Healthcare Business Weekly Update, November 16, 2015

November 16, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 39
Sponsored by: Trends Shaping the Healthcare Industry in 2016: A Strategic Planning Session

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  1. Geisinger Pilots Patient Experience 'Warranty' for Select Surgeries

  2. Value-Based Reimbursement in 2015: Quality, Satisfaction Markers Driving Healthcare Provider Rewards

  3. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Patient Engagement

  4. 8 Ways Patient Portals Engage Healthcare Consumers: New Chart

  5. Hospital Readmission Common After Emergency General Surgery

  6. Infographic: Delivering Quality Care Through Remote Patient Monitoring

  7. Intermountain Healthcare Determined to Diminish Patient Disengagement Divide

  8. Profiting from Population Health Management: Applying Analytics in Accountable Care

  9. Post-Acute Care Provider Genesis HealthCare Commits to 3 Value-Based Initiatives: Bundled Payments, MSSP and Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement

  10. Beyond the EMR: Mining Population Health Analytics to Elevate Accountable Care

  11. BCBSA Announces Largest National Network of Patient-Focused Care Programs

  12. 33 Metrics for Care Transition Management

  13. Medicare Part D Opioid Drug Mapping Tool Captures Community Prescription Habits

  14. Managing the Chronic Pain Patient: Strategies to Improve Quality of Life and Reduce Excessive Healthcare Utilization

  15. Could Chronic Care Management Medicare Reimbursement Boost Patient Portal Use?

  16. 6 Value-Based Physician Reimbursement Models: Action Plans for Alignment, Analytics and Profitability

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