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How technology can support providers as organizations transition to value-based care

 

Transforming a practice to provide value-based care for patients who have been getting no more than the service they pay for creates a few changes. Healthcare providers have to embrace new reimbursement methods, patient care strategies as well as documentation and coordination of care.

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Remote Patient Monitoring - 5 Things Every Provider Should Know

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How Private Practices Can Expand Diabetes Care

Financial Impact of Diabetes in the U.S.

The staggering impact of diabetes on our healthcare system cannot be understated. The most recent research from the American Diabetes Association estimates that the total cost of diagnosed diabetes has risen to $245 billion in 2012 from $174 billion in 2007 -- a 41 percent increase in diabetes spend over a five year period.

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Medicare Reporting Challenges to Impact Independent Practices in 2018

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CMS Announces Cuts to Medicare Physician Fee Payment Rates in 2018

Changes to Impact Health Care Access in Underserved Communities

Last week, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed a series of changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule in 2018. The proposal includes a plan to slash Medicare payments by half for services provided by provider-owned, off-campus hospital departments.

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