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2014-07-10 08:29:13

Costs Lower than Expected for 3rd Consecutive Year; Key Quality Indicators Show Positive Care Trends for 1.1 Million Members Covered by PCMH Program BALTIMORE, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After three years, CareFirst's large-scale, region-wide Patient-Centered Medical Home Program (PCMH) is continuing to lower the rising costs of care for CareFirst members covered by the program. In addition, emerging data suggests that CareFirst members under the care of participating PCMH...

2014-07-10 08:28:11

SAN DIEGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CareFusion Corporation (NYSE: CFN) today announced plans to release fourth quarter and fiscal 2014 results on Thursday, Aug. 7, following the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100706/CAREFUSIONLOGO The company will host a conference call on Aug. 7 at 2 p.m. PDT (5 p.m. EDT) to discuss the results for the quarter and year, ended June 30, 2014, as well as provide guidance for future periods....

2014-07-10 08:28:01

Population health management technology will help close care gaps, ease transition from fee-for-service to value-based reimbursement DALLAS and COOPERSTOWN, N.Y., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bassett Healthcare Network, one of the nation's Top 100 integrated Health Networks, has deployed a comprehensive, Web-based population health and patient engagement platform from Phytel to ensure better patient outcomes by identifying and closing gaps in care....

2014-07-09 23:14:44

Pulse8 is the only healthcare analytics and technology company delivering an unprecedented view into risk adjustment. Annapolis, Maryland (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Pulse8 is the only healthcare analytics and technology company delivering an unprecedented view into risk adjustment. As a proud sponsor of the 4th Annual RISE Association California Summit in San Diego, Pulse8 brings big data, advanced analytics and risk adjustment expertise to this conference through the following educational and...

2014-07-09 23:11:42

Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (Northeast Delta HSA) and University Health Conway announced today the creation of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to collaboratively serve citizens in Ouachita Parish and the 12 parishes of Northeastern Louisiana. The MOA provides coordinated care for people seeking behavioral health care and/or primary health care. Monroe, LA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (Northeast Delta HSA) and University Health Conway...

2014-07-09 23:10:31

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that LeCretia Johnson has joined CSG’s Healthcare and Human Services practice. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, today announced that LeCretia Johnson has joined CSG’s Healthcare and Human Services practice. Ms. Johnson is a healthcare and human services expert with over 25 years of experience working in state...

2014-07-09 23:07:30

The strategic partnership will provide current and incoming customers with holistic custom learning materials for the leading open source talent and learning management systems, Moodle and Totara. Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Lambda Solutions, a leader in cloud-based talent and learning management systems, is excited to announce their partnership with Limestone Learning to offer clientele full-service online learning solutions. The strategic partnership will provide current and...

2014-07-09 23:00:47

Ablation procedures have witnessed significant growth, which are attributable to factors such as growing healthcare expenditure, favorable demographics and cost effectiveness over traditional surgical procedures. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/ablation-devices-market-791.html (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The “Ablation Technologies Market (2011-2016) - Global Trends & Competitive Analysis” analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in...

2014-07-09 08:28:51

White Paper Outlines Reimbursement Challenges Hindering Growth WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new report from the Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC) released today, members of the personalized medicine community are calling for critical changes in payment and coverage policies to encourage innovation and improve the quality of health care for millions of patients. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130517/DC16280LOGO PMC's new white paper, "The Future...

2014-07-09 08:28:49

Patient Engagement Technology Focuses on Bolstering Care Management Programs with Tailored Health Interventions to Foster Positive Behavioral Changes NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sense Health, a New York City-based healthcare company focused on supporting underserved patients through mobile technology, has announced results from a randomized control trial that focused on engaging a high-cost Medicaid population. The study utilized Sense Health's mobile care management...


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