Care Coordination and Analytics Together

Remember the days when you had to use two different platforms for phone calls and for calendaring and task management? In today’s iPhone/Android laden world, such a separation seems heretical. Yet in healthcare’s hot new niche of population health management, we see that same heresy in the artificial, and suboptimal divide between care coordination/management software and analytic software. Read more “Care Coordination and Analytics Together” >

Accountable Care Success Steps: Payment Model And Incentive Alignment

In order to be successful your Accountable Care Organization needs:

But that’s not all. Your ACO requires significant investments of time, energy, dedicated leadership, solid governance and organizational structures and, most importantly, a strong and unwavering commitment among all participants to transition from a Fee-for-Service (FFS) to a Fee-for-Value (FFV) payment model. Read more “Accountable Care Success Steps: Payment Model And Incentive Alignment” >

Accountable Care Success Steps: Utilizing Metrics And Data Effectively

After you get a clear picture of your patient population, and you establish the necessary clinical programs and care coordination network to support your Accountable Care Organization, it’s time to focus on the numbers. More importantly, it’s time to focus on the patient population health knowledge those numbers reveal. Read more “Accountable Care Success Steps: Utilizing Metrics And Data Effectively” >