Health

Getting Started On Social Determinants of Health

Apr 92019 Getting Started On Social Determinants of Health By Bradley Hunter, research director of population health, KLAS Research. Bradley Hunter Over the last couple of years, social determinants of health (SDoH) have become increasingly important. I recently attended the 2019 Nineteenth Population Health Colloquium, and based on what I heard there, SDoH are definitely in vogue. And little wonder …

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Contract Year 2020 Medicare Advantage and Part D Flexibility Final Rule

Apr 82019 Contract Year 2020 Medicare Advantage and Part D Flexibility Final Rule On April 5, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that updates the Medicare Advantage (MA or Part C) and Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit (Part D) programs by promoting innovative plan designs, improved quality, and choices for patients. CMS took significant …

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Medfusion Partners with athenahealth’s Marketplace Program

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Apr 82019 Medfusion Partners with athenahealth’s Marketplace Program Medfusion announces a partnership with athenahealth, Inc. through athenahealth’s Marketplace program. As part of the athenahealth Marketplace, this newly integrated application is now available to athenahealth’s growing network of 120,000 healthcare providers, allowing patients to book appointments directly from a provider’s website — that fully conform to practice rules. “Medfusion solutions simplify …

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Heart Health for Women With Dr. Menolascino

What Women Need to Know About Heart Health With Dr. Mark Menolascino

246: What Women Need to Know About Heart Health With Dr. Mark Menolascino &nbsp Heart disease is an increasingly important issue for women. I’ve heard stats that it actually kills more women than breast cancer, but it’s not talked half as much. So I’m so glad to have Dr. Mark Menolascino here to give us a deep dive on this …

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Automated Care Management Is The Quarterback of An Activated Healthcare Strategy

Apr 82019 Automated Care Management Is The Quarterback of An Activated Healthcare Strategy By Abhinav Shashank, CEO and co-founder, Innovaccer. Abhinav Shashank Articles on social media channels that carry a sense of apprehension regarding the future of our healthcare system sadden me. However, I learned a long time ago that you never win by arguing with the referee, and that …

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