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Monday, November 28, 2016
Advocate Physician Partners (APP) brings together more than 4,900 physicians who are committed to improving health care quality, safety and outcomes for patients across Chicagoland and Central Illinois. Formed as a care management collaboration with Advocate Health Care, APP is a leader in population health management and has garnered national recognition for its innovative clinical integration program. Its comprehensive approach coordinates patient care across the continuum—ensuring care is delivered at the right place and at the right time. This results in more efficiency, improved health outcomes and significant cost savings.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Promoting Data Sharing And Collaboration To Meet Value-Based Care Goals
Established in 2011, the Ohio Health Information Partnership, a statewide health information exchange (HIE) powered by Medicity is successfully sharing health data with the medical community.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
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Ready or not, as of January 1, 2017, the new MACRA/MIPS regulations have taken effect. While this first year is a transition year, its important providers are prepared for new reporting requirements in 2018, especially when it comes to readying data. Success with regulatory changes will include flexibility and a rich, complete data asset that will enable the preparation phase of MACRA (year one).
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Providers need to optimize performance to claim success in value-based contracts and accountable care arrangements, but often struggle with where to start.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Organizations today are under intense pressure to better manage where their patients receive care. With value-based care initiatives, providers are now responsible for overseeing cost and quality measures for all of their patients, even when they go out of network.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Health information exchanges (HIEs) have consistently played an important role in health care by connecting providers, enabling data sharing and communication, reducing duplication of care, enhancing care coordination and ultimately, improving care quality and reducing costs. In addition, HIEs support both value-based care and population health management—two major health care industry initiatives.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 | By Brian Ahier | Published by Aetna Inc.
It’s time to begin preparing for federal changes – the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) took effect on Jan.
Monday, December 19, 2016 | By Mike Miliard | Published by Health IT guru Brian Ahier: A big fan of data analytics, Donald Berwick – and Jerry Garcia
The social media maven sees big things ahead for machine learning, blockchain and other envelope-pushing technologies.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
— Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced the appointment of Patrice Wolfe as chief executive officer of Medicity, a leading provider of network-enabled population health solutions. Medicity is a subsidiary of Aetna.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Nancy Ham, chief executive officer of Medicity, the leading provider of population health management solutions, was recently named to the 2015 Health Data Management list of “Most powerful women in healthcare IT.”