Healthcare Business Weekly Update, December 14, 2015

December 14, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 43
Sponsored by: Physician Reimbursement in 2016: Workflow Optimization for Chronic Care Management and Advance Care Planning

During this 45-minute webinar on January 26 at 1:30 pm Eastern, Robert Fortini, PNP, chief clinical officer for Bon Secours Medical Group, will provide an inside look at his organization's experience with CMS' chronic care management reimbursement this year and how they are leveraging this experience for CMS' newest billable event in 2016—advance care planning. The program will encompass CCM obstacles, reporting, marketing, success measures, and more. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. Blue Shield of California ACOs Achieve $325M in Savings in First 5 Years

  2. One-Fourth of U.S. Primary Care Doctors Say Practices Unprepared to Manage Chronic Illness: Commonwealth Study

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

  4. Top Funding Sources for Telehealth & Telemedicine: New Chart

  5. Medicare Adds Patient Experience Scores, ACO Performance Data, More to Hospital Compare, Physician Compare Sites

  6. Accountable Care Strategies to Improve Hospital-SNF Care Transitions

  7. The Joint Commission Launches Campaign to Reduce Readmissions

  8. Accountable Care Organization Trends: One-Fifth Primed for 'Next Generation ACO' Participation

  9. HealthEdge 'State of the Payor' Survey: Majority of Insurers Undertaking Transformative, Technology-Driven Change

  10. Infographic: Patient-Driven Healthcare Through Mobile Technology

  11. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Remote Patient Monitoring

  12. 44 Percent of Employers Anticipate Worker Healthcare Costs Will Rise in Next 24-36 Months

  13. Trends Shaping the Healthcare Industry in 2016: A Strategic Planning Session

  14. Can Technology Solve the Patient Engagement Puzzle? Advice from Intermountain Healthcare

  15. 10 Medication Adherence Facts to Know in 2015

  16. 11 Profitable Value-Based Reimbursement Models: Lessons from Early Adopters

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