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Ascension Health plans joint-venture with Dignity, Tenet to run Ariz. hospitals
By Beth Kutscher | July 22, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Ascension Health plans to transfer part of its ownership in the Carondelet Health Network in Arizona into a three-way joint venture that includes Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Dignity Health.
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EHNAC launches ACO tech accreditation program
By Joseph Conn | July 21, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission has begun beta testing a new accreditation program for the technological capabilities of accountable care organizations, the Farmington, Conn.-based not-for-profit standards development and accreditation body has announced.
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Reducing Readmissions – the C-suite Perspective
July 14, 2014
Addressing the challenge of reducing hospital readmissions using manual processes is not a viable long-term solution. With other IT mandates demanding time and attention, your readmissions initiatives may suffer. However, with the right health information technology (HIT) platform, you can sustain...
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Reform Update: Doctors' employment contracts due for renewal—and revamp
By Andis Robeznieks | July 14, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Physician employment contracts with hospitals that were signed in the early days of healthcare reform are coming up for renewal.
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Data collection could stump next phase of predictive analytics
By Melanie Evans | July 12, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Advocate Health Care's push to employ predictive modeling across its broad population base is an early test of the latest front in healthcare's march to using big data to improve healthcare outcomes and reduce costs.
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Accountable Care Organizations: 2014 (Excel - full results)
July 12, 2014
A Special Feature on 29 U.S. accountable care organizations. Source: Modern Healthcare's fourth annual Accountable Care Survey. Published July 14, 2014, p. S2.
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Accountable Care Organizations: 2014
July 12, 2014
A Special Feature on 29 U.S. accountable care organizations. Source: Modern Healthcare's third annual Accountable Care Survey. Published July 14, 2014, p. S2.
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Accountable care organizations by state: 2014
July 12, 2014
California claimed the top spot on Modern Healthcare's accountable care organizations by state By the Numbers list. Source: Leavitt Partners Center for Accountable Care Intelligence. Published July 14, 2014, p. 30.
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Reform Update: Preferred referrals gain favor with ACOs
By Melanie Evans | July 09, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Each month, doctors at one Arizona accountable care organization get a rundown of referral patterns, including the percentage of patients who followed referrals to specialists the ACO deems preferred. Doctors get on that list thanks to strong quality scores, efficient operations and laudable...
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Reform Update: CMS advances quality initiatives in draft payment rule
By Sabriya Rice | July 07, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The CMS plans to expand public reporting through the Physician Compare website and require more practices to share patient-experience data. The agency also intends to eliminate “topped out” quality measures deemed no longer useful in assessing the performance of accountable care...
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