Care Management

Making the Promise of Smarter Health a Reality

Improving health is the challenge of our era. No other facet of human existence has been so rich with science, technology and investment, yet so strained by complexity, convention and misinformation. It is only in the world of health that we can read about the second case of an apparent HIV cure[1] right alongside a […]

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Combining real world evidence with artificial intelligence may improve visibility of treatment options for oncologists

With an impending shortage of oncologists, an exponentially growing body of literature, and a steady stream of new cancer cases, it’s no surprise that one study found significant cancer health disparities in the US.

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Three important changes to EDGE server reporting health plans need to know

For all health plans that operate individual or small group plans – on or off the exchange - several significant shifts in EDGE server reporting are presenting both challenges and new opportunities. Below, we summarize the latest changes and what they could mean for your business.

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Palliative care is “values-based care”

Value-based care is generally defined as higher quality at lower cost. Values-based care aims to achieve those same goals, but through a process that considers and applies the values of your organization, your providers and your patients.

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Helping Montgomery County Juvenile Court improve efficiencies and outcomes

Located in Dayton, Ohio, the Juvenile Court is a division of the Montgomery County, Ohio Court of Common Pleas. In addition to two judges and nine magistrates, the court employs bailiffs, court reporters, judicial technicians and a large administrative staff. The court receives almost 16,000 referrals a year.  They serve 120 youth per week in […]

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Identifying the Right Patients and Saving Valuable Time

In this video, Rob Zimmerman, MD, Assistant Medical Director at Excela Health Medical Group shares how Excela uses IBM Watson Health tools to identify and contact patients with care gaps, and discusses the success the organization has achieved in bringing patients in for an office visit or preventative testing.

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