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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....

2014-07-08 12:29:10

Capital BlueCross, Hamilton Health Center and PinnacleHealth partner with Dauphin County on Bridges to Care program HARRISBURG, Pa., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 1,000 children and more than 6,700 adults in the city of Harrisburg are not receiving adequate health care or do not have health insurance. To address this gap in care and coverage, Capital BlueCross, Hamilton Health Center and PinnacleHealth today announced that they have partnered with Dauphin County on a program called...

2014-07-08 08:31:45

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the appointment of Mark Caron as Geneia's CEO by Gary D. St. Hilaire, President and CEO of Capital BlueCross, Geneia today announced the selection of industry pioneer Avishek (Avi) Mukherjee as the company's Chief Technology Officer. He joins an executive team comprised of Mark Caron, Chief Operating Officer Heather Lavoie, and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jennifer Chambers. "We are excited to have such a pioneer in the industry...

2014-07-07 23:02:19

Together Health Network, the clinically integrated network formed in May as a collaboration between Ascension Health Michigan and CHE Trinity Health Michigan and physician partners across the state, has named its first Board of Managers and an interim CEO. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Together Health Network, the clinically integrated network formed in May as a collaboration between Ascension Health Michigan and CHE Trinity Health Michigan and physician partners across the state, has...

2014-07-07 16:23:51

Effort to combat childhood obesity epidemic starts with the patient and family, physician and community PHOENIX, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The mental, physical and financial impact of childhood obesity is challenging American youth in every state. For Arizona, the numbers are staggering: 25 percent of Arizona's youth are categorized as overweight or obese, and the state holds the seventh-highest percentage (19.8%) of obese teens in the nation.(1) In an effort to curb this trend...

2014-07-03 12:26:17

SPOKANE, Wash., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Group Health Cooperative and Providence Health Care have announced a new name and brand for their jointly-owned accountable care organization (ACO). Called CareUnity, the new name and brand identity expresses the vision of both organizations-- collaborating to deliver care that is in the best interest of the community. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140703/124373 Group Health and Providence formed an ACO in 2012, a group...

2014-07-02 12:29:25

- New Monmouth County Location Marks Third New Jersey Practice - LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PM Pediatrics, an award-winning provider of specialized pediatric urgent care, serving patients from cradle through college, will open its doors in Holmdel, NJ on Monday, July 14. The new location marks PM Pediatrics' third New Jersey practice, and 11th overall in the New York Metropolitan area. The 4,770 square foot office is located at 2107 Route 35 at Holmdel Towne...

2014-06-26 23:16:28

Effective July 1, Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services will be partnering with two local home care service providers to provide non-medical, in-home services for seniors and their families in Contra Costa County. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services will be partnering with two local home care service providers, Tender Heart Home Care and 24Hr HomeCare, to provide non-medical, in-home services for seniors and their families in Contra...

2014-06-26 23:11:29

Team Care Medicine is offering the Kindle edition of The Familiar Physician for 99 cents in recognition of the pioneering work of Paul Grundy, MD. Yorktown, VA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 As a tribute to the ongoing efforts of IBM’s Paul Grundy, MD, and his advocacy on behalf of the Patient-Centered Medical Home, Team Care Medicine and author Peter Anderson, MD, have made the Kindle edition of The Familiar Physician available for the special summertime price of 99 cents, from June through...

2014-06-25 08:31:47

Pacific Northwest-based independent pediatricians group blazes new trail managing children's health community-wide ATLANTA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellcentive, the industry forerunner in end-to-end population health management (PHM) for healthcare organizations, proudly congratulates the Children's Health Alliance (CHA) on being presented Health Data Management's top honor for the Analytics All Stars Award for Population Health Project of the Year. The magazine's inaugural...


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