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12/4/2020 How Jefferson Health is caring for chronic disease patients amid a pandemic MedCity News As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage across the country, it has complicated care delivery in a myriad of ways. In particular, it has stymied efforts to provide chronic disease care for disadvantaged populations. But health systems, like Philadelphia-based Jefferson Health, are not giving up — rather, they are using technology to care for these patients outside of clinics and hospitals.This summer, Jefferson Health received a service ...
12/2/2020 September 29, 2020 Board Meeting Results thestatenislandfoundation.org ... to be able to connect to needed health services VISIONS Staten Island: $5,000 – Operation Low Vision Seniors Coordinated Behavioral Care: $50,000 – Pivoting SI Cares to prevent COVID-19 infection spread and support chronic disease care Arts & CultureImprovements in of arts organizations that leads to their enhanced sustainability Art Lab: $25,000 – Forward Vision: Art Equity through Curriculum Building & Digital Training Marie Payne ...
12/2/2020 September 29, 2020 Board Meeting Results thestatenislandfoundation.org ... to be able to connect to needed health services VISIONS Staten Island: $5,000 – Operation Low Vision Seniors Coordinated Behavioral Care: $50,000 – Pivoting SI Cares to prevent COVID-19 infection spread and support chronic disease care Arts& CultureImprovements in of arts organizations that leads to their enhanced sustainability Art Lab: $25,000 – Forward Vision: Art Equity through Curriculum Building & Digital Training Marie Payne ...
11/23/2020 LiuLife Offers New Lifestyle Choices App for Preventive Health and Extended Longevity ask.com ... Äôs adults, including 80% of seniors, suffer from one or more chronic diseases. The U.S. spent $4 Trillion (~ 20% of GDP) on health care, of which almost 90% or about $3.6 trillion was for chronic disease care . These are alarming numbers.But there is good news. A recent Harvard School of Public Health study tracked over 100,000 faculty members starting at the age of 50, for a period of 34 ...
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9/16/2020 Bill Conlan & CrossBridge (Part 2) drbonnie360.com ... care (VBC) has been especially challenging (although potentially very valuable) for payers and practices treating chronic diseases. Therefore, Bill’s background in VBP and analytics led him to found CrossBridge. The goal: to better manage chronic disease care through a solution delivered on a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) 5 platform. The product better aligns incentives between practices and payers by helping specialists make better use of EBC guidelines, measurement tools ...
9/16/2020 Virta Health Launches Beyond Telemedicine Conference, Convening 40+ Industry Leaders to Discuss Today’s Most Pressing Issues in Telehealth Business Wire ... moment to create radically better health and economic outcomes for patients.” The conference is organized into five tracks that highlight the most critical areas of focus for advancing virtual care: Telemedicine & COVID-19 Redefining Chronic Disease Care Innovations in Reimbursement & Payment How AI & ML Will Transform Telemedicine Addressing Health Inequities Through Virtual Care To learn more about the Beyond Telemedicine conference and register for free, visit beyond.virtahealth.com/ About Virta Health ...
9/16/2020 Statewide Report Introduces Quality Composite Score To Compare Performance Of Medical Groups And Clinics PR Newswire ... be indicators of strong primary care. These measures are grouped into domains that are combined and weighted to produce a single score that is used for comparison purposes. The domains include prevention and screening, chronic disease care , coordinated care, and appropriate (evidence-based) cost-effective care. On these measures, the following represent the highest-performing medical groups in the state (an indicates more than 50% of patients are Medicaid-insured ...
8/28/2020 In-Home Primary Care Investments Likely to Trickle Down to Home-Based Care Agencies Home Health Care News ... Health Care News. “In many ways, it’s a return to what I think is the essence of medicine.” WellBe’s model is built to care for patients throughout their aging journey — whether that be through chronic disease care , acute care, palliative care or end-of-life care. WellBe’s in-home care model can do about 90% of what a doctor can do at a traditional office in the home, Kang said ...
8/26/2020 Hospice of St. Francis has new name: St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care floridatoday.com Tim Walters Florida Today For more than four decades, Hospice of St. Francis has provided Brevard County with end-of-life and advanced chronic disease care and service. Through expansion of its services and a forthcoming addition of pediatric services, the not-for-profit company is changing its name and logo. It will now be known as St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care. “It is an amendment to the name from ...
8/12/2020 Can Connected Wearable Medical Devices Improve Healthcare? MDDI ... opportunity for real-time monitoring of conditions outside the hospital, he said, pointing to devices that would be needed for episodic care (for treatment and rehabilitation for a specific condition) and to those for chronic disease care of ongoing conditions. IoT-Enabled Wearable Medical Devices Can wearables benefit the healthcare industry? Betten thinks so, as IoT-enabled or what he prefers to call IoMT (Internet of Medical Things)-enabled wearable ...
8/7/2020 Healthcare: The Great Unlock a16z.com ... supply chain and operations, hospitals and providers are being forced to double down on core, essential services. This in turn creates vulnerability around the edges, leaving ancillary services like primary care, laboratory services, and chronic disease care up for grabs. Traditional provider organizations will see new competitors nipping at what used to be a core part of their services mix. Relatedly, competition for traditional providers is coming not just from ...
7/3/2020 Motivation dochandal.com My intent in blogging is to share symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment essentials. The what if, what to do descriptions can save you from preventable disease and help with chronic disease care . Health is always on our minds and having learned from my patients I continue to be a physician sharing knowledge and experiences. Some are rules that will make you realize that our bodies speak to us – we must listen ...
6/23/2020 4 Key SDOH Impeding Chronic Disease Management Patient Engagement HIT ... costly acute care episodes. Avoided care tends to fall into two buckets: skipping basic treatment access, like a primary care visit, and skipping or rationing doses of prescription drugs. Poor medication adherence and skipping chronic disease care plans ultimately has a disastrous effect on patient health. And the data confirms these trends. In February 2020, Surescripts reported that 53 percent of patients have not filled a prescription because of high ...
6/22/2020 Long-Term Telehealth Expansion Should Be Planned Intelligently Wordpress.com ... were using telemedicine in patient care. While it’s unclear what kinds of cases these doctors are diagnosing and treating, it’s likely that the scope of practice for telehealth has been expanded to include some chronic disease care . The main barrier to this expansion is that, in telehealth encounters, physicians don’t necessarily have the data they need to make sound medical decisions. To manage hypertension, for instance, the physician needs to ...
6/22/2020 Long-Term Telehealth Expansion Should Be Planned Intelligently thehealthcareblog.com ... were using telemedicine in patient care. While it’s unclear what kinds of cases these doctors are diagnosing and treating, it’s likely that the scope of practice for telehealth has been expanded to include some chronic disease care . The main barrier to this expansion is that, in telehealth encounters, physicians don’t necessarily have the data they need to make sound medical decisions. To manage hypertension, for instance, the physician needs to ...
6/16/2020 Diabetic patient assessment of chronic illness care using PACIC+ biomedcentral.com ... a patient-level assessment of CCM implementation, can be used by countries which intend to apply changes in the way their health systems provide chronic care and specifically wish to improve the quality of chronic disease care and the QoL of their patients. Peer Review reports Background Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a group of metabolic disorders characterized by high blood sugar level over a prolonged period of time [ 1 , 2 ...
6/14/2020 How The Rapid Shift To Telehealth Leaves Many Community Health Centers Behind During The COVID-19 Pandemic henrykotula.com ... an issue. The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the enormous disparities in telehealth capacity. Without adequate telehealth capacity and support, many CHCs will be left without means of providing the continuous preventive and chronic disease care that can keep communities healthy and out of the hospital. During the crisis, the Health Resources and Services Administration estimates that CHCs have seen 57 percent of the number of weekly visits compared ...
4/30/2020 While COVID-19 Paused Preventive Health Visits; Wisconsin Health Care Community Urges Patients to Connect with Physicians wisconsinhealthnews.com 04/29/2020 MADISON (April 29, 2020) —– Wisconsin has some of the highest quality health care in the country; however, with routine care significantly disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, providers are increasingly concerned that patients are falling behind in important preventive health and chronic disease care . The Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ) collects data on clinical performance across more than 40 quality measures for nearly every health system and ...
4/22/2020 Preveon Health’s Telehealth Services Show Continued Benefit to Patients and Providers in Managing Chronic Diseases During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Business Wire ... and continued reduction or sustainment of A1C. Dennis Ho, Pharm.D., Founder and CEO of Preveon Health notes, “During these trying times, our clinicians are playing a pivotal role to fill in and provide preventive chronic disease care . We are experiencing a positive response from our patients and providing them with invaluable information and services.” About Preveon Health Preveon Health is a chronic care management company and consists of a collaborative ...