Integrated Care Models

Primary Care and Mental Health: Overview of Integrated Care Models | 8/6/2020

Primary care nurse practitioners are in a visible and critical position to screen, diagnose, and treat common mental health conditions. Integrated care models occur on a continuum from simple communication between providers to fully integrated interprofessional teams. Regardless of integration model available to the primary care nurse practitioner, mental health disorders should be appropriately identified and treated using evidence-based approaches. This clinical feature introduces the primary care nurse practitioner …

Understanding Barriers, Gaps in Women’s Primary Care Quality | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/27/2020

… health are also usually important in women’s health. Those principles may include: Accessibility, affordability, accountability Focus on preventive care and early intervention Use of performance data and seamless technology use or integration Leaning on integrated care models Health equity and cultural competency Appropriate financial and incentive structures Multidisciplinary care and care coordination Use of evidence-based care interventions However, there are a handful of principles specific to women’s health that …

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The Greatest Guide To health and social care training jobs | 7/1/2020

… guard and boost people’s wellbeing so which they can take pleasure in a better Standard of living. The Government has established out the necessity with the health and social care sectors to build new integrated care models to advertise health and wellbeing and supply care. Down the road, This may imply your career crossing each sectors in new and enjoyable roles.Care Techniques have supported me from the moment of my …

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

… the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Payment and Access Commission suggests lawmakers create a special enrollment period for people dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare and allocate more funds for states to implement integrated care models for those beneficiaries, who it notes are particularly vulnerable to severe illness from COVID-19. Dive Insight: Both reports to Congress acknowledge that the COVID-19 pandemic is engulfing healthcare in the United …

MACPAC looks to improve care integration for dual-eligibles | Modern Healthcare | 6/15/2020

… eligibles” by creating an exception to the special-enrollment period so they can enroll on a continuous, monthly basis. Likewise, Congress should give states more federal funding to develop Medicare expertise and to put integrated care models into practice. Congress should also require states to use the same definitions of income, household size and assets that the Social Security Administration uses to determine eligibility for the Part D low-income …

New integrated care models in England associated with small reduction in hospital admissions in longer-term: a difference-in-differences analysis | 6/10/2020

New integrated care models in England associated with small reduction in hospital admissions in longer-term: a difference-in-differences analysis from Health Policy at https://bit.ly/2ULBdmL on June 10, 2020 at 03:06PM Publication date: Available online 10 June 2020 Source: Health Policy Author(s): Marcello Morciano, Katherine Checkland, Jenny Billings, Anna Coleman, Jonathan Stokes, Charles Tallack, Matt Sutton Share this …

Gateway Health, PA Clinical Network Agree to New Value-Based Contract for Community and Rural Practices | PR Newswire | 4/23/2020

… clinically integrated network, today announced they have agreed to a new value-based contract. “As a community-focused health plan, Gateway has a patient-centered care philosophy that is built on a foundation of integrated care models ,” said Glenn Pomerantz , M.D., Senior Vice President of Health Services. “By combining the clinical expertise, best practices, and resources of the PA Clinical Network’s affiliated providers with our team at Gateway, we are …

Comparing International Models of Integrated Care: How Can We Learn Across Borders? | 4/1/2020

… New Zealand to explore the implementation of integrated community-based primary health care for older adults with complex needs. The cornerstone work of the team has been in-depth case studies of 9 different integrated care models , 3 in each jurisdiction. The team took a whole systems approach to understand the cases, including patient and caregiver, provider, organizational, and system level factors that play a role in the implementation of …

DXC Technology’s Integrated Patient-Centered Care Solution creates new opportunities for Interoperability and patient engagement | 3/30/2020

… chronic diseases; rising healthcare costs; staffing shortages; and digital citizenship creating more informed patients. To elevate the patient experience, improve individual outcomes and create a healthier population, healthcare leaders are seeking new business and integrated care models that merge healthcare and life sciences while empowering patients and providers alike. To help solve these challenges, DXC Patient-Centered Care provides advanced patient-engagement tools that offer convenient care from anywhere, via …

DXC Technologys Integrated Patient-Centered Care Solution Creates New Opportunities for Interoperability and Patient Engagement | Financial Buzz | 3/18/2020

… chronic diseases; rising healthcare costs; staffing shortages; and digital citizenship creating more informed patients. To elevate the patient experience, improve individual outcomes and create a healthier population, healthcare leaders are seeking new business and integrated care models that merge healthcare and life sciences while empowering patients and providers alike. To help solve these challenges, DXC Patient-Centered Care provides advanced patient-engagement tools that offer convenient care from anywhere, via …

NextGen Healthcare Announces Spring 2020 Release | Business Wire | 3/10/2020

… S. Beck, Chief Solutions Officer and Executive Vice President for NextGen Healthcare. “Our newest release incorporates valuable client feedback to deliver increased usability, strengthened specialty content and seamless integrated workflows that support next generation integrated care models .” Brandon Brosi, Senior IT Specialist from beta-tester Preferred Family Healthcare shared, “the updates to the group appointments feature has been a game-changer for our clinicians. This new workflow is a valuable …

The Center for Youth Wellness Launches Childhood Adversity Screening Program with Leading North Carolina Health Systems | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… from adverse childhood experiences,” said Dr. James M. DuRant III , leader of the Novant Health Center for Pediatric Development. “Novant Health is committed to eliminating health equity gaps, which is why we are bringing integrated care models with social workers who screen for ACEs in communities where we know they are much more prevalent.” After piloting screening for childhood adversity and trauma in the city of Charlotte , the partnership plans …

(USA-OR-Bend) Behavioral Health Supervisor | 11/22/2019

… Team, a part of the Deschutes County Adult Outpatient Program. The purpose of the grant is to promote full integration and collaboration in clinical practice between primary and behavioral healthcare through the support of integrated care models to improve the overall wellness and physical health status of adults with a serious mental illness (SMI). This position will be responsible for the oversight, development and direction of a team of clinicians …

(USA-OR-Portland) Psychologist | 11/15/2019

… a supportive environment, and experience all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer from the beautiful and welcoming city of Portland. • PhD/PsyD in Psychology from an accredited college or university required • Experience with integrated care models and experience with brief interventions and team-based care preferred • Ideal candidate will have primary care background • Position will include both individual and group visits Providence Medical Group is an organization of employed …

DaVita (DVA) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 11/6/2019

… physicians and patients, and we believe would add significant unnecessary cost to the system and the taxpayers. Now on to more constructive development. Two weeks ago, CMMI released applications for – applications for four voluntary integrated care models for CKD and ESRD. I won’t get into the significant detail today, but let me make a few points. These models are nephrologists-centric. The models are complex, and we will work to …

Comment on OneCare Vermont selected for national multi-site demonstration for advancing integrated care models for people with complex needs by rosemarie jackowski | 10/11/2019

… a peer learning collaborative to accelerate solutions across sites. Throughout the initiative, CHCS will identity and share lessons and tools from the sites’ experiences to help stakeholders across the nation increase the effectiveness of integrated care models. Look for more information at www.chcs.org. ∞∞∞ About the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: VTDigger is underwritten by: For more than 45 years the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has worked to improve health and health …

Satisfaction of 30 402 callers to a medical helpline of the Emergency Medical Services Copenhagen: a retrospective cohort study | BMJ | 10/9/2019

… Union (EU) face growing and changing healthcare needs due to population ageing and tight budgetary constraints. 1 To keep the healthcare systems sustainable for the future, EU countries are working on initiatives towards more integrated care models . 2 More integrated and people-centred healthcare systems are expected to provide services that are of better quality, financially more sustainable and more responsive to personal preferences and needs. 3–5 One way …

Well Care Health CEO: We’re Pushing the Envelope of Care Innovation | Home Health Care News | 9/13/2019

Advertisement The ‘one-stop-shop’ model Home-based care providers of all shapes and sizes have similarly strived to build integrated care models over the past several years. The largest include LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG), Addus HomeCare Corp. (Nasdaq: ADUS) and Amedisys Inc. (Nasdaq: AMED), the latter of which has regularly touted plans to aggressively grow its hospice business following the announcement of its $340 million Compassionate Care Hospice …

The Children and Young Peoples Health Partnership Evelina London Model of Care: process evaluation protocol | BMJ | 9/3/2019

… cost emergency department attendance and acute admissions. 5–7 To improve CYP’s health, more effective, evidence-based care models are needed, together with public health, social and economic policies to promote and protect health. Integrated care models may represent a solution to problems facing child health services. 5 The Children and Young People’s Health Partnership (CYPHP) Evelina London Model of Care is a new and integrated model of care for …

Viewpoint: How to improve screening for social determinants of health | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/29/2019

… needs. A list of local community services, compiled with the help of public health departments and mental health organizations, can help clinicians refer patients to other services more quickly, the authors wrote. 2. Use integrated care models . A co-location treatment model integrates social service workers and resources with clinical practice while also destigmatizing patients’ social service needs, according to the authors. 3. Use technology. Clinicians can use the CLEAR …

Rural Health and the Law, Part III: Narrowing the Rural Health Disparity Gap: Success in Using ACO’s and Integrated Care Models | 8/29/2019

III 11/14/2019 at 2:00 PM (EST) Narrowing the Rural Health Disparity Gap: Success in Using ACO’s and Integrated Care Models In the third and final webinar in the series, speakers will offer comments on health care reform initiatives designed to improve quality and lower costs, for better population health, including accountable care models and integrated care models, and will highlight evidence of success in using these models to narrow rural …

Study: Dual-eligible beneficiaries dropped from Medicaid still got Part D subsidies | FierceHealthcare | 7/2/2019

… disenrollment rates were “very similar” to rates reported 16 years ago. The rates highlight major gaps in Medicaid coverage among those on Medicare, the study said. RELATED: CMS offers states chance to test new integrated care models for dual eligibles Currently there are more than 11 million people enrolled in both Medicare and Medicaid. Dual-eligible beneficiaries can be costly for the federal government, historically accounting for 34% of Medicare …

CMS to Test New Models for Medicare, Medicaid Dual Eligibles | HealthPayer Intelligence | 4/29/2019

Public Payers News CMS to Test New Models for Medicare, Medicaid Dual Eligibles CMS is encouraging states to participate in new models targeted to Medicare and Medicaid dual eligible beneficiaries. CMS has issued a letter to state Medicaid directors inviting them to test new, integrated care models for individuals dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. There are 12 million dual eligible beneficiaries, CMS noted. Many of them have complex medical …

CMS urges state Medicaid programs to test new dual eligible care models | Healthcare Dive | 4/25/2019

CMS urges state Medicaid programs to test new dual eligible care models Author share Dive Brief: CMS is looking for states to test integrated care models for dual eligible beneficiaries. CMS Administrator Seema Verma sent an eight-page letter to state Medicaid directors Wednesday inviting them to take part in the new models. The agency is hoping the programs will improve outcomes for people eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid …

CMS offers states chance to test new integrated care models for dual eligibles | FierceHealthcare | 4/25/2019

The Trump administration wants to allow state Medicaid programs to test new models of integrated care to treat dual-eligible beneficiaries. In a letter (PDF) to state Medicaid directors Wednesday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services offers several models they could adopt that would better serve this population. Under the first option, Medicaid programs could enter in a joint contract with CMS and private payers to cover services for dual …

Medicaid

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Payment and Access Commission suggests lawmakers create a special enrollment period for people dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare and allocate more funds for states to implement integrated care models for those beneficiaries, who it notes are particularly vulnerable to severe illness from COVID-19. Dive Insight: Both reports to Congress acknowledge that the COVID-19 pandemic is engulfing healthcare in the United States …

MACPAC looks to improve care integration for dual-eligibles | Modern Healthcare | 6/15/2020

Medicaid , the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission said Monday in its annual report to Congress. MACPAC said CMS should loosen enrollment restrictions for so-called “dual-eligibles” by creating an exception to the special-enrollment period so they can enroll on a continuous, monthly basis. Likewise, Congress should give states more federal funding to develop Medicare expertise and to put integrated care models into practice. Congress should also …

Medicare

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform McKnight share Dive Brief: Medicare Advantage and accountable care organizations could be vehicles for much needed value-based payment reform in Medicare, but … and Medicare and allocate more funds for states to implement integrated care models for those beneficiaries, who it notes are particularly vulnerable to severe illness from COVID-19. Dive Insight: Both reports to Congress acknowledge …

MACPAC looks to improve care integration for dual-eligibles | Modern Healthcare | 6/15/2020

Medicare and Medicaid , the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission said Monday in its annual report to Congress. MACPAC said CMS should loosen enrollment restrictions for so-called “dual-eligibles” by creating an exception to the special-enrollment period so they can enroll on a continuous, monthly basis. Likewise, Congress should give states more federal funding to develop Medicare expertise and to put integrated care models into practice. Congress …

ACO

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform | Healthcare Dive | 6/16/2020

MedPAC urges MA, ACO tweaks to speed up value-based payment reform McKnight share Dive Brief: Medicare Advantage and accountable care organizations could be vehicles for much needed value-based payment reform in Medicare, but … and Medicare and allocate more funds for states to implement integrated care models for those beneficiaries, who it notes are particularly vulnerable to severe illness from COVID-19. Dive Insight: Both reports to Congress acknowledge …

Rural Health and the Law, Part III: Narrowing the Rural Health Disparity Gap: Success in Using ACO’s and Integrated Care Models | 8/29/2019

III 11/14/2019 at 2:00 PM (EST) Narrowing the Rural Health Disparity Gap: Success in Using ACO’s and Integrated Care Models In the third and final webinar in the series, speakers will offer comments on health care reform initiatives designed to improve quality and lower costs, for better population health, including accountable care models and integrated care models, and will highlight evidence of success in using these models to narrow rural …

Electronic Health Records

The Center for Youth Wellness Launches Childhood Adversity Screening Program with Leading North Carolina Health Systems | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… Health Center for Pediatric Development. “Novant Health is committed to eliminating health equity gaps, which is why we are bringing integrated care models with social workers who screen for ACEs in communities where we know … determinants of health screening that Atrium Health embedded into its electronic health records. These screenings will enable clinicians and providers to understand the effects of a patient’s social and economic status to provide a more …

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

… beyond “deep” archival to higher levels of accessibility- Cloud-based image distribution (inter- and cross-enterprise image exchange, image-enabled electronic health records (EHRs), patient portals and healthcare information exchanges (HIEs))- Cloud-based image diagnosis … a Given Region or Country• Multi-Ology Imaging Alignment for Integrated Care Models• Efficiency in Emergency Patient Management• Dematerialized Image Sharing / CD Replacement• Virtualized, Seamless Cloud Medical Image Exchange• Diversification of Image Distribution Use Cases …

Behavioral Health

The Center for Youth Wellness Launches Childhood Adversity Screening Program with Leading North Carolina Health Systems | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… Health Center for Pediatric Development. “Novant Health is committed to eliminating health equity gaps, which is why we are bringing integrated care models with social workers who screen for ACEs in communities where we know … childhood experiences in these environments affect brain development, psychosocial and behavioral health, as well as physical health,” said Shivani Mehta , MD, MPH of Atrium Health Levine Children’s Myers Park Pediatrics. “Our new partnership with NPPC …

(USA-OR-Bend) Behavioral Health Supervisor | 11/22/2019

Questions Summary Deschutes County is accepting applications for a Behavioral Health Supervisor. This position is responsible for providing full clinical and administrative supervision for clinicians who are implementing our “Promoting Integrated Primary and Behavioral Health … practice between primary and behavioral healthcare through the support of integrated care models to improve the overall wellness and physical health status of adults with a serious mental illness (SMI). This position will be responsible …

Chronic Disease Management

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Sanitas Medical Center Unveil New Medical Center to Advance Primary and Value-Based Care | PR Newswire | 10/11/2019

… for Sanitas, added: “Patients of all ages can expect friendly doctors and care teams who will spend extra time with them to meet their healthcare needs. Our emphasis on preventive care, wellness and chronic disease management programs and community engagement will help our patients stay healthy and have peace of mind.” While most of the medical centers will open in the coming weeks, the official opening is January 1, 2020 …

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Sanitas Medical Center Unveil New Medical Center to Advance Primary and Value-Based Care | PR Newswire | 10/11/2019

… for Sanitas, added: “Patients of all ages can expect friendly doctors and care teams who will spend extra time with them to meet their healthcare needs. Our emphasis on preventive care, wellness and chronic disease management programs and community engagement will help our patients stay healthy and have peace of mind.” While most of the medical centers will open in the coming weeks, the official opening is January 1, 2020 …

Community Health

Sentara Partners With LISC To Announce $100 Million Community Investment To Improve Housing, Create Economic Opportunity & Drive Community Wellness | PR Newswire | 10/3/2019

… aside barriers to health care, housing, education and employment, while supporting a shared prosperity throughout the Commonwealth. We are grateful for Sentara’s commitment to the people of Virginia and to innovative approaches to community health.” In 2017, more than 250,000 children in Virginia lived in poverty, and over 50 percent of those children lived in households that spent more than half of their income on housing, leaving families with little …

Equitas Health, Prism Health North Texas Announce New Partnership to Increase Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs in North Texas | PR Newswire | 7/1/2019

… hours, and available services will be forthcoming. ABOUT EQUITAS HEALTH: Established in 1984, Equitas Health (formerly AIDS Resource Center Ohio), is a regional not-for-profit community-based healthcare system and federally qualified community health center look-alike. Its expanded mission has made it one of the nation’s largest HIV/AIDS, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ+) healthcare organizations. With 17 offices in 11 cities, it serves more …

Digital Health

New Study Demonstrates Health and Economic Benefits of Integrating Physical Medicine into Employer-Sponsored Healthcare | PR Newswire | 5/20/2019

… here . About Crossover Health: Crossover Health is creating a new model of primary care in partnership with the nation’s leading health activist employers. Crossover’s connected system of health integrates disconnected wellness benefits and digital health with a data-enabled and outcomes-based primary care service for employees near and far. This approach has been proven to lower healthcare costs and improve clinical outcomes while delivering an unrivaled patient experience, demonstrated …

Growth Opportunity Assessment of Healthcare IT Market in Spain, Forecast to 2021 | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Growth Opportunity Assessment of Healthcare IT Market in Spain, Forecast to 2021 News provided by NEW YORK , Nov. 29, Integrated Care Models, Interoperability, and Data Sharing among Factors Influencing the Market Read the full report … than investment in new systems or vendors. To promote local digital health vendors the government is initiating start-up incubators and innovation hubs. Several regions in Spain are becoming digital health innovation hubs and this …

Medical Imaging

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market News provided by NEW YORK , Nov. 29, A Nebulous Set of Applications Transforming into an Established Market Model As the cloud-based information technology … a Given Region or Country• Multi-Ology Imaging Alignment for Integrated Care Models• Efficiency in Emergency Patient Management• Dematerialized Image Sharing / CD Replacement• Virtualized, Seamless Cloud Medical Image Exchange• Diversification of Image Distribution Use Cases …

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

… slowly in healthcare, following years of lasting apprehension and skepticism, it is pursuing its two-decades-long journey in the medical imaging field. Indeed, since the early 2000s, cloud-based solutions have provided a viable … a Given Region or Country • Multi-Ology Imaging Alignment for Integrated Care Models • Efficiency in Emergency Patient Management • Dematerialized Image Sharing / CD Replacement • Virtualized, Seamless Cloud Medical Image Exchange • Diversification of Image Distribution Use Cases …

Medical Image Exchange

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Integrated Care Models• Efficiency in Emergency Patient Management• Dematerialized Image Sharing / CD Replacement• Virtualized, Seamless Cloud Medical Image Exchange• Diversification of Image Distribution Use Cases• Cloud-Enabled Intra-Enterprise Image Liquidity• Patient Engagement and Imaging Record Ownership• Operating an Online Marketplace Cloud Platform• Advanced SaaS Apps Delivered in Third-Party Platforms• Deep/Machine Learning for Cognitive Cloud Computing• Medical Imaging Clouds for Clinical Research• Image-Enabling Healthcare Information Exchanges• Participation …

Growth Opportunities in the Global Cloud-Based Medical Imaging Informatics Market | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Integrated Care Models • Efficiency in Emergency Patient Management • Dematerialized Image Sharing / CD Replacement • Virtualized, Seamless Cloud Medical Image Exchange • Diversification of Image Distribution Use Cases • Cloud-Enabled Intra-Enterprise Image Liquidity • Patient Engagement and Imaging Record Ownership • Operating an Online Marketplace Cloud Platform • Advanced SaaS Apps Delivered in Third-Party Platforms • Deep/Machine Learning for Cognitive Cloud Computing • Medical Imaging Clouds for Clinical Research • Image-Enabling Healthcare Information Exchanges • Participation …

DXC Technology

DXC Technology’s Integrated Patient-Centered Care Solution Creates New Opportunities for Interoperability and Patient Engagement | Business Wire | 3/18/2020

TYSONS, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar 18, 2020– DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) today introduced an advanced Patient-Centered Care solution, a customizable and personalized-health offering that gives healthcare providers the technology to meet the high … a healthier population, healthcare leaders are seeking new business and integrated care models that merge healthcare and life sciences while empowering patients and providers alike. To help solve these challenges, DXC Patient-Centered Care provides …

Growth Opportunity Assessment of Healthcare IT Market in Spain, Forecast to 2021 | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Growth Opportunity Assessment of Healthcare IT Market in Spain, Forecast to 2021 News provided by NEW YORK , Nov. 29, Integrated Care Models, Interoperability, and Data Sharing among Factors Influencing the Market Read the full report … and medical equipment. Leading market participants include Indra, Cerner and DXC Technology while IBM and Orion Health have a comparatively smaller presence than the three market leaders. Our survey results indicate that future market growth …

Seema Verma

CMS urges state Medicaid programs to test new dual eligible care models | Healthcare Dive | 4/25/2019

CMS urges state Medicaid programs to test new dual eligible care models Author share Dive Brief: CMS is looking for states to test integrated care models for dual eligible beneficiaries. CMS Administrator Seema Verma sent an eight-page letter to state Medicaid directors Wednesday inviting them to take part in the new models. The agency is hoping the programs will improve outcomes for people eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid …

CMS offers states chance to test new integrated care models for dual eligibles | FierceHealthcare | 4/25/2019

… better serve this population. Under the first option, Medicaid programs could enter in a joint contract with CMS and private payers to cover services for dual eligibles at a capitated rate. CMS Administrator Seema Verma wrote in the letter that some of the administrative burdens associated with operating a Medicare-Medicaid Plan have been rolled back, making this option more attractive. Free Daily Newsletter Like this story? Subscribe to FierceHealthcare …