Healthcare News & Insights

How patient mentors can boost patient outcomes, satisfaction

Often, the toughest part of keeping patients healthy is helping them manage their symptoms between visits — more and more hospitals are using this method to do just that. 

3 chronic care hurdles hospitals should plan for

Providers can finally get paid for coordinating care for patients with chronic illnesses, but it won’t be all smooth sailing when it come to getting reimbursement for chronic care management (CCM).

Can PHR systems lead to better chronic care management?

A large number of patients with chronic conditions struggle to keep up with routine care management. But this electronic health record (EHR) system feature could help facilities close those gaps.