The HealthEC Blog

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HealthEC Pushes PHM Forward with Recognition from KLAS, Gartner and Others

Author: Laura Porto
Date of Publishing : May 25, 2021

2020 was a year unlike any other, posing unparalleled challenges to the healthcare industry. If there was ever a time to focus on the importance of [..]

Preparing for the Future of Population Health 4.0

Author: Dr. Jenifer Leaf Jaeger, MD, MPH Senior Medical Director, HealthEC
Date of Publishing : April 22, 2021

Public Health 1.0 identifies the initiation and growth in both knowledge and tools for medicine and public health. Public Health 2.0 characterizes the[..]

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[..]

PHM, IDD Patients and the Importance of Practical Approaches

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

 

An organization’s computers may run on the most powerful software in the world, but if the servers aren’t plugged in, the system will be, shall we[..]

Take Me Out to the Ballgame (This Week’s MESC and NACHC CHI & EXPO Conferences)

Author: HealthEC Editorial Team
Date of Publishing : August 18, 2019

The Washington Nationals are likely to be a hot topic of conversation in Chicago baseball circles ahead of their series with the Cubs later this week.

Factors ACOs Must Consider as They Transition from CMS’s Medicare Shared Savings Program to Pathways to Success

Author: HealthEC Editorial Team
Date of Publishing : July 24, 2019

ACOs have big decisions to make regarding CMS’s Pathways to Success value-based initiative. With new rules dictating how long they can stay in the[..]