Healthcare Business Weekly Update, November 28, 2016
November 28, 2016  Vol. XVIII, No. 37
Sponsored by: Social Determinants and Population Health: Moving Beyond Clinical Data in a Value-Based Healthcare System

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  1. CMS Submits 97 Value-Based Healthcare Cost, Quality Measures for NQF Review

  2. Palliative Care Improves Quality Of Life, Lessens Symptoms: UPMC Study

  3. 2016 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Coordination

  4. Infographic: MACRA Pathways

  5. Trends Shaping Healthcare in 2017: Employ Technology for Patient Engagement

  6. Retail Medical Clinics Do Not Reduce Visits to Hospital Emergency Departments for Minor Health Ailments: RAND Study

  7. Chronic Care Management Reimbursement Compliance: Physician Requirements for Value-Based Revenue

  8. Providers and ACO Data Analytics: Too Much Information Is Not Helpful

  9. Medication Management in 2016: Polypharmacy, Diabetes Patients Priorities for Pharmacist-Led Interventions

  10. Integrated Health Coaching: Reducing Risk and Empowering Change across the Health Continuum

  11. New Chart: What Are the Top Metrics for Evaluating Health Coaching Success?

  12. Home Visits for High-Risk Patients: Tools, Timing and Outcomes

  13. CDC Estimates Preventable Deaths from 5 Leading Causes

  14. 9 Protocols to Promote Patient Engagement in High-Risk, High-Cost Populations

  15. Post-ACA, Community Health Centers See Large Rise in Newly Insured, Small Drop in Uninsured

  16. New Medicaid Drug Spending Dashboard Tracks Outpatient Prescription Costs

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