Accountable Care

Allina Health
Jan 31 | Susan Morse
By examining data on care variation and outcomes, the health system was able to reduce the length of stay for…
EHRs and interoperability
Jan 29 | Jeff Lagasse
ATM's interoperable functionality has been a benchmark for EHRs and now, they're making…
Care New England, Partners take big step toward future merger
Jan 26 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The mutual decision to enter into a definitive agreement is the next step toward CNE…
Jan 15 | Susan Morse
BPCI 2.0 is further evidence that CMS is continuing down the road road to value, triggering provider confidence and…
Natural language processing for value-based care
Jan 10 | Bill Siwicki
Health systems are using NLP tools to maximize the performance of existing risk arrangements and…
Medicare adds 124 ACOs
Jan 08 | Jeff Lagasse
The ACOs will add 1.5 million Medicare patients, bringing the total to 10.5 million.
Clinical analytics market
Dec 29, 2017 | Mike Miliard
While American providers need it for value-based care, hospitals abroad want the tools for their own quality initiatives, but the high…
Vermont health information exchange
Dec 28, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Consultants found HIE is not meeting state needs and patients lack confidence so they are working on an improvement plan.
Medicare Shared Savings program
Dec 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
Some ACOs say integrated systems and EHRs are necessary, while others put emphasis on physician…