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Tag: value-based care

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The new triple threat: COVID-19, health disparities and high prices

June 29th, 2020 / By Steve Delaronde

The intersection of a novel virus, health disparities across our communities and rising health care prices presents a formidable challenge to the U.S. health care system. COVID-19 is new, but […]

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CareMore and Aspire Health bring their successful whole person care to Medicaid

June 24th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Medicaid budgets are under extraordinary stress with increased enrollment, increased direct and indirect costs and declining state revenues. What can be done to mitigate these budgetary cliffs? Reducing unit prices […]

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Value-based health care: Connecting the dots

January 17th, 2020 / By Felisha Bochantin

The 34th Annual Patient Classification System International (PCSI) Conference was co-hosted by the Danish Health Data Authority, Nordic Casemix Centre and the Danish Regions organization. I attended it with two […]

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Video: Real language of health care

Health care has a language of its own. We take diseases, treatments, codes and turn them into a common language that doctors, clinicians and executives understand, trust and can use […]

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eGuide: A single source of truth

How to combine reliable data and performance management for a successful value-based healthcare system.

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Article: “Stupid” Program Gets Results

With Beth Wolf, MD

Beth Wolf, MD, a physician adviser to 3M Health Information Systems, gives her take on what progressive, forward-thinking health care organizations should be doing in order to implement new documentation […]

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The Iron Triangle of Health Care: Access, cost and quality

February 6th, 2019 / By Steve Delaronde

The “Iron Triangle” in health care refers to the concept that access, cost and quality cannot all be simultaneously improved. The premise is that an improvement in one area results […]

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What is ahead for hospitals based on the December MedPAC meeting?

December 14th, 2018 / By Gretchen Mills

MedPAC is the nonpartisan advisory group that provides advice to Congress (and CMS).  Although not mandatory, MedPAC recommendations are taken seriously and may be implemented by CMS through regulation or […]

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Primary care in transition: Convenience versus commitment

October 22nd, 2018 / By Steve Delaronde

Loyalty to one’s doctor and following medical advice was rarely questioned in the 20th century.  When managed care reached its zenith in the 1990s, having an assigned primary care physician […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Social determinants: Changing our view of the patient

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Dr. Gordon Moore: Welcome to the Inside Angle podcast from 3M Health Information Systems. This is Dr. Gordon Moore and today, I’m talking with David Buck and Kallol Mahata from […]

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Hospitals, health systems and value-based payment: How do they work together?

July 25th, 2018 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

The pressure to improve healthcare outcomes and reduce unnecessary use of healthcare resources weighs heavily on hospital and health system administrators working with tight margins. Success under value-based payment requires […]

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Understanding the EAPG transition and its impact on payment

June 22nd, 2018 / By Elena Nezdurova

How hospitals and physicians get paid is changing as the U.S. healthcare system transitions from volume-based to value-based care. Reimbursement methodologies need to allow for a plan to control costs, […]