Is the ICD-10 pilot forecast a perfect storm for healthcare? The “perfect storm” will be quickly descending upon the healthcare system.
Direct primary care, whether concierge, or ideal or micro, or contracted by employers and even forward thinking insurers, will most likely explode in size during the next decade.
The American Hospital Association (AHA) has sent a letter encouraging CMS to expedite their ICD-10 testing plans to ensure testing begins no later than January 2014
Denise B. Rabidoux, President and Chief Executive Officer, Evangelical Homes of Michigan discusses how long term care is impacting the accountable care act and its added value in integrated healthcare.
The American Medical Association (AMA) has passed recommendations for payment models that support new approaches to team-based healthcare for providing care, as long as the teams are lead by physicians.
76 percent of doctors said Affordable Care Act (ACA) will increase healthcare costs and reduce access to care ”significantly” or “somewhat”, according to a new survey
Different hospitals produce different results on different procedures.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Tenet Healthcare Corporation have agreed to collaborate to offer an innovative, statewide ACO model to deliver improved, sustainable patient care and help manage costs through Tenet’s Integrated Care Networks.
Every definition of patient centered care concludes with the observation that such care must conform to patient values and cultural preferences.
After launching the “tech surge” for HealthCare.Gov lead by Jeff Zients this week, the HHS has released an infographic that illustrates their plans on how they will improve the poorly designed HealthCare.Gov site.
On Tuesday, Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services announced that Management expert and former CEO and Chairman of two publicly traded companies Jeffrey Zients will take on the leadership role to fix the broken HealthCare.gov site
Unpaid medical bills are now the number one reason people are filing for bankruptcy. So, what is causing these staggering numbers?
Both rising premium costs and healthcare reform are seen to be driving the demand for private exchanges, according to a new survey report by Array Health.
Infographic created by Array Health, provider of private insurance exchange technology, released an infographic illustrating the impact health insurance exchanges (HIX) may have on the industry in the post-reform landscape.
America is mobile. No, I’m not referring to the mouthful of statistics about how experts estimate there to be more than 500 million mobile health users by 2015
New UPS survey highlights supply chain concerns for healthcare executives looking to drive business change & meet business goals.
On Monday, Nuance launched Clintegrity 360 | ICD-10 Education Services,, a new role based ICD-10 education management program that provides healthcare professionals with targeted ICD-10 guidance.
Infographic illustrates the $18 billion dollar impact of unnecessary hospital readmissions impact on Medicare due to poor follow up.
Ginger.io: Putting the Patient-Provider connection at the center (via Strata – Making Data Work) This posting was written by guest author Julia Bernstein of Ginger.io. Ginger.io’s CEO Anmol Madan will be speaking on this topic at Strata Rx.