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Hospitals & Providers Strategy

Five ways to increase physician engagementOne expert says incentive programs to motivate physicians miss the mark. Here’s what he recommends instead.
Program uses provider, patient incentives to fight opioid epidemicProviders are coming up short when it comes to HEDIS measures related to substance abuse. Here’s how one health plan is changing that.
Medicare Advantage vs. specialized Medicare Advantage plans: Outcome effectsAvalere Health analysis has intriguing results about beneficiaries enrolled in diabetes-focused chronic condition special needs plans.
Many hospitals not sharing e-patient dataWhy researchers say the industry is “a long way off” from robust electronic patient data sharing.
Five ways Trump’s efforts to strip the ACA will affect healthcareHere’s a quick guide to the meaning behind Trump’s executive order and decision to stop cost-sharing reduction payments.
Study: Patients combine toxic medications with ‘alarming frequency’A new study uses population health analytics to identify potential opioid abuse, and the study findings are troubling.
Top factors that predict 30-day COPD readmissionsRecent study findings reveal which patients are more likely to be readmitted for COPD problems, and which readmission reduction strategies might work best.
Five ways health executives can impact the opioid crisisConsider these five opportunities to help curb one of the biggest public health issues of the year.
COPD one of ‘most important’ diagnoses to manage in ACOsTo succeed as a Next Generation ACO, Indiana University Health system is changing its COPD care management approach.
Four things payers need to know about acute myeloid leukemiaPhysicians need to be able to move quickly to care for patients with AML, and they need to have payers on board.