August, 2018

Best Practices for Using Test Management Tools

Think of test management tools as the Swiss Army knife in the back of your pocket. Test management tools can be the one-stop resource for a multiple purpose benefit. There…

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Uptake of Outcome-Based Contracts-A Country Example

Outcome-based contracting is definitely a buzzword in the life sciences industry. Over the past few years, many companies have tried to implement such contracting strategies. Nevertheless, after years of efforts,…

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Achieving a Consumer-Centric Approach to Population Health using Clinical Optimization

Co-authored by Suzanne Kunze, RN, CCM, MBA and Norita Wilson, RN BSN Population health is advancing as the health care industry shifts from fee-for-service to value-based care. As population health…

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EHRs: Getting all the Systems to Play Well Together

Co-authored by Ann Mendlowitz, Director, Provider Solutions

Governing Prices is all about Integration

SETTING THE SCENE This is it. Your Global Price Management and Tender Management tool has finally been deployed based on your global and local requirements. Your data is integrated from…

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Are Your Thought Leaders (Making an Impact) on Social Media?

Co-authored by Mattias Berger, Associate, Shared Services

Medecision’s acquisition of AxisPoint Health: What you need to do now

Medecision’s acquisition of AxisPoint Health brings 58 VITALS and CCMS solution clients under the Medecision umbrella. These organizations have been aware of plans to sunset CCMS and VITALS since before…

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CMS Final Rule for CY 2018

Brief overview of 340B reimbursement In 1992, the 340B drug discount program was passed as Section 340B of the Public Health Service Act. This program allows “covered entities”, hospitals and…

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HighPoint Vendor Evaluations

Co-authors: Norita Wilson and Becky Jones In our previous blog A Closer Look at Population Health/Care Management Solution Vendors , we looked at Gartner’s March 2018 “Market Guide for Healthcare…

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A Closer Look at Population Health/Care Management Solution Vendors

Co-authors: Norita Wilson and Becky Jones