Participation in accountable care initiatives has more than doubled in the last 12 months, according to 200 healthcare companies who completed the second annual Healthcare Intelligence Network survey on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). The typical ACO is smaller, too, as the number of active ACOs with 100 to 500 physicians dropped almost 50 percent in the last 12 months.
Download this HINtelligence report for data on reducing readmissions in 2014, as reported by 116 healthcare companies. Included are details on readmission program components, successful work flows, processes and tools; how organizations are preparing for CMS scrutiny in 2014 and 2015, and much more.
Healthcare is leaning on videoconferencing more than ever to monitor discharged patients, conduct remote consultations and facilitate communication, according to responses to the Telehealth in 2013 Survey by the Healthcare Intelligence Network. Respondents reported videoconferencing as the number one technology being utilized, an increase from 41 percent in 2010 to 59 percent in 2013.
Download this HINtelligence report to learn more about how 136 healthcare companies fared in 2013 and what trends they expect to emerge in 2014. Included in this report are data highlights on the top business areas affected by economic conditions in 2013, successful programs and services launched in 2013, the impact of the accountable care act in 2014, and much more.