Healthcare Business Weekly Update, November 23, 2015

November 23, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 40
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  1. Final Rule for Joint Replacement Bundled Payments Favors Composite Quality Score

  2. Humana Medicare Advantage Members Show Better Health and Quality Through Value-Based Models

  3. Bundled Payments for Post-Acute Care: Profiting from Alternative Payments and Clinical Redesign

  4. Frequency of Chronic Care Patient Visits: New Chart

  5. McKesson Reimbursement Manager Tool Helps Payors Handle Mix of Value-Based FFS Payments

  6. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Value-Based Reimbursement

  7. Two-Thirds of Americans Suffer from a Chronic Health Condition: Study

  8. Infographic: 7 Critical Steps in Caring for High-Need, High-Cost Patients

  9. Trends Shaping Healthcare for 2016: Rethink Patient Experience in Response to Consumerism

  10. 4 Patient Engagement Strategies from a Top-Performing Medicare ACO

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

  12. 2015 Post-Acute Care Trends: Care Transition Management, PAC Partnerships Foster 'Warm Handoffs'

  13. Hybrid Embedded Case Management: New Model for Cross-Continuum Care Coordination

  14. Press Ganey Report Establishes Safety as Key Dimension of Patient Experience

  15. FDA Approves First App-Based Remote Monitoring System for Patients with Implantable Pacemakers

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

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