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This year the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMS Innovation Center) introduced the ACO REACH Model to promote greater health equity. In this article, we look at what has changed in the ACO REACH Model and demonstrate how access to quality data and improved care coordination will play a big role in driving success.
Last month Audacious Inquiry President Scott Afzal spoke with Health IT Today Founder and Chief Editor, John Lynn, about health equity, health disparities, and data standards as part of an ongoing series of interviews with top leaders in health IT. The discussion centered on Audacious Inquiry’s publication of an eBook about health equity.
Audacious Inquiry Engagement Manager Ali Hochreiter shares firsthand experience as a disaster response caregiver during Hurricane Ida to explain the critical data gaps that a patient lookup system solves.
Read the three takeaways from Audacious Inquiry President Scott Afzal’s discussion with CommonWell Health Alliance about the future of HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) based transactions.
Chart chasing to access clinical documents after a discharge can be time-consuming and burdensome. For accountable care organizations involved in value-based care arrangements, timely access to discharge documents is critical to reducing readmissions and improving care. Learn the benefits of automated discharge document access.
The impact of social determinants of health (SDOH) on health outcomes has become widely recognized throughout the healthcare industry. This has prompted a movement in the health IT world to include SDOH data in patient health records in an effort to understand obstacles to healthcare and advance health equity.
While improving maternal health has been a major focus in the U.S., it has been of particular importance in Georgia, which ranks 46 out of 50 states for maternal health. This requires a comprehensive strategy supported by quality data and health IT.
Transitional Care Management (TCM) is the management of patient transitions between settings of care, including the...
Payers in healthcare are often the only ones who have the full picture of a patient’s care. Learn more about payer care management and how to support them.
Avoiding the costs of readmissions can benefit hospitals by increasing profitability and improving procedures to deliver high-quality care.
Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) transitions of care are critical for reducing readmissions and improving patient outcomes. Learn how data can support those transitions and enhance care quality.
Senior Director Lindsey Ferris, DrPH shares how states can work with HIEs to support Medicaid IT projects under the new MES funding requirements.