Healthcare Business Weekly Update, December 28, 2015

December 28, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 45
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. 2015 Healthcare Headlines: Top Stories Trace Route to Value-Based Reimbursement and Care

  2. Medicare Drug Spending Dashboard Designed to Boost Cost Transparency

  3. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2016: Performance Expectations for the Healthcare Industry

  4. Kaiser Permanente: Physician-Patient E-Mail Improves Health, Impacts Efficiency of Care

  5. Top 2016 Healthcare Industry Development Areas: New Chart

  6. Medication Management: Using Clinical Pharmacists to Complete Comprehensive Drug Therapy Management Post-Discharge in High-Risk Patients

  7. Are RNs More Likely to Identify High-Risk Medication Discrepancies?

  8. Half of Consumers Can't Access Electronic Health Data: HealthMine Survey

  9. Patient Engagement Elevates Satisfaction, Care Plan Adherence and Quality: 2015 Metrics

  10. Infographic: How Do We Fight Chronic Disease?

  11. Remote Patient Monitoring for Chronic Condition Management: Leveraging Technology in a Value-Based System

  12. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Post-Acute Care Trends

  13. Study: Mental Disorders Associated with Subsequent Chronic Physical Conditions

  14. Memorial Hermann Immerses Care Managers in 'Micro Culture' of Physician Practices

  15. Two-Thirds of Healthcare Organizations Report Remote Monitoring of Patients

  16. Care Coordination in an ACO: Population Health Management from Wellness to End-of-Life

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