Latest TransforMED Stories

2013-09-26 23:30:52

2013 AAFP Scientific Assembly Will Feature Rollout of Two New Practice Transformation Solutions as Learning Community Approaches 10,000-Member Mark San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Delta-Exchange, an award-winning online learning community for primary care practice transformation powered by TransforMED, a subsidiary of the American Academy of Family Physicians, is rolling out a social analytics and member engagement tool as well as a Health Information Technology Zone as its...

2013-07-16 23:20:53

Patient-centered medical home transformation among participating primary care practices aims for better access and coordination of care across the ‘medical neighborhood’ to improve the health of the community at a lower cost. Leawood, KS (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 A total of 90 primary care practices allied with 15 health systems in 65 cities across the country have joined a federally supported health care innovation award project of the patient-centered medical neighborhood (PCMN) care...

2013-03-06 23:02:22

Oklahoma family physician and educator will deploy multidisciplinary expertise in support of practice transformation to new Patient-Centered Medical Home model LEAWOOD, Kan. (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 Dr. Russell Kohl, MD, FAAFP, will lead the Centers of Excellence at TransforMED, a nonprofit, wholly owned subsidiary of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) that facilitates implementation of the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model of care delivery. As Medical Director,...

2013-01-05 05:01:45

Collaborative effort aims to improve care at lower costs for approximately 157,000 patients in up to 15 health systems and provider organizations nationwide Leawood, KS (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 About 157,000 Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries in up to 15 health systems and provider organizations across the nation will begin participating in a Patient-Centered Medical Neighborhood (PCMN) demonstration project as part of a collaboration among TransforMED, Phytel and VHA Inc. Funded by a...

2008-10-07 12:00:52

Cielo MedSolutions, a provider of healthcare software and web applications, has signed a preferred business affiliate agreement with TransforMED, a wholly owned subsidiary of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Through this relationship, Cielo MedSolutions's customers will have access to TransforMED's practice transformation services. In addition, TransforMED will encourage medical practices implementing a patient-centered medical home to use Cielo Clinic's integrated patient...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'