Healthcare Business Weekly Update, December 1, 2014

December 1, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 45
Sponsored by: Physician Quality Rewards for Population Health Management

Humana recently distributed $76.8 million in quality awards to approximately 4,700 physician practices through Humana's Provider Quality Reward programs. During this December 16th webinar, Chip Howard, Humana's vice president of payment innovation in the provider development center of excellence, shares details on these value-based programs. Click here to register or for more details.


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  1. Over One-Third of Hospitalization Costs in Low-Income Communities Associated with Behavioral Health

  2. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Stratifying High-Risk Patients

  3. Infographic: Healthcare Transparency

  4. Regions Care Plans Help to Script Patient Outcomes, Satisfaction

  5. Rethinking Readmissions: Patient-Centered Collaborations in Care Transition Management

  6. Feedback Sought for Tenth Annual 'State of the Healthcare Industry' Survey

  7. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2015: A Strategic Planning Session

  8. Care Coordinator, Navigator Among New Roles Supporting Value-Based Healthcare

  9. Embedded Case Management in Primary Care and Work Sites: Referral, Stratification and Protocols

  10. New Chart: What are the Top ACO Reimbursement Models?

  11. Collaboration Between Hospitals, Paramedics Improves Heart Attack Survival, Shortens ED Wait Times

  12. 57 Population Health Management Metrics: Assessing Risk to Maximize Reimbursement

  13. PCMH-Neighbor Concept Builds on Patient-Centered Medical Home Momentum

  14. CMS Chronic Care Management Medicare Reimbursement: Sizeable Revenue, Health Outcome Opportunities

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