Healthcare Business Weekly Update, September 29, 2014

September 29, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 36

Sponsored by: Preparing for Value-Based Reimbursement Models: PHO Development for ACOs, Bundled Payments and Direct Contracting

  1. Anthem Blue Cross, Hospital Systems Launch Vivity, Value-Based Health System to Align Care, Improve Costs
  2. Achieving High Value Healthcare: Metrics from Medical Homes, Accountable Care and Case Management
  3. Infographic: EHR Trends in Nashville
  4. Medical Neighborhood Expectations for Physician Practices: Accountability, Communication
  5. Blueprint for a Medical Neighborhood: Building Care Coordination Between Specialists and PCPs
  6. Integrated Health Systems' Use of Long-Term Incentives More Than Doubles in Two Years: Study
  7. Driving Value-Based Reimbursement with Integrated Care Models
  8. Predictive Analytics, Registries Helping to Reduce Avoidable ER Visits
  9. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Reducing Avoidable ER Visits
  10. New Chart: Top Metrics Used to Evaluate and Measure Population Health Management Programs
  11. HHS Predicts $5.7 Billion Drop in Hospitals' Uncompensated Care Costs
  12. Hospitals and Community Benefit: New Demands, New Approaches
  13. PHO Provides Framework for Physician Success in Value-Based Payment Models
  14. Community Linkages Support HCSC’s Holistic Approach to Duals

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