Tag Archives: clinical outcomes

Combining high-tech and high-touch with care guides

The previous blog post focused on how Minneapolis-based HealthEast applied data and analytics from Optum One to get great care management results. This final blog in the three-part series will show how care management is making a difference in patient lives. One relatively new element to care coordination that HealthEast put into practice was certified […]
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After coding, highest-risk patients improve the most

Humedica’s analysis of a data set representing more than 4 million patients revealed that patients without a coded diagnosis are relatively high risk—and use less ambulatory care than coded patients. But what happens after they are coded?

Humedica uncovers the link between coding and patient care

Accurate coding is crucial to accountable care because it is strongly associated with the kind of care patients receive.