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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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Join Prepared Health at CMSA 2019

Posted on Jun 4, 2019 11:23:16 AM by Prepared Health in Events

Our team is heading to Las Vegas June 10 for CMSA's Annual Conference and Expo. We're looking forward to meeting you. Prepared Health is revolutionizing post-acute care by streamlining the referral process, simplifying case management, reducing readmission rates, and improving the patient experience. 

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HIStalk Interviews Ashish Shah, Prepared Health CEO

Posted on May 29, 2019 9:37:07 AM by Prepared Health in Hospitals, in Thought Leadership


"We need more people to adopt a never-discharge mindset. The caring never stops for the family or the individual so it shouldn’t stop for the institution."

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Jefferson Health Using Tech Tool to Fill Communication Gaps with Home Health Partners

Posted on May 22, 2019 9:36:20 AM by Prepared Health in Business of Post-Acute, in Innovation

Jefferson Health — a 14-hospital system with more than $5 billion in revenue — is turning to a social media-inspired technology platform to fill communication gaps with its home health partners.

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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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How to Use Data to Become a Preferred Provider

Posted on May 2, 2019 10:00:00 AM by Liesl Petersen in Post-Acute, in bundled payments, in Hospital, in Business of Post-Acute

When hospitals select preferred providers, they often rely on skilled nursing facilities or home health agencies that they’ve built relationships with and trust. Providers may be friends or long-time partners. Or, they might bring in lunch or treats for hospital staff. All too often the referral flow is based on doughnuts and not data. But in a value-based care environment, data matters.

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5 Ways to Improve Bundled Payment Care Management

Posted on Apr 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM by Erin Karam in Hospitals, in Case Management, in BPCI

If you manage bundled payment programs, there’s a good chance you also manage something else: the financial penalties that come with exceeding parameters set for episodes of care.

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Philadelphia Business Journal: Jefferson, Prepared Health Form Digital Health Partnership to Track Post-Acute Care

Posted on Apr 25, 2019 9:57:29 AM by Prepared Health in News

Jefferson Health, a 14-hospital system in Philadelphia and New Jersey with $5 billion in revenue, named Prepared Health its digital technology partner. 

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David Bean Joins Prepared Health as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, a New Position for the Company

Posted on Apr 21, 2019 12:00:00 PM by Prepared Health in Our People

Healthcare industry veteran will accelerate national sales, forge new industry partnerships

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Jefferson Health Announces Partnership with Prepared Health to Coordinate Care Transitions from Hospital to Home

Posted on Apr 17, 2019 6:40:04 AM by Prepared Health in News, in Press Release, in Hospital

Collaboration supports Jefferson Health CEO Stephen K. Klasko’s vision of transforming Philadelphia and New Jersey regions into “model of innovation” for the rest of the country

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