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  • How Community Health Workers Can Reinvent Health Care Delivery In The US

    With a groundbreaking CMS regulatory change, along with policy support from the Affordable Care Act, holds the promise of bridging the gap between mainstream health care and community health through expanding the CHW profession and its impact on clinical care. Much like other disruptive changes in health care, however, fulfilling this potential will require a new way of thinking among state policymakers and the health care system at large.

    NEHI's own Judy Phalen and Rebecca Paradis delve into how CHWs can reinvent healthcare.
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  • Bundled payment arrangements may stifle health care innovation

    The increased popularity of bundling health care reimbursement around episodes of care, such as knee replacements, has raised the question of whether bundling might suppress innovation.
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  • Medical Inhalers to Track Where you are When you Puff

    Tracking miles run and calories eaten was just the beginning. An inhaler made by Propeller Health, used for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, records the time and location each time a patient takes a puff of medication.

    The inhaler’s sensor uses Bluetooth to connect to a smartphone or a data hub that plugs into a wall. One in 12 adults has asthma, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2010 report.
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  • NEWSFLASH: Check Out NEHI's Blog Published Today in Health Affairs Blog

    In Case You Missed It.... "Bundled Payments: Do They Put Innovation At Risk?"

    As stakeholders across the country wrestle with curbing costs and standardizing care, bundled payment has emerged as a promising tool. The model, which requires a single payment for a group of related health care services, has proven itself within clearly-defined procedures and now many are looking to take the model to scale in other costly disease areas, including oncology and chronic disease.

    But at what risk? Bundled payments are here to stay but there is serious concern that without appropriate quality safeguards in place, arrangements may inhibit medical advancement and the adoption of innovative therapies.
  • NEWSFLASH- Check Out NEHI's Article Published Today in Health Affairs

    In Case You Missed It...Read NEHI President Wendy Everett's article in this special issue of Health Affairs, "Connected Health: A Review of Technologies and Strategies to Improve Patient Care with Telemedicine and Telehealth".
  • January 2014

    January 2014 newsletter includes information on NEHI's upcoming events and new members.

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