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Risk-contract engagement strategies should differ for independent, employed docsIf your organization is managing a risk-based contract, you are likely working hard to engage physicians. But are you modifying those efforts based on whether physicians are independent or employed? Here’s why you should.
Pharmacists Help Boost Adherence RatesVanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy has created a model to integrate its pharmacists into its specialty clinics.
Alternatives to Opioids
Alternatives to OpioidsHow Trinity Health and Pacira are minimizing opioid use.
Pharmacy Technician Conference Creates Consensus on Technician Qualifications
Pharmacy Technician Conference Creates Consensus on Technician QualificationsThe conference emphasized the need for standardization and the importance of safety in the training of pharmacy technicians.
Remote Patient Monitoring is a Wise Investment for PayersThe results of Geneia’s year-long study – a savings of $8,375 per patient and a slowing of disease progression – demonstrate that remote patient monitoring is a wise investment for payers.
Advanced Analytics Improve Physician Engagement and Performance in ACOsHealth plans are using advanced analytics to improve physician engagement, performance and satisfaction in ACOs and risk-sharing contracts.
Explore three pathways to fast-growing pharmacy nicheThere are more ways than one to run a specialty pharmacy — and success can be found with any of them.
When providers become payersIn an effort to cut costs and improve care, some provider organizations are exploring a new twist on an old idea.
Super clinically integrated networks offer unique opportunitiesSuper clinically integrated networks can strengthen each of the independent members.
Improve your business: 4 tips for healthcare execs