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CMS to Test Models for Beneficiary Engagement, Incentives, Behavioral Insights

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are seeking input on models to increase engagement among multiple beneficiary populations in health self-management in order to generate better care and better health at lower costs. The Center for Medicare and … finish reading CMS to Test Models for Beneficiary Engagement, Incentives, Behavioral Insights

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7 Keys to Successful Population Health Management

Education is one of the seven keys to a successful population health management (PHM) program, explains Elizabeth Miller, vice president of care management at White Memorial Medical Center, part of Adventist Health. You need to gauge whether your population is … finish reading 7 Keys to Successful Population Health Management

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Impact of Tailored Coaching on Patient Activation

Achieving real cost containment or quality improvement is difficult unless patients and consumers become more active, informed and engaged, says Dr. Judith Hibbard, the professor of health policy at the University of Oregon and the developer of PAM, the Patient … finish reading Impact of Tailored Coaching on Patient Activation

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