Cookie Cutter Medicine'
  5. 7 Patient-Centered Strategies to Generate Value-Based Reimbursement
  6. CMS Projects Decrease in Number of Uninsured
  7. Plunkett's Health Care Industry Almanac 2014
  8. Can Data Motivate Hospital Leaders to Improve Care Transitions?
  9. 2013 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Transitions Management
  10. New Chart: Top Tools and Technologies for Remote Patient Monitoring
  11. Quality Up, Costs Down for Aetna-Banner Health ACO
  12. Data Sources for Rate-Setting in ACOs, Exchanges and Narrow Networks
  13. HCSC’s Community Behavioral Health Links Essential to Duals Care Coordination
  14. Benchmarking Embedded Case Management Across the Population Health Continuum

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