Archive | November, 2016

Why patient engagement is key to success in today’s value-based market

  Value-based healthcare is a new name for an old concept. It has always been the goal of healthcare providers to improve the health outcomes of their patients. That is as old as the Hippocratic oath to “do no harm.” But how the healthcare industry goes about it, is changing.  Driven by a totally new [...]

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Providers Must Engage Themselves, If They Want To Engage Patients

There is a lot of talk these days about patient engagement, but what does that mean when it comes to value-based purchasing? According to the National Business Coalition on Health, value-based purchasing is “a demand-side strategy to measure, report, and reward excellence in healthcare delivery.” The Coalition notes healthcare providers who are successful at engaging [...]

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