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Ten Things a Practice Needs to Be Successful In an ACO
Physicians and consultants share their top advice for practices participating in, or planning to participate in, accountable care organizations.
Building Effective Patient Education Programs
Patient education programs can help physicians empower their patients to be a partner in their own care, and meet quality metric targets.
Smart Data Use a Key to Physician-Led ACO Success
Using available data to identify potential high-risk patients before they become high-cost patients can reap rewards for accountable care organizations.
Becoming a Medical Home Can Boost Reimbursement
If your medical practice is not already recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, it may be time to jump on the bandwagon.
Solutions to 3 Common Accountable Care Tech Challenges
Technology is a must in accountable care coordination, but also presents challenges. Here are three solutions to achieve the goal of quality patient care.
What the Midterm Elections Could Mean for Physicians
Chris Emper, director of government and industry affairs for NextGen Healthcare, shares his thoughts regarding how GOP control could affect health reform.
Does the ACO Model Commoditize Radiologists?
Radiology continues to be cautious with new payment model, but might not be able to avoid it for long.
The Future of Accountable Care Organizations
Anders M. Gilberg of the MGMA provides his views on whether accountable care organizations are a sustainable healthcare model.
Integration: Key Considerations for Physician Alignment
Here's what a medical practice must consider as it evaluates hospital integration opportunities.
ACOs: Changing How Physicians Care for Patients
Watch this video to learn how participating in an ACO is affecting physicians and staff at a five-physician practice in Hunt Valley, Md.
Physician Technology Needs in an ACO
Internist Gregory Spencer, an ACO participant and a presenter at the HIMSS13 Conference, discusses technology tools critical to ACO success.
2011 Staff Salary Survey Data
Here's the data from our 2011 Staff Salary Survey.
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