Bundled payment programs and other payment models put a premium on collaboration. The Prepared Health platform provides an efficient way to ensure you’re working with partners who share your approach to patient care.
If you have a chronic condition or care for someone with a chronic condition, you probably have had some difficulty trying to access and aggregate your electronic health information across multiple systems or providers. In order to move to value-based care, we have to have clinical and claims data available at the point of care. When it’s available, patients might make different decisions about their care than they do today.
Colleen Morley on backing her team, coaching family caregivers, treating social determinants, and increasing patient education.
Three years ago, Northwestern Medicine's hospital in Crystal Lake, Illinois, was paying penalties averaging $300,000 a year to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. One challenge: preventing its bundled payment patients from making a U-turn back into the hospital.
Prepared Health will be in Columbus on March 5th for the 2019 ACMA Ohio Chapter 8th Annual Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference. We're excited to show you how to collaborate for care and improve patient outcomes with our enTouch digital platform. enTouch helps streamline the referral process, simplify case management, reduce readmission rates, and improve the patient experience. enTouch allows everyone from hospital case managers to home health and family caregivers to stay connected in real-time.
Our team is heading to Atlanta March 7-10 for the 2019 AMDA Annual Conference. We're looking forward to meeting you. Prepared Health's digital platform, enTouch, is revolutionizing post-acute care by streamlining the referral process, simplifying case management, reducing readmission rates, and improving the patient experience. enTouch allows everyone from hospital case managers to home health and family caregivers to stay connected in real-time.
Under a theme of “Healthcare Champions,” HIMSS 2019 called for a renewed focus on what matters most in healthcare: the patient. Prepared Health’s CEO Ashish Shah and COO Tim Coulter attended HIMSS and shared their take on the importance of family caregivers and how to stay connected with patients as care moves outside of the hospital and into the home and community.
For the second year in a row, Erin Karam, Prepared Health’s chief technology officer, has been named one of Becker’s Hospital Review’s top Female Health IT Leaders. Karam heads the strategic and technical direction for the company's enTouch network, leading a product team of nine, including engineering and data science. She talks about the importance of recognizing and mentoring women, and how her earlier career at IBM helped shape how she leads.
enTouch helps hospitals build, digitize and manage their preferred post-acute, home and community-based preferred provider networks.
Caring for an elder family member can be stressful. According to a recent study, there are nearly 15 million unpaid and untrained family caregivers for older adults in the U.S. Half spend nearly 30 hours a week providing care to relatives, many of whom have dementia. The work takes its toll. Here are five tips to help manage the load: