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Clinical integration model gets FTC green light - amednews.com

Clinical integration model gets FTC green light - amednews.com | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Formation of a physician-hospital organization in Oklahoma likely will avoid antitrust scrutiny, the commission says in its first such ruling since ACA enactment.
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Rivka Galchen: All the World’s Diseases Come to Elmhurst Hospital

Rivka Galchen: All the World’s Diseases Come to Elmhurst Hospital | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Elmhurst Hospital Center, in Queens, serves 1.7 million patients a year, and offers translation services in a hundred and fifty-three languages.
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The Scientific 7-Minute Workout

The Scientific 7-Minute Workout | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
In 12 exercises deploying only body weight, a chair and a wall, it fulfills the latest mandates for high-intensity effort, which essentially combines a long run and a visit to the weight room into about seven minutes of steady discomfort — all of...
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Hospital Bill Shocker: U.S. Releases Thousands Of Records Showing Huge, Wildly Differing Prices

Hospital Bill Shocker: U.S. Releases Thousands Of Records Showing Huge, Wildly Differing Prices | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
When a patient arrives at Bayonne Hospital Center in New Jersey requiring treatment for the respiratory ailment known as COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, she faces an official price tag of $99,690.
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Hospital Billing Varies Wildly, U.S. Data Shows

Hospital Billing Varies Wildly, U.S. Data Shows | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Data being released for the first time shows that hospitals charge Medicare vastly differing amounts for the same procedure, often far above what the program typically reimburses.
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Plan to Shut Long Island College Hospital Is Withdrawn

Plan to Shut Long Island College Hospital Is Withdrawn | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
State officials said Long Island College Hospital would not be closed, after weeks of protests and a lawsuit by labor unions and doctors.
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Why Doctors Are Sued

Why Doctors Are Sued | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
What’s the most common cause of medical malpractice payments? Surgical mistakes? Overdoses? Obstetric errors? The answer is none of the above.
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When Deviants Do Good

When Deviants Do Good | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
The positive deviance approach, which identifies and builds on existing behaviors and practices that produce results, has worked to reduce malnutrition, hospital infection rates and other problems.
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What Business Can Learn From Medicine - Health - The Atlantic

What Business Can Learn From Medicine - Health - The Atlantic | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
The Atlantic covers breaking news, analysis, opinion around politics, business, culture, international, science, technology, national profiles on the official site of the Atlantic Magazine.
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Free Market Healthcare

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A critique of the award-winning documentary, Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare, airing on CNN.

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Kaiser Permanente Is Seen as Face of Future Health Care

Kaiser Permanente Is Seen as Face of Future Health Care | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Although Kaiser Permanente is considered an example of the future of health care, its chief acknowledges that it has not been able to deliver that care at a low enough cost.
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The Advisory Board Company - Next-generation clinical integration: Early findings from a new research initiative

As clinical integration networks mature, how do they move beyond basic performance improvement to meet broader care transformation goals? New Health Care Advisory Board research will examine this issue.
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Esther Dyson’s Population Health Dream - HealthLeaders Media

Esther Dyson’s Population Health Dream - HealthLeaders Media | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
The former Wall Street technology analyst turned key Silicon Valley investor believes city-wide ecosystems of health incentives and disincentives for
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The Hot Spotters Sequel: Population Health Heroes

The Hot Spotters Sequel: Population Health Heroes | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Frail elderly and polychronic patients are a special challenge for our healthcare system. Many have tried and failed to get these two tough cohorts of patients on track to better health.
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American Health Care as a Source of Humor

American Health Care as a Source of Humor | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
How American hospitals reach their pricing policies could make you laugh, if you’re not a patient, an economist writes.
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Glimpsing the Future of E-Health Care From a Rio Favela

Merging mobile tech with medical training shows how health can be improved in one of the poorest areas of Rio de Janeiro
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How Status Symbols Lose Meaning In The Wrong Context

How Status Symbols Lose Meaning In The Wrong Context | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
The following is an excerpt from Hidden in Plain Sight: How to Create Extraordinary Products for Tomorrow’s Customers by Jan Chipchase with Simon Steinhardt (Harper Business).In the early days of ancient Rome, the toga was the national garment,...
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May-Britt and Edvard Moser Explore the Brain’s GPS

May-Britt and Edvard Moser Explore the Brain’s GPS | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
May-Britt and Edvard I. Moser are exploring the way the brain records and remembers movement in space, which they speculate may be the basis of all memory.
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Commission Gives Insight on Expected Health Increases

Commission Gives Insight on Expected Health Increases | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
As regulators look to protect consumers, a panel of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners analyzed steps that states can take to mitigate expected rises.
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The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers

The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
How conveying that good behavior is the social norm can change how people drink, recycle and even pay their taxes.
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German health care is not single payer

German health care is not single payer | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
CounterpointAs a participant in a seminar hosted by the Minnesota Urological Society last weekend, I read some curious things about the German health system in a recent commentary (“Single-payer health care: What it is, what it isn’t,”
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