Accountable Care

Dec 15, 2017 | Susan Morse
Physician groups want risk-bearing models and the ability to offer Medicare Advantage plans to level…
Nov 28, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expensive branded drugs, diagnostic testing and imaging for some patients prior to low-risk surgery and population-based…
Nov 22, 2017 | Susan Morse
Advanced payment models should qualify as downside risk for advanced APMs under MACRA, AHA says.
Nov 09, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
System scored 90 percent for their quality performance measures, scored perfect in the "At-Risk…
Want to improve your ACO performance? Look overseas
Nov 08, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Multidisciplinary teams and shifts to less costly sites and treatment models are being used in places like…
ECRI's top 10 tech hazards for 2018
Nov 07, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
ECRI Institute weighed factors like severity, likelihood that the hazard could cause serious injury or death,…
EHR connectivity, more revenue
Nov 03, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
New Mexico hospital leans on Zoeticx tech to bridge the gap between medical quality and patient care.
Oct 30, 2017 | Susan Morse
Top earner Palm Beach Accountable Care Organization saved Medicare $62 million, earning $30 million for the ACO.
hospital-owned nursing homes
Oct 18, 2017 | Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News
Hospitals gain from more patients going to nursing homes licensed under its name.
Next Gen, Pioneer ACOs saved in 2016
Oct 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
This is despite seven NextGen ACOs having lost money, and three had dropped out in 2016 due to financial…