Here’s what you need to know about the new CMS Interoperability & Patient Access final rule, including the changes to the Conditions of Participation.
People of color are less likely to receive accurate diagnoses and sufficient pain management. Addressing biases and racial disparities can lead to better outcomes.
Skilled nursing facility patients are vulnerable to severe illness and death related to COVID-19. Learn how care collaboration can help fill care gaps.
Before COVID-19, the opioid epidemic was the nation’s most significant public health threat. Learn how the pandemic has impacted substance use disorder treatment.
Six in ten Americans have at least one chronic disease and 90 percent of healthcare spending is for those with chronic conditions. Learn three ways to improve chronic care management.
In the US, five percent of patients account for half of healthcare spending. ACOs devote significant attention to patients with complex needs to help improve outcomes and decrease the cost of care.
While the landmark June 15, 2020 Supreme Court ruling protected LGBTQ+ workers from workplace discrimination, a recent ruling by HHS turned the clock back on transgender healthcare.
Learn how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted health plans, what changes have been made, and what the industry might look like going forward.
Around 4.5 million patients receive home health care each year. Learn how home health can limit the spread of COVID, support patients with behavioral health needs, and reduce care costs.
The following is published in full from a company-wide email sent out on June 3, 2020. Team, The senseless killing of George Floyd, on the heels of the killings of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, is the latest in a long and dark series of racial...
A summary of the May 20, 2020 HealthLeaders webinar featuring a discussion between insightful healthcare leaders on the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Social determinants of health such as homelessness or food insecurity have a significant impact on an individual’s health outcomes—an impact made more severe by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The core mission of an ACO is to improve care quality and reduce unnecessary healthcare spending. COVID-19 has brought financial uncertainty and a variety of challenges ACOs must address to continue meeting the needs of members.
Tens of millions of people in the US experience mental illness every year. Effective coordination can ensure patients get the mental health support they need.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month and we’re highlighting five innovative organizations improving outcomes for our nation’s most vulnerable populations.