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2014-05-27 08:29:17

Clinical Pathways hit "triple aim of healthcare" by reducing total costs and improving care, without sacrificing physician reimbursement, says chief medical officer DUBLIN, Ohio, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of new clinical studies found that Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions' Clinical Pathways program sharply reduces the cost of cancer treatment, improves clinical care and shows promise for guiding treatment of other high-cost, complex diseases beyond cancer. The five...

2014-04-18 23:06:18

Radion, Inc., the creator of Radion Hub® software solutions, announced today the formal release of Radion Hub® Registry. A new cloud-based patient specific data capture tool that integrates clinical research in a simplified manner into oncology workflow practices. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Radion, Inc. launches a cloud-based application to provide clinical investigators a tool to capture patient-specific end-point data for oncology patients. Radion Hub® Registry...

2014-04-15 23:06:24

Solution to Drive Breakthroughs in Both Quality and Efficiency of Care Bellevue, Washington (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Geisinger Health Plan (GHP), a leader in population health management, has deployed Caradigm Care Management to achieve breakthroughs in care efficiency, care coordination and patient outcomes. “For 15 years, we have built and refined innovative care models. We found without data or decision support tools, we were not going to achieve the continuous learning that’s...

2014-04-02 11:21:42

New research highlights inadequate and uncoordinated approach Care of patients with heart failure in the UK is inadequate and has not changed in a decade, according to new research published in BMJ Open. The findings by a team at Durham University and Darlington Memorial Hospital - and funded by national charity Heart Research UK - highlight inadequacies in heart failure care as well as an uncoordinated approach to diagnosis and management of the condition between primary and secondary...

2014-03-04 12:26:52

Incentives for Pathway Compliance, Reduced Hospitalization are Changing Treatment, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the increasing use of clinical pathway programs, accountable care organizations (ACOs) and bundled payments is changing the prescribing of oncology drugs in the treatment of colorectal cancer and renal cell carcinoma. As more payers and oncology practices adopt pathways,...

2014-03-03 23:27:12

Extraordinary market conditions continue to force US healthcare providers to find proven ways to ensure their survival. Employing Lean methodologies has been recognized by LifeWings and many industry leaders as the most effective way to optimize safety, quality, lead time, and return on investment (ROI). Collierville, TN (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Extraordinary market conditions continue to force US healthcare providers to find proven ways to ensure their survival. Employing Lean...

2014-02-25 23:02:37

Cape Visiting Nurse Association a member of Visiting Nurse Association Health Group announced that it has been named to the Top 100 of the 2013 HomeCare Elite™, a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Now in its eighth year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and further highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall. Cape May, NJ (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Cape Visiting Nurse Association a member of Visiting Nurse...

2013-12-17 11:21:32

'It is as illogical to discredit the LCP because of errant clinicians as it is to ban the Highway Code because of bad drivers.' Claud Regnard, FRCP, a palliative care consultant, has called the demise of the Liverpool Care Pathway a "tragedy" and compared it to banning the Highway Code because of bad drivers in a paper for the journal Age and Ageing, published online today (Tuesday). After a series of media stories about the palliative care system causing malnutrition, dehydration, and...


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