Cigna launches CareAllies IT and analytics services firm to help hospitals transition to value-based care
03:10 pm July 19, 2016
The insurer said its new subsidiary will work with health systems to create necessary core capabilities for alternative payment models or to hone those already in place for more effective physician alignment and clinical integration.
12:17 pm July 18, 2016
Nearly 8 in 10 physicians in a new survey said they prefer fee-for-service over risk-bearing, value-based care under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015.
09:24 am July 18, 2016
The hospital said participating in MissionPoint ACO enables groups of doctors to share the financial benefits of improving care.
09:16 am July 14, 2016
Hospitals can use the interactive map, based on CMS Five-Star Quality Rating System data, to compare skilled nursing and home health facilities in specific regions to smooth care transitions.
11:10 am July 13, 2016
Officials say the deal will help providers moving to value-based pop health models.
01:11 pm July 12, 2016
McKesson expands its ability to support customers in bundled payment programs with HealthQX’s ClarityQx software.
CMS calls for extending Diabetes Prevention Program into Medicare, proposes new doc fees to boost chronic care
09:54 am July 11, 2016
In a boost for population health, the move would keep focus on prevention, wellness and chronic disease management.
Claims denials management tools: Big opportunity for hospitals to automate revenue cycle processes, says HIMSS Analytics
07:31 am July 11, 2016
Software for automating revenue cycle tasks can help healthcare providers gird for value-based care. But hospital executives should also know that technology alone will not suffice.
AHIMA, Aledade, Robert Wood Johnson's Flip the Clinic back GetMyHealthData with data model, pilot programs
01:34 pm July 05, 2016
AHIMA said it will create a new model for releasing patients’ health information, Flip the Clinic will add actionable ideas for change and Farzad Mostashari’s ACO startup Aledade will run pilot programs with its customers.
11:09 am June 28, 2016
The deadline to submit comments on the sweeping payment and delivery changes proposed by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services was June 27. Most major health organization have made their voices heard.