In documents published on the CMS website, dated March 17, additional Telehealth services have been authorized expanded coverage for Telemedicine services as part of the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act. Listed below are the key takeaways. The link…Read More
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Check out what’s happening with CHESS and the industry as more health care systems make the move to value. CHESS is committed to keeping our clients and colleagues up to date on the latest news in the new world of value-based health care.
Background As a part of CMS’ goal to continue shifting providers from fee for service (FFS), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Center (CMMI) recently released its latest value-based payment model: Direct Contracting. CMMI is also preparing to sunset…Read More
Imagine this scenario: today you saw one of your established patients, who is usually in a pleasant and talkative mood, but something was different. At first, they were quiet, only answering questions with a yes or no response and seemed…Read More
The regulatory landscape for any health care organization has been changing over the past several years, and it would not be a stretch to say the environment has been turbulent. For many health systems that practice value-based care, change may…Read More
CHESS works with partners to understand the needs of patient populations to change the model of health care High Point – CHESS NextGen has saved $13.7 million in health care costs while earning an overall quality score of 97.19 percent in 2018.…Read More
Trying to manage one’s own care in today’s health care system is confusing and presents many challenges. Some of these challenges include the struggle to afford medication, forgetting to take the medication, or having to choose between paying rent, buying…Read More