Medical Home Monitor, March 4, 2013
March 4, 2013 Volume V, No. 5

  1. The Hospital as Medical Home: Joint Commission Offers New PCMH Certification

  2. Study Reveals Physician Attitudes About Value-Based Care

  3. TransforMED Streamlines Change Readiness Survey Tool for Patient-Centered Medical Home Model

  4. Infographic: Improving Care Transitions with Quality Improvement Organizations

  5. Prompts from EHRs Improve Blood Pressure, Diabetes and Tobacco Management in 3 Million NYC Residents

  6. Latest Patient-Centered Care Index: Physicians Perform Poorly In Understanding Patient Values

  7. New Chart: Top 5 Embedded Case Manager-Patient Interactions

  8. Geisinger Remote Monitoring Reduces All-Cause 30-Day Readmission Rates

  9. Q&A: What types of systems can be overlaid onto an EHR to measure and demonstrate physician performance?

  10. RWJ Forum on Reducing Readmissions: "Hospital Discharge is Tipping Point"

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