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Monica Ginsburg

Monica is Prepared Health's marketing manager. She writes about healthcare trends, industry regulations and emerging technologies.

Recent Posts

How to Build Outcome-Based Partnerships? Start with Communication

Posted on Oct 23, 2019 9:23:01 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Business of Post-Acute, in Thought Leadership

From left to right: Prepared Health CEO Ashish V. Shah led a panel at the recent Home Health Care News Summit with David Baiada, CEO, BAYADA Home Health Care; Rajesh Aggarwal, senior vice president, Jefferson Strategic Ventures & Innovation, Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health; and Joe Kiernan, chief strategy officer, Ocean Healthcare. 

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Product Spotlight: Build a Preferred Provider Network

Posted on Jun 20, 2019 9:00:00 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Innovation

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.

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Empower Patients with More Digital Health Information

Posted on Jun 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Innovation, in Thought Leadership

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.

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Case Manager Leans on “Patchwork Quilt” of Services to Address Social Determinant Issues

Posted on Jun 6, 2019 11:19:13 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Case Management, in Thought Leadership, in Point of View

Colleen Morley on backing her team, coaching family caregivers, treating social determinants, and increasing patient education. 

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Here’s How Northwestern Medicine Earned $700,000 in Bundled Payment Reimbursements

Posted on May 7, 2019 2:36:14 PM by Monica Ginsburg in bundled payments, in Hospital

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. 

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Schedule a Prepared Health Demo at ACMA Ohio

Posted on Mar 4, 2019 8:29:11 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Events, in Case Management

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.

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Join Prepared Health at AMDA 2019

Posted on Feb 28, 2019 2:42:14 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Events

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.

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HIMSS 2019: Elevating Family Caregivers, Connecting Healthcare in the Home

Posted on Feb 26, 2019 11:09:07 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Events, in Case Management, in Family Caregivers, in Hospital, in Interoperability

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.

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Prepared Health CTO Named Female Health IT Leader by Becker’s Hospital Review

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 3:00:47 PM by Monica Ginsburg in News, in Hospital, in Our People, in Health IT

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.

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Looking For a More Efficient Way to Manage Your Preferred Post-Acute Care Provider Network? Let’s Talk at HIMSS 2019

Posted on Jan 29, 2019 6:17:17 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Home, in Events, in Hospital

enTouch helps hospitals build, digitize and manage their preferred post-acute, home and community-based preferred provider networks.

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