This whitepaper introduces best practices for reducing readmissions, and explains how a patient-centered, automated approach is the most efficient and cost-effective way to make sure that all patients who have been discharged are properly taken care of.
Four healthcare facilities leveraged technology from IBM Watson Health to create a high-performing population health management program to help promote better health outcomes, drive revenue and improve quality metrics.
This whitepaper includes new research on a population health approach for diabetic patients, reached after analyzing lab results and billing data for 23,000 patients with diabetes over three consecutive year-long periods.
This whitepaper includes a discussion of how healthcare organizations should measure health IT ROI in value-based care, featuring examples of how specific healthcare providers approach this issue.
When Bassett Healthcare decided to employ automated patient outreach, it feared its patients would react negatively and reflect this experience in negative ratings about their care at Bassett overall. But by taking a few, purposeful steps, it was able to make automation a success, enhancing patient engagement and increasing the number of care gaps closed.
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.
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.