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A look back at popular blogs of 2017

December 15th, 2017

Thanks for reading the Inside Angle blog in 2017! As 2018 approaches, revisit some of our most popular blogs of the year: 1. HCCs: A frequent factor in the value […]

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eGuide: Treating the mind and the body

3 questions to consider when linking physical and behavioral health services.

White Paper: Medicaid value-based care: Best practice strategies for success

Discussion of five best practices that help Medicaid agencies transition toward value-based care.

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Hospitals and health systems address impact of social determinants and other non-medical factors

December 13th, 2017 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

In a representative survey of 300 hospitals and health systems, the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions discovered that: “80 percent of hospital respondents reported that leadership is committed to establishing […]

ICD-10 holiday adventure

December 11th, 2017 / By Kelly Long

I will admit I simply love the holidays. There is nothing more spectacular than the spirit of goodwill floating through the air. So, let’s have some fun as we walk […]

How I learned HL7 FHIR as a clinician without losing my mind

December 8th, 2017 / By Rachael Howe

The Health Level 7 (HL7) FHIR is a new interoperability standard for exchanging healthcare data. HL7 monitors implementations of FHIR and continually works to improve the specifications, in addition to […]

Lest we forget: Focus still on medical necessity

December 6th, 2017 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

Can you believe 2017 is coming to a close? Did this year fly by for everyone, or is it just me? Some pretty interesting ideas were put forth in 2017, […]

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Webinar: Drive quality with accurate severity of illness and risk of mortality

Explore how precise capture of severity-of-illness and risk-of-mortality measures impact quality outcomes and reimbursement.

Article: Paying for Outcomes, Not Performance: Lessons from the Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System

With Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Averill, MS

This article from Richard Averill, MS and Norbert Goldfield, MD describes the future of payment reform in health care.

Podcast: How Data Analytics is Changing Value-Based Care

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Value-based care holds great promise, but getting it right requires you to think differently about data analytics. Join 3M HIS leaders L. Gordon Moore, MD and Jason Burke to hear […]

Webinar: The impact of ICD-10 specificity on patient quality and safety initiatives

With Sue Belley, RHIA

Two years ago, ICD-10 went live. This webinar explores what effect ICD-10 codes have had on health care initiatives so far.