The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint For Crisis Management: Building Organizational Sustainability & Success In A Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint, combines a series of 35 live web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
Year Four Of The Medicare Independence At Home Demonstration Generated Savings Of $32.9 Million
In its first four years, the Medicare Independence at Home (IAH) house call demonstration program realized over $70 million in savings—$32.9 million of that in its fourth year—an average reduction of $2,819 per beneficiary. The program also was 8.9% below spending targets. The beneficiaries participating in IAH had fewer 30-day readmissions, hospitalizations, and emergency department visits. The quality of care increased in all measured areas, including follow-up within 48 hours of hospitalization, medication reconciliation, and documentation of advanced care preferences.
To qualify for an incentive payment, the participating practices have to meet the . . .