Healthcare Business Weekly Update, October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017  Vol. IX, No. 26
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  1. 2017 Annual Cost of Care Survey: Costs Continue to Rise Across All Care Settings

  2. AMA Dashboard Tracks CMS Moves Toward Regulatory Relief

  3. Care Coordination in an ACO: Population Health Management from Wellness to End-of-Life

  4. Chronic Care Plus for the Chronically Homeless: 'Recuperative Care on Steroids'

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

  6. Patient Engagement in 2017: Educate in Face of Social Health Determinants, Health Literacy Hurdles

  7. Electronic Triage Tool Improves Patient Care in Emergency Departments: Johns Hopkins

  8. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Case Management

  9. All Hospital Partners Achieve Positive NPRA in Bundled Payment Initiative: Remedy Partners

  10. Infographic: Are Specialty Practices Prepared for MACRA?

  11. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2017: Performance Expectations for the Healthcare Industry

  12. New Chart: What Are the Leading ACO Quality/Efficiency/Satisfaction Measure Sets?

  13. Cedars Sinai Study: Seniors Benefit from Depression Treatment as Much as Younger Patients Do

  14. HealthSounds Episode: Adapting Social Determinants of Health Screenings for Different Populations

  15. Community Intervention among Low-Income Patients Improves Blood Pressure Control

  16. Social Determinants and Population Health: Redesigning Care Management to Bridge Clinical and Non-Medical Services

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