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Senior Isolation During COVID-19 and What Healthcare Should Do About It

Author: Dr. Jenifer Leaf Jaeger, MD, MPH Senior Medical Director, HealthEC
Date of Publishing : December 14, 2020
I recently authored an article for HITConsultant.net about the challenges facing our nation’s seniors during COVID-19. Senior isolation is a health[..]

Behavioral Health: Looking Back at Open Minds Performance Management Institute

Author: Charlie Goldberg
Date of Publishing : February 26, 2020

While the world of physical medicine has seen a steady progression in the development and adoption of value-based care models and payer contracts, [..]

Health Plans, Mobile Applications and Closing the Referral Loop

Author: Sita Kapoor
Date of Publishing : January 21, 2020

In my last blog, I talked about the communication gaps between primary care providers and specialists when it comes to referrals, the need for[..]

HealthEC – Defying Limitations in 2019 and a Look Ahead to 2020

Author: Bob Osburn
Date of Publishing : January 03, 2020

2019 was a wonderful year for HealthEC! We were blessed to work alongside some of the industry’s most innovative and dedicated professionals, while[..]

Similarities Between 1980s Wall Street Innovation and HealthEC

Author: Bob Osburn
Date of Publishing : December 19, 2019

Like most people during this season of giving, I tend to get somewhat reflective.

The Social Determinants of Health – More Than Just Buzzwords

Author: Charlie Goldberg
Date of Publishing : November 21, 2019

While the introduction of the proposed Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Rule (CMS-2393-P) grabbed headlines at last week’s National Association of[..]

Closed Loop Keeps Primary care providers and Specialists on the Same Page

Author: Sita Kapoor
Date of Publishing : November 19, 2019

As a patient, have you ever felt a bit confused about next steps after your primary care provider refers you to a specialist?

Innovation Give Vendors the Opportunity to Prove in Healthcare Market

Author: Lori Lawson
Date of Publishing : November 01, 2019

Remember when the doctor dusted off a paper copy of your medical record ahead of an office visit? While the days of medical record isolation are long[..]

Trouble Ahead for Some Medicare Shared Savings Program Providers

Author: Velvet Thorne
Date of Publishing : March 28, 2019

A healthcare storm is brewing between CMS and Medicare Shared Savings Program providers who have not engaged with the agency’s value-based care[..]

HealthEC Blog: Benefits of a Well-Designed Care Coordination Strategy

Author: Velvet Thorne
Date of Publishing : October 25, 2018

Navigating today’s healthcare landscape can be tough, especially for high-risk Medicare and Medicaid patients who have to go it alone.