Tag Archives: hospitalists

Trinity Health-Heritage Population Health Partnership Designed to Upgrade Primary Care Models

Trinity Health and Heritage Provider Network (HPN) have formed a joint venture set to redesign existing healthcare models, including primary care, care management, hospitalist, post-acute care and high-risk clinics, in order to improve and coordinate care, according to Trinity Health. … finish reading Trinity Health-Heritage Population Health Partnership Designed to Upgrade Primary Care Models

Posted in Accountable Care Organizations, affordable care act, Care Coordination, Case Managers, Clinical Integration, Comprehensive Primary Care Programs, Disease Management, Population Health Management | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Physician-Hospital Co-Management a Top Trend for 2014

In 2014, physicians will continue to be co-managers, actively engaging in the hospital and overseeing patient experience, quality of care and cost reduction, predicted Steven Valentine, president, The Camden Group, during a Healthcare 2014 strategic planning session. In looking at … finish reading Physician-Hospital Co-Management a Top Trend for 2014

Posted in Accountable Care Organizations, affordable care act, Bundled Payments, Care Coordination, Healthcare Costs | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

HF Patients Treated by Cardiologist Rather Than Hospitalist Have Fewer Readmissions

When heart failure (HF) patients are treated by a cardiologist rather than a hospitalist, their rates of hospital readmissions are lower, according to a new study from the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF). Congestive HF is the most common cause … finish reading HF Patients Treated by Cardiologist Rather Than Hospitalist Have Fewer Readmissions

Posted in Avoidable Hospitalization, Cardiac Care, Care Transitions, Healthcare Costs, Hospital Readmissions, Hospital Training | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment