Webinar: Clinical Integration without Spending a Fortune

This 45-minute webinar offers practical advice on cost-effective approaches to clinical integration. Does developing a clinical integration strategy have to cost millions? Not necessarily. There are different approaches to population health management, and some are more costly than others. During this 45-minute webinar, Managing Partner David Miller and Senior Value-Based Care Advisor A. Walter Hankwitz will: Identify the […]

Webinar: Managing at the Speed of Change: Strategic Considerations You Must Address in 2016

Value-based reimbursement is rapidly moving from scary concept to scary reality. Join Managing Partner David Miller and Senior Manager Travis Ansel for this 60-minute webinar that: provides a year-end review of the healthcare environment highlights new challenges hospitals and health systems will face in 2016 helps you think through the issues you must master to […]

Population Health Management: What’s Your Strategy?

While the definition of Population Health Management (PHM) may not always be perfectly clear, what IS clear is that pursuing a PHM strategy requires a total redesign of traditional healthcare delivery and payment systems. What is Population Health Management? PHM is one of the core tenets underlying the current healthcare reform movement. The term, or […]

The Key to Population Health Management for Hospitals: Concentrate on Super Utilizers

The most logical place to begin Population Health Management in any setting is by honing in on an organization’s sickest patients. According to the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ), five percent of the population accounts for roughly half of all healthcare costs. These “super utilizers”, or “frequent flyers”, are admitted to the hospital […]
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Webinar: Improve Quality and Enhance Efficiency with Co-Management Agreements

Healthcare reform’s focus on patient outcomes is piquing renewed interest in co-management agreements. Many hospitals have relied on co-management to build successful service lines, because they enhance clinical expertise, give doctors a seat at the decision-making table and foster physician loyalty – the same prerequisites necessary to thrive under value-based purchasing and bundled hospital-physician payments. […]