Healthcare Business Weekly Update, May 4, 2015

May 4, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 13
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  1. Evidence-Based Care, Obesity Among 15 'Vital Signs' for Monitoring Nation's Health: IOM Report

  2. 2014 Healthcare Benchmarks: Population Health Management

  3. Infographic: Contrasts in Healthcare Coverage

  4. Accessibility, Visibility Reasons to Embed Case Managers into Primary Care, Workplace

  5. Embedded Case Management in Primary Care and Workplace Clinics: Skill Sets, Stratification and Protocols

  6. Low Health Literacy Linked to Heart Failure Deaths After Hospitalization

  7. Reducing Readmissions for Heart Failure Patients: A Multidisciplinary Approach for the Medicare Population

  8. Johns Hopkins Study Questions Quality of U.S. Health Data

  9. Stratifying High-Risk, High-Cost Patients: Benchmarks, Predictive Algorithms and Data Analytics

  10. New Chart: What is the Most Critical Transition of Care?

  11. Healthcare Trends for 2015: Promise in Payment Reform, Population Health and Partnerships

  12. Physician Networks Impact Rate of Preventable Hospital Admissions

  13. Guide to Physician Performance-Based Reimbursement: Payoffs from Incentives, Data Sharing and Clinical Integration

  14. Mobile Apps Connect Community of Care Around High-Risk, Chronically Ill Patients

  15. Billable Chronic Care Management Services: What Counts as Care Coordination, and What Doesn't?

  16. Work Site Medical Home Targets Chronic Conditions, Reduces Healthcare Costs

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

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