Closed Loop Reference Keeps PCPs and Specialists on the Same Page
As a patient, have you ever felt a bit confused about next steps after your primary care provider refers you to a specialist?
Innovation Gives Data Vendors the Opportunity to Prove Themselves in Today’s Healthcare Market
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
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
Navigating today’s healthcare landscape can be tough, especially for high-risk Medicare and Medicaid patients who have to go it alone.
Care Gaps: A Closer Look at Transitional Care and HIPAA
Despite efforts to make the healthcare system more transparent, significant gaps persist. This is no more evident than in transitional care, the[..]
Opioids and Ice Cream: Closing Gaps Between Primary Care Providers and Specialists
Think about how a child acts when he really wants ice cream
A Simple Strategy to Close the Emergency Room Communications Gap
About 30 years ago the World Wide Web was developed. About 15 years ago researchers cracked the human genome. About 10 years ago the first iPhone was[..]