Healthcare Business Weekly Update, February 2, 2015

February 2, 2015 Vol. XVII, No. 1
Sponsored by: Positioning for Value-Based Reimbursement: Workforce Development for Transitional Care, Chronic Care Management

With case managers embedded in primary care practices and some specialist practices and its experience in coordinating care via face-to-face and telephonic interactions, Bon Secours Medical Group is well-positioned to take advantage of value-based reimbursement opportunities as they roll-out. Robert Fortini, vice president and chief clinical officer with Bon Secours Medical Group, will share how his organization is developing the professional skill sets needed to adapt to new care delivery and reimbursement opportunities during this February 5th webinar. Click here to register or for more details.

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  1. HHS Announces Timetable, Goals for Medicare Value-Based Reimbursement

  2. Aligning Value-Based Reimbursement with Physician Practice Transformation

  3. Infographic: Telehealth Index

  4. Healthcare Payor Strategies for Co-Located Case Management

  5. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2015: Performance Expectations for the Healthcare Industry

  6. Pittsburgh Hospitals Reduce Emergency Department Visits, Readmissions using Patient Navigators

  7. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Reducing Hospital Readmissions

  8. Remote Monitoring, Medical Homes Top U.S. Healthcare Investment Priorities: Study

  9. Remote Monitoring of High-Risk Patients: Telehealth Protocols for Chronic Care Management

  10. New Chart: Patient Centered Specialty Care - Care Coordination Expectations

  11. Cigna, Texas Clinically Integrated Network Launch Collaborative Care Program to Improve Health, Lower Costs

  12. Blueprint for a Medical Neighborhood: Building Care Coordination Between Specialists and PCPs

  13. Chronic Care Management Medicare Reimbursement Could Boost Patient Portal Use

  14. Even with Copayments for Nonurgent Care, Medicaid Patients Still Rely on ERs: Johns Hopkins Study

  15. 5 Interventions to Reduce Avoidable ER Use by the Medicaid Population

  16. Majority Back Medicare Timeline for Value-Based Reimbursement

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