Medical Home Monitor, May 5, 2014
May 5, 2014 Volume VI, No. 9

  1. Home Health Visits Greatly Lower Readmissions for Heart Surgery Patients
  2. Independence Study: Reduced Medical Costs for Diabetics Treated in Medical Homes
  3. One Million Californians Connected to Sutter Health's Online Patient Portal
  4. Infographic: In-Network Vs. Out-of-Network Provider Healthcare Costs
  5. 9 Things to Know About Patient-Centered Medical Homes in 2014
  6. New Chart: What's the ROI from Medication Adherence?
  7. Health IT, Care Coordination and Drug Shortages Top Patient Safety Concerns
  8. Transferring Telephonic Skills to Face-to-Face Embedded Case Management
  9. PCMH-Neighbor Concept Builds on Patient-Centered Medical Home Momentum
  10. Q&A: Should Case Managers Do Home Visits?

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2014 Medical Home Monitor by Healthcare Intelligence Network.
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Publisher: Melanie Matthews,

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