chronic disease management
What providers need to do to improve chronic care March 15, 2017By Tracey WalkerA West survey finds that an overwhelming number of chronic care patients say they need help managing their disease. Four ways to reduce dangerous medical errors at your hospitalConsider these tactics that analyze and address medical errors at a system level. Most health execs say payers should be forced to pay for telemedicine January 04, 2017By Tracey WalkerManaged Healthcare Executive’s 2017 Technology Survey findings reveal that more healthcare executives see the value in telemedicine reimbursement. Program prevents, delays new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58% November 28, 2016By Tracey WalkerLeader of the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program explains how it is improving diabetes care. Non-physician providers play critical role in optimizing care November 06, 2016By Tracey WalkerPwC report finds most primary care teams not designed to optimize care. Here’s how to mobilize non-physicians to create a care dream team. Insurer diabetes program engages consumers, lowers costsAnthem Blue Cross recently launched a year-long diabetes prevention program to educate, treat and support its qualified California members who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Four data analytics initiatives to implement now January 07, 2016By Rob GraybillInnovation will be necessary to compete for consumers in the new market environment. Using data effectively can help plans stand out. Daytripping at the 2015 NACDS Total Store Expo
October 10, 2015What to choose in a one-day visit to the huge show? Here are some highlights of Bruce Kneeland's picks.
MTM essentials for COPD management : Part 2, July 2015 CPEPharmacists' oversight, counseling, and education of patients with COPD can reduce hospitalizations, improve outcomes, and ward off expensive CMS penalties. Everybody wins.