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Are You Compliant with New CMS Discharge Planning Rule?

Posted on Nov 4, 2019 4:15:41 PM by Travis Woyner in Hospitals

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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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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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Case Manager Delivers Care Despite Limited Resources

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 12:38:28 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Post-Acute, in Hospitals, in CMW18, in Case Management

 

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New Jersey Case Manager Fights “Tooth and Nail” for Patients

Posted on Nov 22, 2018 8:58:50 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Post-Acute, in Hospitals, in CMW18, in Case Management

Marie Ruiz, case manager and lead assessment coordinator at Jefferson Health Care Center, is a fierce advocate for her patients. But she doesn’t always win.

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Improving care for chronically ill, older patients

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 12:05:12 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Hospitals, in Home, in Case Management

Nurse-led approach helps cut costs, spur recovery

Caring for older patients living with complex health and social needs is one of the biggest challenges for the healthcare system. It’s a challenge that will continue to intensify as the baby boom generation ages.

Mary Naylor, director of the NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, is the lead architect of the Transitional Care Model (TCM), a nurse-led approach designed to help improve the care of seniors coping with multiple chronic conditions who experience frequent episodes of acute illness. The goal is to partner with patients, family caregivers and other clinicians to improve the patient’s health and quality of life. Studies consistently show that this model helps lower hospital readmission rates and reduce per-patient healthcare costs.

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The Unsung Heroes - Case Management Week 2018

Posted on Oct 12, 2018 4:31:37 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Post-Acute, in Hospitals, in Home, in CMW18, in Case Management

 

Case managers are often the unsung heroes in a patient’s recovery. In conjunction with National Case Management Week, we asked for nominations for influential case managers who deserve some extra recognition. We were looking for professionals who are passionate about their work and go the extra mile for their patients. We found all that and more.

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#IHeartHIT - US National Health IT Week

Posted on Oct 12, 2018 9:50:38 AM by Megan Gilmore in Post-Acute, in Hospitals, in Home

At PreparedHealth, the #IHeartHIT campaign hits home for us. We’ve made it our mission to make it possible to age and deliver care in the home and to do so, we’ve built a team of talented, smart people who are passionate about creating technology that changes lives. Our team is made up of data scientists, social workers, nurses, designers, healthcare experts, engineers, product owners, marketers, and more, yet we all have a personal reason of why we joined this mission. Read below to hear just a few of our stories:

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enTouch selected as one of the best new ideas in healthcare today

Posted on Sep 27, 2018 8:47:14 AM by Prepared Health in News, in Press Release, in Hospitals, in Home, in Case Management

PreparedHealth is thrilled to be listed as one of four finalists in Vizient's sixth annual Innovation Challenge, an event designed to highlight the best new ideas in healthcare today. The Innovation Challenge will be held on Oct. 3 at 3:45 p.m. as part of the opening general session for the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit to be held at The Wynn in Las Vegas.

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2018 Healthcare Analytics Summit - Digital Innovators Showcase

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 4:30:00 PM by Megan Gilmore in News, in Hospitals, in Home

Our team is headed to Salt Lake City today to join healthcare's top innovators at Health Catalyst's Healthcare Analytics Summit. We're excited to network with our peers who are making a difference in healthcare. Will you be there? Find us in the Digital Innovators Showcase!

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