Building Clinical Integration as a Foundation to Become a Successful ACO

This new resource for building clinical integration reviews the importance of collaboration and automation to promote care coordination, population health management, and accountable care organizations.

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Huntsville Hospital Health System

Huntsville used the IBM Watson Health platform to standardize data input for value-based contracts, identify and help fill in patient care gaps, and help ensure all patient-related information was being captured and entered into its EMR properly.

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Scaling the PCMH Delivery Model with Automation

Practices must be reengineered to provide effective PCMHs — and the environment in which they operate must also change to permit seamless care coordination. But all of this change can be less painful and lead to more productive results if practices use the right combination of technologies to scale population health management.

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How Technology can Improve Diabetes Management

New technologies enable healthcare organizations to automate their population health management (PMH) programs, so medical providers can quickly determine which patients with diabetes need care the most.

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Using Outreach to Catch Cancer in Time

Connecting with patients in a meaningful way: Hear how outreach and early detection helped identify a patient with breast cancer.

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Provider-Based Patient Engagement

Population health management and influencing patients’ engagement in their own care. This paper discusses the fundamentals of patient engagement and shows how automation tools and web-based care management can facilitate this key process.

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Partnering with Phytel to Scale Population Health Management

Hear how Utica Park Clinic empowered care coordinators to manage the care of high-risk patients.

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Building the Infrastructure for Financial Risk

Learn what healthcare organizations must do to prepare for risk contracting and the level of maturity an organization must achieve before it can take risk. In addition, this paper includes recommendations for health systems to consider as they develop their strategies, as well as case studies that show what some organizations have done to get ready for risk contracting.

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Leveraging Technology to Maximize Shared Savings

Learn how success at the MSSP and other APMs can come from designing your health IT infrastructure to make your providers and their care teams more effective with less burnout.

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Ground-Breaking Peer-Reviewed Research: Automated Phone Assessments and Hospital Readmissions

Featured in the Population Health Management journal, this analysis examines the efficacy of an automated post-discharge phone assessment for reducing hospital readmissions.

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Bassett Healthcare Network

Learn how Bassett Healthcare Network targeted gaps in care, and concentrated on chronic needs in primary care, pediatrics, and women’s health such as depression, immunizations and diabetes.

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Interoperability: What ACOs Need

Despite their investments in health IT, more than two-thirds of ACOs are having a hard time assimilating information from specialty-care settings. Learn what can ACOs and their leaders can do as they work to make interoperability a reality.

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