Healthcare Business Weekly Update, October 31, 2016
October 31, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 33
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  1. One-Quarter of U.S. Healthcare Payors Implement Alternative Payment Models

  2. CMS: 7 Advanced APMs Expand 2017 Clinician Opportunities Under Quality Payment Program

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

  4. To Boost Population Health, ACOs Seek to Further Align with Community Organizations

  5. Chronic Care Management: Is Healthcare Positioned for Care Coordination Revenue?

  6. Post-Acute Care Trends: Cross-Setting Collaborations to Align Clinical Standards and Provider Demands

  7. OPTIMISTIC Study: Nurse Practitioners Improve Nursing Home Care Transitions, Reduce Errors

  8. New State Mental Health Rankings: 56 Percent of Adults Still Don't Receive Treatment

  9. Model for Preventive Medicine: Kaiser Permanente Leads Nation in 21 Quality Measures

  10. New Chart: Risk Factors Identifying Patients for Pharmacist-Led Medication Management

  11. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Coordination

  12. Two-Thirds of Physicians Lack Tools to Deliver High-Value Care: Deloitte Survey

  13. 3 Embedded Care Coordination Models to Manage Diverse High-Risk, High-Cost Patients Across the Continuum

  14. Infographic: How Healthcare Technology Disrupts the Traditional Market

  15. Framework for Patient Engagement: 6 Stages to Success in a Value-Based Health System

  16. CHRISTUS Remote Monitoring for Chronic Condition Management: Coaching Patients to Wellness at Home

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