Posts Tagged ‘One minute metrics’

One-Minute Health Metrics Video: Welcome to the Medical Home Neighborhood

December 6th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

There are more than 6,037 patient-centered medical home (PCMH) sites in the United States, according to the NCQA. To further reduce fragmented care, many PCMHs are expanding to house the entire care continuum — a phenomenon known as the Medical Neighborhood.

Medical home neighbors include specialists along with primary care clinicians to better coordinate care. This One-Minute Metrics video shows the members of the medical neighborhood, signs of a desirable medical neighborhood, good practices that make good neighbors and more.

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One-Minute Health Metrics Video: Home Visits for Medically Complex Patients

October 1st, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

Forget yesterday’s house calls; today’s home visits for homebound or medically complex patients enhance the patient experience by helping individuals meet everyday needs, avoid rehospitalization or an ER visit, and connect with community resources.

In fact, three-fourths of healthcare organizations visit some percentage of their patients or health plan members in their homes. This One-Minute Metrics video summarizes home visit practices of 155 healthcare organizations from HIN’s Healthcare Benchmarks market research.

You may also be interested in this related resource: 2013 Healthcare Benchmarks: Home Visits.

One-Minute Health Metrics Video: Telehealth Powers Population Health Management

August 28th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

A recent survey from the Healthcare Intelligence Network identified a significant shift away from the use of land lines and toward videoconferencing, virtual visits and smartphones to fortify care management and expand reach to remote and vulnerable populations.

This 60-second video zeros in on using telehealth for population health management, including applications, target populations, tools and post-ACA opportunities.

The One-Minute Health Metrics video series summarizes results of HIN’s Healthcare Benchmarks market research.

You may also be interested in this related resource: 2013 Healthcare Benchmarks: Telehealth & Telemedicine.