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Are IPAs The Answer To Managed Care? -- A Podcast From The PowerHour!

ARE IPAS THE ANSWER TO MANAGED CARE?

LISTEN BELOW TO GARY GERBERS, “THE POWERHOUR” INTERVIEWING DR JOE ROSS, PRESIDENT OF THE NYIPA. THEN YOU WILL KNOW WHY YOU MUST BE AN IPA MEMBER IN NY STATE!   63 more words

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Implementation Delay for the Revised Incentive Plans for NCQA Recognized Primary Care Practices

The following blog post was written by Karen Joncas, a Healthcare Transformation Coordinator at RMS.

RMS Healthcare is a leader in healthcare transformation services, and has assisted over 200 practices in their journey to Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) recognition.   273 more words

PCMH

The number of patient-centered medical homes recognized by the National Commission on quality Assurance is rising

Patient-centered medical homes are a significant innovation supported by the PPACA. The opening of the 8,000th patient-centered medical home recognized by the National Commission on Quality Assurance (NCQA) is an indicator of the program’s nationwide acceptance and success.

Healthcare Reform

PCPCC Reports Positive Outcomes of PCMH Initiatives

By Jose Lopez, Senior Consultant, The Verden Group

The Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC) recently released The Patient-Centered Medical Home’s Impact on Cost and Quality: Review of Evidence 2013-2014. 288 more words

Managed Care

23andMe’s New Formula: Patient Consent = $ - MIT Technology Review

Antonio Regalado
January 6, 2015

How a consumer genetics company amassed a database of willing research participants.

Facebook generates about $8 a year in revenue from each of its users. 819 more words

Health Outcomes

The State Of The Union - Jan 2015

A Bright Exciting Future Full Of Opportunity Greets Optometry In 2015, Thanks To Our Growing Unity!

Quality Vision Care Becomes More Profitable – This year, more than ever in the history of Optometry,  there is profitability returning to optometric practices as the bullies on the block are meeting their matches.   574 more words

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Putting Advanced Care Providers in Charge of Your PCMH: An Effective Approach?

A recent article published by EHR Intelligence explored the benefits, challenges, and strategies of non-physician-led patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs).  Instead of the traditional approach of having a physician at the core of the PCMH care team, this emerging model recognizes the value and abilities of advanced care providers (ACPs) – namely, NPs and PAs – and puts them in a position to effectively lead the care team and operate the PCMH model. 397 more words

Healthcare Reform