EHR integration: Keeping patients at the center of care

“Patient engagement and overall patient experience are becoming key parts of the care delivery equation, as focus continues to shift towards better coordinated care efforts.” Learn more about the role of patient engagement in this article from Healthcare IT News.

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ACOs Increasingly Assuming Population Health Management Duties

“The tenants of accountable care are starting to move the needle on population health management in a measurable way.” An opinion piece in the American Journal of Managed Care discusses how ACOs are improving health while increasingly assuming population health management duties.

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Developing as a navigator: From novice to expert

The life and times of an oncology patient navigator: “From logistics, to education, to counseling and transition to post-treatment care, the nurse navigator role has evolved from a mere amenity to a crucial component of cancer care, continuously assisting patients, families, and health care providers across the care continuum.”

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MeHI Starts Care Coordination Grant Program for Massachusetts

Massachusetts is aiming to increase health IT usage for improved care coordination with a grant program. “MeHI’s goal is to increase the flow of health information exchange within the state and help providers address transitions of care and care management needs within their communities.”

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