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PwC: Population health programs need analytics, funding and a retail mindset
May 27, 2016
The consulting firm's Health Research Institute shares six steps to achieve high-performing population health management initiatives.
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Mayo Clinic's quick tips for driving patient engagement
Operations Manager Angie Puffer reveals tactics that have worked well for Mayo.
Geisinger CEO says patient-centered care can solve all healthcare problems
David Feinberg, MD, said that the healthcare industry is ripe for Uber-like disruption.
OCR says doctors can charge patients more than $6.50 to access medical records
Providers have the option to calculate the actual cost of electronic copies of records and charge...
Two California doctors convicted of $8.8 million in hospice fraud
Doctors falsely certified Medicare patients were dying and qualified for hospice care, when few...
AmSurg scoops up a pair of anesthesiology practices
The company already owns 256 ambulatory surgery centers and one surgical hospital.
6 privacy landmines and how to avoid stepping on them
An attorney outlines some of the biggest pitfalls healthcare organizations are encountering and...
Doctors' house calls saving money for Medicare
A pilot project in Portland, Oregon, saved an average of $13,600 for each patient during the first...
Understanding HIPAA in the world of mobile health
A legal expert and a former Office for Civil Rights investigator share tips on complying with the...
The essence of population health? Design and user experience
Intermountain director of innovation Todd Dunn said that population health management and patient...
CMS highlights progress from Health Care Innovation Awards
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services pointed to early signs of success on cost,...
Staff scheduling tools help manage employees to make the practice run smoothly, getting doctors and nurses to the right place when they're needed.
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5 tips for switching to a new EHR
September 28, 2015
Business strategies for minimizing the financial impact of electronic health record replacement.
ICD-10 debuts, angers doctors already
October 02, 2015
"It doesn't help the patient, it doesn't help us," one doctor explained of ICD-10. "This is going to slow us down more. It's a crazy environment."
Is a direct payment model right for you?
October 05, 2015
Nearly half of independent practices are considering a transition to new payment model in the next 3 years, largely because those physicians get to spend more time with patients.
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The highest hurdles ACOs face
September 14, 2015
Accountable care organizations' top challenge is one that some 80 percent of ACOs face on an ongoing basis.
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How to get a handle on credit card processing fees
Markups and fees can be costly additions to the direct cost of card transactions. Learn what to look for and what you can negotiate.
Drilling down on condition-specific mobile apps
Medical Practice Insider sorted a formulary of 65,000 mobile healthcare apps to find the highest-rated tools for patient condition management.
How to talk with patients about genetic testing
Informed consumers want to know if they are at risk for certain diseases and what they can do to manage their personal health over a lifetime. Here's how to respond to common questions.
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Retail won't replace medical practice, but there are lessons to be learned from new clinics
Apr 04, 2016
At a time when providers are being challenged to become more innovative, it seems reasonable to think one good place to look for ideas or inspiration might be the retailers who've made...
4 ICD-10 mistakes to avoid
Mar 24, 2016
Six months in and coders are encountering issues. Let's take a quick look.
Can Harvard help Google master the art and science of medicine?
Mar 21, 2016
Googlers attended an executive education program to better understand how doctors function and hope, in turn, the take-aways will inform product development.
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An Innocent Mistake or Intentional Deceit
Practicality in Uncertainty: What it really takes to navigate the ICD-10 delay
Band-Aids for Bullet Wounds: Why Healthcare Mandates Don't Work
The VNA Strategy: Balancing Workflow and Enterprise Imaging Management
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