Navigation Links
Healthcare Partners, Monarch, and Anthem Blue Cross Chosen for Innovative National Healthcare Program
Date:5/25/2010

Accountable Care Organization Pilot Will Help Improve Quality and Lower Costs. Two of Southern California's leading physician-governed medical groups, along with Anthem Blue Cross, have been selected for participation in a new and innovative, nationally-recognized healthcare model that rewards providers for improving patient outcomes, while slowing cost growth.

(PRWEB) May 25, 2010 -- Two of Southern California's leading physician-governed medical groups, along with Anthem Blue Cross, have been selected for participation in a new and innovative, nationally-recognized healthcare model that rewards providers for improving patient outcomes, while slowing cost growth.

HealthCare Partners, a Torrance, California-based Medical Group and Independent Physician Association (IPA), and Monarch HealthCare, an Irvine, California-based Medical Group and IPA, will collaborate with Anthem Blue Cross in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) pilot project led by the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice. The selection of the two California organizations furthers the nationwide demonstration project already underway in three other communities. The demonstration project expects to produce a successful model that will be replicable throughout the country.

Elliott Fisher, M.D., M.P.H., who along with Mark McClellan, M.D., PhD. is leading the Brookings-Dartmouth project, describes the ACO as "a provider-led organization willing to be accountable for the full continuum of care for its patients." The model encourages physicians, hospitals, and insurance companies to work together to coordinate care, improve quality, and reduce costs.

Anthem Blue Cross expects that its PPO members in Los Angeles and Orange Counties whose physicians participate in the HealthCare Partners and Monarch ACO's will be
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Senior Healthcare Executives to Lead Hospital Charitable Service Awards
2. New Healthcare Book Helps Families Navigate Rising Healthcare Costs and Decreasing Coverage
3. The Walden Group, a Specialized Strategic Healthcare Investment Banking Firm, Adds Key Advisory Services
4. BHM Healthcare Congratulates PORT Human Services: First to Receive CABHA Status
5. Economic Recovery and New Healthcare Legislation: The Stars Are Aligned for Increased Adoption of HR Management Systems (HRMS)
6. IADR and GSK Consumer Healthcare announce winners of 2010 Innovation in Oral Care Awards
7. Kramer Healthcare Technologies' RQi enterprise™ Revenue Cycle Solution Selected by Piedmont Healthcare
8. Bold Ventures Launches New Healthcare Business
9. Innovative Technology Developed at AGH Accurately Monitors Healthcare Professionals' Handwashing Practices, Study Shows
10. HealthCareerWeb.com "Appreciates Nurses A Latte"
11. Wyatt Matas & Associates Releases White Paper on Future Home Healthcare Business Model
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... The IT manager of Top10BestSEOHosting.com is a web professional ... has recently announced that GoDaddy ( http://www.top10bestseohosting.com/go/GoDaddy.com/ ) is ... GoDaddy is a popular supplier of cheap web hosting, ... at affordable rates. It offers three Linux shared hosting ... on the length of the contract. The longest contract ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... NV (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 AWeber, ... marketing services that currently helps more than 120,000 ... has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an ... a crucial element for any online marketing campaign, despite ... email in the marketing world,” reports Michaels. “AWeber is ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Buying a policy ... adult who is unsure about available coverage types by insurers ... principal life insurance policy pricing to the public using its ... of this tool is free and is expected to promote ... to the public throughout the U.S. The system is designed ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... August 22, 2014 The regional economy ... Indiana is on the grow again. The ... by summer 2016 to boost production of the popular ... Toyota Indiana’s overall investment to $4 billion. This step ... while providing additional flexibility to adjust its product mix ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... York (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 ... morcellators ( http://www.injurybeacon.com/power-morcellator/ ) in uterine surgeries continues ... Massachusetts insurance companies have decided to limit coverage ... the Worcester Telegram, Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Massachusetts ... surgeries that involve morcellation as of September 1, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AWeber: Review Exposes Affordable Provider of Opt-In Email Marketing Services 2Health News:Principal Life Insurance Policies Now Quoted for Adults at Insurance Website Online 2Health News:Toyota Indiana Adding 300 Jobs to Build More Highlanders 2Health News:As Power Morcellator Controversy Grows, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Massachusetts Insurers’ Plans to Limit Coverage of Uterine Morcellation 2Health News:As Power Morcellator Controversy Grows, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Massachusetts Insurers’ Plans to Limit Coverage of Uterine Morcellation 3Health News:As Power Morcellator Controversy Grows, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Massachusetts Insurers’ Plans to Limit Coverage of Uterine Morcellation 4
... not increase lung cancer mortality in postmenopausal women, according ... The Journal of the National Cancer Institute. ... consisted of several clinical trials on postmenopausal women, one ... plus progestin therapy had a statistically significant increase in ...
... Gardner HealthDay Reporter , FRIDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay ... experts say it,s likely that the Northern Hemisphere will see ... flu season. The virus will continue to circulate, said ... Emergency Medical Preparedness and Response, but he hasn,t "seen anything ...
... HealthDay Reporter , FRIDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- When John ... empty bottle of ibuprofen on the living room floor -- and ... knocked the pain-reliever container off the coffee table -- where D,Amato ... the pills. "My heart dropped through the floor," he said ...
... cells from a patient,s blood or bone marrow that nourish ... to treatment of cardiovascular disease than obtaining rare stem cells, ... In recent clinical trials, doctors in several countries have tested ... damage, such as heart attacks and peripheral artery disease, created ...
... to adopt electronic medical records helps speed adoption by ... in the current issue of Management Science , ... and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)., "Social Contagion and Information ... U.S. Hospitals" is by Corey M. Angst and Ken ...
... By Madonna Behen HealthDay Reporter , THURSDAY, ... but it,s true: Parents never stop worrying about their children,s ... when parents have a mix of successful and not-so-successful adult ... isn,t offset by positive feelings from the accomplishments of their ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Estrogen not associated with lung cancer incidence and mortality among postmenopausal women 2Health News:Experts Predict 'Normal' H1N1 Flu Season This Year 2Health News:Human Meds Are Pets' Biggest Poisoning Danger 2Health News:Human Meds Are Pets' Biggest Poisoning Danger 3Health News:Selected cells from blood or bone marrow may provide a route to healing blood vessels 2Health News:Selected cells from blood or bone marrow may provide a route to healing blood vessels 3Health News:Speed electronic medical record adoption via key medical centers, says Management Science 2Health News:One Troubled Adult Child a Drag on Parents' Mental Health 2Health News:One Troubled Adult Child a Drag on Parents' Mental Health 3
(Date:8/22/2014)... 22, 2014   Zacks Equity Research highlights Epizyme (Nasdaq: ... Day and Panera (Nasdaq: PNRA - Free Report ) as ... analysis on Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD - Free Report ), ... SHPG - Free Report ). Here is a ... the Day : The biotech bull market is ...
(Date:8/22/2014)...  - MediaLINC unlocks ... Lincor announced general availability of MediaLINC - ... range of education, entertainment and clinical content direct to ... , " Lincor has already ... engagement to bedside smart devices, " comments Dan ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Calif. , Aug. 22, 2014  WaferGen Bio-systems, ... underwritten public offering of units of common stock and ... gross proceeds of $20 million, prior to deducting underwriting ... Company.  The shares and warrants are immediately separable and ... are expected to begin trading on The NASDAQ Stock ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 2Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 3Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 4Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 5Epizyme, Panera, Amicus Therapeutics, Sanofi and Shire highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day 6Lincor Unveils Next Generation TV-based Patient Engagement Solution 2WaferGen Bio-Systems Announces Pricing of $20 Million Underwritten Offering and Uplisting to NASDAQ 2WaferGen Bio-Systems Announces Pricing of $20 Million Underwritten Offering and Uplisting to NASDAQ 3WaferGen Bio-Systems Announces Pricing of $20 Million Underwritten Offering and Uplisting to NASDAQ 4
... June 18 United American Healthcare Corporation (Nasdaq: ... held Pulse Systems, LLC.  Based in Concord, Calif. ... the medical device industry, with a focus on precision ... components, sub-assemblies and implants, primarily in the cardiovascular market. ...
... SHENZHEN, China , June 18 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ ... TCM ), a leading,specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on the ... China ,today announced its financial results for the quarter ... Financial Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2010, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:United American Healthcare Corporation Announces Acquisition of Pulse Systems, LLC 2United American Healthcare Corporation Announces Acquisition of Pulse Systems, LLC 3United American Healthcare Corporation Announces Acquisition of Pulse Systems, LLC 4Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 2Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 3Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 4Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 5Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 6Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 7Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 8Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 9Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 10Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 11Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 12Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 13Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 14Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Company Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results 15
2.5V Incandescent source, 3X magnification, pocket-sized....
... via fiber optic for homogenous ... have bright halogen illumination for ... aural canal. Lithium-ion batteries ... Ring rheostat for fine control ...
All Keeler otoscopes have bright halogen illumination for clear and accurate visualization of aural canal. Lithium-ion batteries with quick recharge capability. Ring rheostat for fine control of il...
... Ri-scope® line offer patented Sensomatic® ... when picked up and switch ... Fiber-optic delivery of light from ... uniform illumination of examination area. ...
Medicine Products: