Healthcare Business Weekly Update, June 15, 2015

June 15, 2015  Vol. XVII, No. 18
Sponsored by: Embedded Care Coordination for At-Risk Populations: A Case Study from Yale New Haven Health System

During this June 18, 2015 webinar, Amanda Skinner, executive director, clinical integration and population health, Yale New Haven Health System, and Vivian Argento, executive director, geriatric and palliative care services, Bridgeport Hospital, will share the critical role that these various embedded care coordinators play as the organization takes on more financial risk for its employees and other covered lives. Click here to register or obtain more information.

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  1. Typical U.S. Hospital Charges 3.4 Times Medicare-Allowable Rate: Study

  2. Healthcare Spending Growth Rate Projected to Dip in 2016

  3. New Healthcare Metric: What Is the Average Monthly Caseload of Embedded Case Managers?

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

  5. Data Analytics Drive Success in Value-Based Contracts: Survey

  6. Hospital Shift Changes, Patient Transfers Vulnerable to Mistakes: Study

  7. 2015 Healthcare Benchmarks: Care Transitions Management

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

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

  10. HHS' 7-Point Falls Prevention Plan Reduces Long-Term Care Costs by One-Third Over 3 Years

  11. Patient Engagement Through Digital Health Solutions: Infographic

  12. Walgreens, MDLIVE Expand Telehealth Platform to 3 New States, Add Desktop, Tablet Functionality

  13. Telehealth & Telemedicine in 2015: Remote Monitoring, Wearable Devices Upgrade Burgeoning Industry

  14. Medicare Pioneer ACO: Care Management, Quality Improvement and Data Integration Yields Substantial Performance Gains

  15. New Population Health Management Strategy for 'Emergent-Risk:' Arrest Trajectory of Compounding Conditions, Cost

  16. Home Visits for High-Risk Patients: Tools, Timing and Outcomes

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