Healthcare Business Weekly Update, October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017  Vol. IX, No. 30
Sponsored by: Innovative Community-Clinical Partnerships: Reducing Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities through Community Transformation

As part of its mission to improve the health of residents of Bronx, N.Y. and address healthcare disparities, Bronx Health REACH continues to create community-based healthcare partnerships to advance these goals.

During Innovative Community-Clinical Partnerships: Reducing Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities through Community Transformation, a November 16th webinar at 1:30 p.m. Eastern, Charmaine Ruddock, project director, Bronx Health REACH, will share the details behind the innovative partnerships established by Bronx Health REACH with area faith-based programs, bodegas, restaurants, schools, clinics and local art groups and how these partnerships are promoting the health and well-being of area residents. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. Under Opioid Crisis Public Health Emergency, Expect More Telemedicine to Treat Addiction

  2. By 2025, Value-Based Care Will Drive More Than Half of Healthcare Provider IT Spending: Everest Group Report

  3. Premiums for ACA Silver Exchange Plans Rise 34% on Average in 2018: Avalere Analysis

  4. Cleveland Clinic ACO Achieves $42 Million in Savings, 96.3% Quality Score in 2016

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

  6. Yale-Led Study Will Examine Environmental, Socioeconomic Health Disparities in Senior Populations

  7. New Chart: The Most Significant Barrier to Patient Engagement

  8. Community Transition Program for Stroke Survivors Improves Health, Reduces Cost: University of Kentucky

  9. The Science of Successful Care Transition Management: Leveraging Home Visits to Improve Readmissions and ROI

  10. Infographic: Banking the Upside from Value-Based Reimbursement

  11. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Community Health Partnerships

  12. Social Determinants of Health in 2017: Scarcity of Supportive Services Hampers SDOH Linkages

  13. Patient Portal Roll-Out Strategy: Activating and Engaging Patients in Self-Care and Population Health

  14. New MintHealth PHR Empowers Patients to Take Control of their Health and Data via Blockchain Technology

  15. Homelessness and Healthcare: Creating a Safety Net for Super Utilizers with Medical Bridge Housing

  16. HealthSounds Episode: Healthcare Should Employ Technology for Patient Engagement in 2017

  17. Walgreens Stocking Life-Saving Narcan® Nasal Spray in All Pharmacies Nationwide

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