Healthcare Business Weekly Update, October 24, 2016
October 24, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 32
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  1. CMS's QIO Innovation Projects Aim To Drive Better Care, Smarter Spending and Better Outcomes

  2. Private Payers Slow to Partner with Health Systems on Value-Based Models

  3. Positioning for Value-Based Reimbursement: Leveraging Care Management for Clinical and Financial Outcomes

  4. Care Coordination in 2016: Though Oversight of Complex Comorbid Spans Continuum, Reimbursement Remains Uneven

  5. Care Coordination of Highest-Risk Patients: Business Case for Managing Complex Populations

  6. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey-Hosted Training Gives Hospital Pharmacy Staff, Caregivers "Best in Class" Protocols on Mediciation Management

  7. Engage a Pharmacist and 12 More Prescriptions for Medication Management

  8. Faster Access To Patient Information Results in Improved Emergency Care: U-M Health System Study

  9. New Chart: 5 Immediate Steps to Prepare for MACRA

  10. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Data Analytics and Integration

  11. Waits for Care and Hospital Beds Growing Dramatically for Psychiatric Emergency Patients

  12. Perioperative Surgical Home Improves Patient Outcomes and Satisfaction, Shortens Hospital Stays

  13. Remote Monitoring of High-Risk Patients: Telehealth Protocols for Chronic Care Management

  14. Infographic: 10 Things To Know About MACRA

  15. Home Visits for Clinically Complex Patients: Targeting Transitional Care for Maximum Outcomes and ROI

  16. Connected Care Management: Don't Discount Provider Intuition

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