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2013-06-25 23:03:43

Tom Emerick and Al Lewis expose "How to Cut Your Company's Health Costs and Provide Employees Better Care." Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Cracking Health Costs: How to Cut Your Company's Health Costs and Provide Employees Better Care (Wiley, $45.00, July 2013; ISBN: 978-1-118-63648-0), a new book by two of America’s most respected health care experts Tom Emerick and Al Lewis, shows small and large business how to fight against rising health care costs and gain more...

2013-06-19 23:19:40

New from Atlantic Information Services, Health Insurance Exchanges: Product Design, Promotion and Positioning examines the primary factors that will affect product designs for state health insurance exchanges. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Health insurance exchanges may be the boldest experiment in the history of managed care. As many as 20 million people are expected to find coverage through the new state-based and federally operated marketplaces. With details on the federal...

2013-06-19 14:12:40

"With rising health care costs and 30 percent of privately insured adults enrolled in high-deductible health care plans, calls for greater health care price transparency are increasing. In response, health plans, consumer groups, and state governments are increasingly reporting health care prices. Despite recognition that price information must be relevant, accurate, and usable to improve the value of patients' out-of-pocket expenditures, and the potential for this reporting to affect health...

2013-06-18 08:31:41

SHAPE's global payment model supports comprehensive patient-centered care GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. and BEND, Ore., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Primary care and behavioral health transformation is taking SHAPE in Oregon and Colorado. A western Colorado payment reform initiative to support integrated behavioral health in primary care settings will soon expand to Oregon. Colorado's global payment model for primary care and behavioral health integration, known as SHAPE...

2013-06-12 23:25:56

Out of more than 13,000 entrants, Trajectory and Reading Health System were honored with three bronze 2013 Telly Awards for Cancer and Women's Health Services service line campaigns. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Branding and marketing agency Trajectory was recently honored with three Telly Awards for its healthcare marketing work — for Reading Health System's Cancer and Women's Health Services service line TV commercials. These awards follow on the heels of a Gold Aster Award...

2013-06-11 12:28:51

HCI3 releases report on bundled payment health care reimbursement progress WASHINGTON, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Efforts to change the way health care providers are compensated in the U.S. from fee-for-service to payment for a bundled set of services are well underway according to a new study released at the National Bundled Payment Summit. The independent research also found that payment reform requires the adoption of new operating platforms that were not previously...

2013-06-10 23:17:06

Perri Weissman recognizes the challenges involved in implementing new healthcare laws. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 For Perri Weissman, healthcare law and compliance are areas of interest. It is how she has spent her years working as an attorney. The New York Times recently published an [article on the difficulties associated with carrying out healthcare laws. President Obama´s health care law has brought about many changes to the health care system. Perri Weissman...

2013-06-10 16:26:19

Chief Medical Information Officer will Address HIEs and Population Health Management During June 11 Talk in Washington DC WARWICK, R.I., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDfx Corporation, a leader in connected healthcare solutions, today announced that Dr. Daniel Newman MD, Chief Medical Information Officer for MEDfx, will be a featured speaker at the Ninth Annual HIMSS Government Health IT Conference, June 11-12 in Washington DC. Dr. Newman's talk, "HIEs: Empowering the Three Pillars...

2013-06-10 08:30:30

Impact investment advances innovative, prevention-focused health care for vulnerable children and families BATTLE CREEK, Mich., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) today announced an impact investment in SeeChange Health through its Mission Driven Investing (MDI) platform. SeeChange Health is an innovator in wellness-centered health care coverage to improve health and reduce health care costs. WKKF's investment will accelerate the company's efforts to...

2013-06-03 08:28:36

Research including proprietary Vulnerability Index(TM) insights suggests new ways to engage Americans in the benefits of health data and online personal health tools WASHINGTON and DANVERS, Mass., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eliza Corporation ("Eliza"), the pioneer and recognized leader in Health Engagement Management, today unveiled consumer research and insights about the benefits of health data and online personal health tools. Eliza's research was conducted in support of a...