Healthcare Business Weekly Update, December 15, 2014

December 15, 2014 Vol. XVI, No. 47
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. Walgreens to Offer Virtual Visits via Mobile App

  2. Remote Patient Monitoring for Enhanced Care Coordination: Technology to Manage an Aging Population

  3. Infographic: What Medical Innovations Will Transform Healthcare in 2015?

  4. 5 Documentation Requirements for Chronic Care Management Reimbursement

  5. Physician Reimbursement for Chronic Care Management: Identifying New Practice Revenue Opportunities

  6. Accountable Care Supports Improved Population Health, Results for Humana Medicare Advantage Members

  7. 57 Population Health Management Metrics: Assessing Risk to Maximize Reimbursement

  8. $36.3 Million Awarded to Reward Health Center Quality Improvements: HHS

  9. Value-Based Reimbursement Answer Book: 97 FAQs on Healthcare Models, Measures and Methodology

  10. New Chart: Top Post-Acute Partnerships to Reduce Readmissions

  11. 12 Percent of Hospital Readmissions Due to Socioeconomic Factors; Safety Net Hospitals Suffer Higher Penalties

  12. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Reducing Hospital Readmissions

  13. Ochsner Health System C3: Protocols in Transition Care Management Codes Scalable for All Panel Sizes

  14. 3 Factors Driving Healthcare’s Transition from Volume to Value

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