Targeting High-Risk Patients through Population Health

Deborah Keller, RN, BSN, CMCN COO There have always been substantial gaps in healthcare services for the higher-risk populations. Despite the best intentions of structure managed care…


Thoughts on Fall Managed Care Forum 2017

Jeanine Davis,  RN, BAAS, CMCN Clinical Liaison (click to enlarge image) Every year, the Managed Care Forum brings together members and healthcare executives from the American Association…


Health Risk Assessments Drive Success in Population Health Management

Deborah Keller, RN, BSN, CMCN COO Recently, I had the opportunity to submit an article on the role of health risk assessments (HRAs) as a driver of success in population health management to the…


Exploring How Technology Can Support Patient Engagement Strategies

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Care managers are an integral part of managing a patient’s health—ensuring patients adhere to their care plans, providing advice and information…


Risk Assessment Tools for Population Health

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President As the role of case management in patient care continues to strengthen, especially as health care reform initiatives take effect, more emphasis…


Transforming Patient Communication in Healthcare

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President I recently reviewed Trend Report #2 from the 2012 Health Information Technology Survey [i].   This report, entitled “Communications & Social Media”…