NursingHeart Failure Program Lowers Mortality, Readmissions
Nurse practitioner support after hospital discharge improves outcomes among heart failure patients.
FinanceFee-For-Service Model Least Effective for Outcomes and Costs
Momentum is building for value-based programs, with respondents expecting strong growth in the share of patients in value-based programs over...
InnovationAtul Gawande Named CEO of Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, JPMorgan Healthcare Initiative
The companies' pick says he's 'thrilled' to be taking the helm of this initiative and looking forward to his continued...
StrategySpectrum Health Integrates Telehealth, Patient Portal to Cut Costs
A Michigan health system's patient portal has a half million accounts, and its telemedicine service has doubled volume in the...
Strategy3 Keys for Population Health Success That Don't Require Capitation
Contrary to popular belief, capitation is not a necessary condition for truly implementing population health at the system level, according...
StrategyAMA, Anthem to Identify, Promote High-value Care
The collaborative looks to improve patient healthcare literacy, develop value-based payment models, improve access to data and eliminate low-value prior...
Clinical CareVerma Renews Commitment to Value-Based Models
When quality metrics are too numerous or complicated, they create ?roadblocks to quality care,? said the CMS administrator.
Clinical CareStudy: Nearly Half of Patients Received Low-Value Care
That overuse of care amounted to an estimated $282 million in unnecessary healthcare spending in one year.
FinanceAnnual Industry Outlook: Exploring Investments and ROI
Financial conditions continue to be challenging for many providers.