Population Health

Operational Maintenance Best Practices

Like other organizations, healthcare payers want to get the most out of their IT investments. But keeping up with operational maintenance of fee schedules, code sets, and industry changes can…

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Suggested Timelines when Preparing to Implement a Population Health System

Health plans tend to keep their care management systems for a long time. When it’s time to replace the system, many health plans struggle with the best way to make…

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Building Confidence: What to do Before Implementing a Population Health System

After using a care management system with its unique nuances, familiarity, and what everyone’s comfortable with, a health plan decides it is time to adopt new tools to help manage…

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Clinical Data, Claims Data: Working Together to Improve Population Health

When you hear the terms clinical data and claims data, what do you think of? Claims data is often thought of as information on the patient’s procedures and how much…

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Why Achieve Accreditation? Understanding accreditation and the new NCQA standards

Accreditation programs demonstrate the quality of a health plan to consumers and employers. For health plans achieving a high accreditation rating means they have programs that are fully developed, implemented,…

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Realizing the Value of Digital Health: Introducing AppScript on FHIR® for Seamlessly Prescribing Digital Health Apps from Epic Workflows

The IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science report, The Growing Value of Digital Health: Evidence and Impact on Human Health and the Healthcare System, found that Digital Health Apps have…

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Vendor Selection Best Practices

There are many reasons that a health plan will decide to go through the process of selecting a new care management vendor. It could be due to a change in…

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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

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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