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In uncertain times, take control of your value-based future

May 25, 2017

In uncertain times, take control of your value-based future Historically, health care providers have been reactive to external demands from government regulators and commercial payers. And government and payer organizations currently define many of the metrics for which providers are held accountable. This leaves providers in a position of passive resistance as they respond to […]

HIMSS: Mind the gap

March 1, 2017

She also believes that finding solutions to improve patient outcomes is the industrys biggest hurdle amidst uncertainties in healthcare. And she is optimistic that innovative solutions will be found. Specifically, her takeaways from HIMSS17 include: Data remains a catalyst and a shackle as EMR interoperability and disparate systems are still a sore spot for many […]

The delicate balance between cost and quality in value-based healthcare

February 20, 2017

As the US administration wrestles with how to repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the healthcare industry is seeing a shift toward a different type of business model for delivery, writes Dr. Aluko in an article published in Beckers Hospital Review. This new model seeks to balance cost and quality in delivering patient-centric, […]