Healthcare Business Weekly Update, April 20, 2015

April 20, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 11
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  1. Senate's Repeal of Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate Strengthens Move Toward Value-Based Physician Reimbursement

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

  3. Infographic: HealthTech Trends

  4. PHOs Let Quality, Cost Guide Them Toward Value-Based Reimbursement

  5. Physician-Hospital Organizations: Framework for Clinical Integration and Value-Based Reimbursement.

  6. CMS Releases First Ever Hospital Compare Star Ratings

  7. Hospitals and Community Benefit: New Demands, New Approaches

  8. IT Successfully Improves the Triple Aim Related to Improving Patient Experience, Healthcare Costs, Population Health: HIMSS Survey

  9. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Telehealth & Telemedicine

  10. New Chart: Patient Data Used for Health Risk Stratification

  11. Care Transitions Management in 2015: EMRs, Discharge Summaries Sharpen Communication Between Care Sites

  12. Can Early Use of Palliative Care in Cancer Improve Patients' Lives, Outcomes?

  13. Case Management for Advanced Illness: Best Practices in End-of-Life Care

  14. 3 Goals of Hospital Home Visits: Reconciliation, Red Flags and Re-Education

  15. Healthcare's Volume-to-Value Transition: How to Get Paid While You're Waiting

  16. Twitter Can Help Predict Emergency Room Visits

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

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