Healthcare Business Weekly Update, November 13, 2017
November 13, 2017  Vol. IX, No. 32
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. Five Factors Behind $933 Billion Increase in U.S. Healthcare Spending: JAMA

  2. Most States Fall Short in Providing Healthcare Price and Quality Information: Altarum-CPR Report

  3. Four Ways CMS 2018 Quality Payment Program Supports 'Patients Over Paperwork' Pledge

  4. MACRA Physician Quality Reporting: Positioning Your Practice for the MIPS Merit-Based Incentive Payment System

  5. CMS Releases 2018 Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Results, 2019 Program Changes

  6. JAPhA Study: Community Pharmacists Enhance Care in Patient-Centered Medical Home

  7. 2017 Healthcare Benchmarks: Patient Engagement

  8. New Chart: What Are a Case Manager's Typical Duties?

  9. HealthSounds Episode: Pinnacle Patient Engagement Coach for Clinicians Is Supportive Peer at Provider's Elbow

  10. The Four Pillars of WVU's Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Health to Halt Chronic Disease

  11. Infographic: Healthcare Payments Myths

  12. Trends Shaping the Healthcare Industry in 2018: A Strategic Planning Session

  13. Case Management in 2017: More Care Team Integration, While Face-to-Face CM Encounters Edge Out Telephonic

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

  15. Five States Make Dramatic Strides in Patient Safety, According to Latest Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades

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

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