Social Determinants of Health: Understand and address the non-clinical factors driving healthcare utilization
Under value-based care, providers take on financial risk for the quality of care and patient outcomes across the care continuum. Social determinants of health often tie into the overutilization of healthcare services, such as avoidable ER visits and preventable readmissions. Organizations that listen, learn and understand the effects of these social factors will be among the first to make a meaningful impact on the patient populations they serve.
Patient Engagement for ACOs: Setting the coordinates for success
For far too long, patient engagement has been a buzzword instead of a well-defined strategy that leads to better outcomes for patients and their providers. In this eBook, Dr. Randall Williams outlines what patient engagement really is, how to measure it, and the approach to behavioral change that underpins our successful model.