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How to deliver effective and profitable chronic care management

How to deliver effective and profitable chronic care management | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Besides knowing the service parameters, pay rates and usage requirements for CCM codes, physicians must understand how to effectively bill for CCM in order to profitably achieve that goal.
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Improve patient care – aim for the Triple

Pay for performance models continue to experience a hard time, especially those that try to leverage capitated payment schemes to reach the ‘triple aim’ of improved population health, enhanced patient care, and cost reduction.
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What Employers Are Thinking About in Healthcare

What Employers Are Thinking About in Healthcare | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
How employers are looking to tackle health costs.
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What Employers Are Thinking About in Healthcare

 

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Do Patients Want Patient Portals?

Do Patients Want Patient Portals? | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
They might be the key to patient engagement, but how are patients using them?
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Do Patients Want Patient Portals?

 

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How Medicaid Expansion Impacts Cardiovascular Health

How Medicaid Expansion Impacts Cardiovascular Health | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Study shows Medicaid expansion could result in more favorable heart health.
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How Medicaid Expansion Impacts Cardiovascular Health

 

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Do MSSP ACOs Result in Improved Outcomes and Lower Costs?

Do MSSP ACOs Result in Improved Outcomes and Lower Costs? | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
One study suggests that, after accounting for other factors, MSSPs do not have any impact on outcomes or costs.
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Do MSSP ACOs Result in Improved Outcomes and Lower Costs?

 

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High Deductible Health Plans: What Are the Pros and Cons?

High Deductible Health Plans: What Are the Pros and Cons? | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
High-deductible employer health plans are cheaper for businesses and may also be cheaper for employees. But are they too much of a gamble?
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High Deductible Health Plans: What Are the Pros and Cons?

 

 

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Eight Ways to Help Patients Navigate Healthcare Costs

Eight Ways to Help Patients Navigate Healthcare Costs | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The first step in helping consumers navigate the cost of care is to provide them with a basic understanding of what healthcare services actually cost.
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Eight Ways to Help Patients Navigate Healthcare Costs

 

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Wound Care Pilot Improves Outcomes, Reduces Cost for AccentCare

Wound Care Pilot Improves Outcomes, Reduces Cost for AccentCare | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
A telehealth pilot targeting wound care patients has helped AccentCare cut costs and reduce readmissions for participating offices. As a result, the program — made possible through a partnership with virtual care platform Synzi — will soon see a larger rollout. The program could serve as an example for the hoards of providers industry-wide hoping …
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Wound Care Pilot Improves Outcomes, Reduces Cost for AccentCare

 

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The Biggest Ways to Reduce Specialty Drug Costs

The Biggest Ways to Reduce Specialty Drug Costs | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Managed Healthcare Executive’s Managed Care Pharmacy Survey identifies different ways specialty pharmacy stakeholders believe they can reduce industry costs moving forward.
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Geriatric care management: Building a path to healthy aging

Geriatric care management: Building a path to healthy aging | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
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Geriatric care management: Building a path to healthy aging

 

 

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How to Manage the Healthcare of a Dying Parent

How to Manage the Healthcare of a Dying Parent | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Hospitals are confusing and many doctors aren't skilled at discussing end-of-life plans. Here's what one writer learned about the healthcare system after his mother's cancer diagnosis.
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How to Manage the Healthcare of a Dying Parent

 

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Medicare Advantage Members Spend Less Than Traditional Medicare Members

Medicare Advantage Members Spend Less Than Traditional Medicare Members | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
A new study shows that members who enroll in Medicare Advantage plans may have lower spending.
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Medicare Advantage Members Spend Less Than Traditional Medicare Members

 

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The Impact of a Hospital Post-Acute Care Program on Value-Based Care

The Impact of a Hospital Post-Acute Care Program on Value-Based Care | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Medicare’s Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI-A) model continues to incentivize value-based care.
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The Impact of a Hospital Post-Acute Care Program on Value-Based Care

 

 

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How Healthcare Executive Compensation Is Impacted by Value-Based Payments

How Healthcare Executive Compensation Is Impacted by Value-Based Payments | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The future of executive compensation at managed care organizations will be based on incentives.
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How Healthcare Executive Compensation Is Impacted by Value-Based Payments

 

 

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Will Price Transparency in Health Care Lower Costs or Backfire?

Will Price Transparency in Health Care Lower Costs or Backfire? | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
So far, attempts at transparency in health care fees has not shifted consumer behavior – and too much pricing information could be counterproductive.
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Will Price Transparency in Health Care Lower Costs or Backfire?

 

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Tips for Cutting Down on Readmissions

Tips for Cutting Down on Readmissions | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Strategies include following up with patients after hospital discharge to check on their status.
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How Outpatient Services Can Impact Mental Health

How Outpatient Services Can Impact Mental Health | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The steps health executives should take to improve mental healthcare.
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How Outpatient Services Can Impact Mental Health

 

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Tackling True Cost Transparency in Healthcare

Tackling True Cost Transparency in Healthcare | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The Trump Administration is calling for better price transparency to help control healthcare costs—but is publishing list prices enough?
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Tackling True Cost Transparency in Healthcare

 

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Do More Medicare Beneficiaries Enroll in Traditional Medicare Their First Year?

Do More Medicare Beneficiaries Enroll in Traditional Medicare Their First Year? | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Why Medicare Advantage isn’t as popular for first-year Medicare beneficiaries.
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Do More Medicare Beneficiaries Enroll in Traditional Medicare Their First Year?

 

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Balancing the Costs of Rare Disease Treatment

Balancing the Costs of Rare Disease Treatment | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The rare disease community struggles to balance care with costs.
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Balancing the Costs of Rare Disease Treatment

 

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How Technology Can Streamline Healthcare Management

How Technology Can Streamline Healthcare Management | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
It is through technology that patients are able to gain access to the most cutting-edge medical procedures and treatments. However, with the very low doctor-patient ratio, with WHO …
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How Technology Can Streamline Healthcare Management

 

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Top Challenges in Managing Diabetes

Top Challenges in Managing Diabetes | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
The leading problems that endocrinologists and educators see from their daily interactions with diabetes patients.
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The Ongoing Struggle to Lower Health Care Costs for Employers and Employees

The Ongoing Struggle to Lower Health Care Costs for Employers and Employees | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Health care avoidance is costing businesses a lot of money. One solution is giving employees more clarity on care and coverage.
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Analytics Help Payers Take a More Surgical Approach to Reimbursement

Analytics Help Payers Take a More Surgical Approach to Reimbursement | Case Management in Health Care | Scoop.it
Surgery shouldn’t be the first step when considering treatment. Analytics can help the determine the best path that leaves patients healthier and payers with fewer costs.
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Analytics Help Payers Take a More Surgical Approach to Reimbursement

 

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