Healthcare Business Weekly Update, September 21, 2015

September 21, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 31
Sponsored by: Care Coordination in an ACO: Managing the Population Health Continuum from Wellness to End-of-Life

Memorial Hermann's multi-layered, patient-centered approach to care coordination of its ACO covered lives is designed to cover these members under a population health umbrella spanning the entire continuum of care. During this 45-minute webinar on September 29, 2015, Mary Folladori, RN, MSN, FACM, CMAC, system director of care management at the Memorial Hermann Physician Network and ACO, will provide care coordination strategies and results from this top-performing Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP). Click here to register or for more information.

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  1. AMGA 2015 Medical Group Risk Survey Identifies 3 Barriers to Value-Based Reimbursement

  2. Top-Performing Tenet Michigan Pioneer ACO Saves $39 Million Over 3 Years

  3. Top Chronic Care Management Challenges: New Chart

  4. Accountable Care Strategies to Improve Hospital-SNF Care Transitions

  5. PCMH Model Saves $50 PMPM, But At What Physician Cost? Study

  6. Bundled Payments for Post-Acute Care: 4 Critical Paths To Success

  7. 5 Reasons Post-Acute Care Should Participate in Bundled Payments

  8. Kaiser Permanente Adds Nearly 500 Mental Health Therapists in California

  9. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Transitions Management

  10. Customized Training Helps Rural Doctors Meet Emergency Medicine Needs

  11. 2015 Post-Acute Care Trends: 3 Tactics to Improve Care Quality and Lower Cost

  12. CDC: All Nursing Homes Should Implement Core Elements to Improve Antibiotic Use

  13. Infographic: Post-Acute Care's Challenge to Foster 'Warm Handoffs'

  14. 6 Value-Based Physician Reimbursement Models: Action Plans for Alignment, Analytics and Profitability

  15. 1 in 10 Mobile Health Apps Supports Remote Monitoring; 25% Target Disease Management, Treatment

  16. Remote Patient Monitoring for Chronic Condition Management: Leveraging Technology in a Value-Based System

  17. Road Shows, Report Cards Engage Providers in Top-Performing Medicare Pioneer ACO

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