Category Archives: Physicians

Expanding Value-Based Care to Addiction Treatment

The shift to value-based care is impacting every aspect of healthcare. As has been well documented in many places, including this blog, value-based care is built upon the concept of driving enhancements to the quality of care while taking focus … Continue reading

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Reflections from HIMSS18

Every year the HIMSS Annual Conference generates a tremendous amount of opportunity, promise, hype and more. While many pronouncements are usually made at the conference, the question always arises what will stick following the conference. From that perspective, a few … Continue reading

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Relief from HIPAA: When, If Ever, Is It Necessary

The seemingly non-stop move from one natural disaster or health emergency to another places a significant strain on the healthcare system. Providers either cannot reach a facility, whether hospital or otherwise, or patients overwhelm a particular facility. Additionally, patients from … Continue reading

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