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18 07, 2017

Rural Providers Narrow Population Health Disparities Through ACO Participation

July 18th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO, Uncategorized|

Caravan Health has released preliminary 2016 clinical quality improvement data for 22 rural health care systems participating in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) for two years. Findings show rural hospitals and clinicians can improve patient quality of life and boost [...]

25 05, 2017

Webinar: Banding Together for Population Health—A New Business Model for Rural Hospitals

May 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lynn Barr, CEO of Caravan Health, was featured on "Banding Together for Population Health—A New Business Model for Rural Hospitals," hosted by the Commonwealth Fund. Barr, along with a panel of hospital CEOs, explored how accountable care contracts and other value-based [...]

2 05, 2017

The Importance of Care Coordination Beyond Cost Containment, and the Use of Health Analytics to Reach the Magic Quadrant

May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Care coordination has been successful in many cases where applied in U.S. health care, but direct association with cost containment is not necessarily one of them. Care coordination is frequently associated to cost containment, especially when discussing advanced payment models and [...]

16 02, 2017

Caravan Health Enters into Value-Based Agreement with Humana in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma

February 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Relationship will help create healthier communities, improve quality and reduce costs of health care services OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Feb. 16, 2017 – Humana Medicare Advantage members in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma have more access to a health care model [...]

11 02, 2017

Caravan Health Announces New Webinars for CPC+ Participants

February 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Caravan Health is pleased to announce that Vice President of Business Development Sue Deitz will be offering new webinars for providers who are participating in the CPC+ program. These webinars will equip participants with guidance and best practices to succeed [...]

17 11, 2016

CMMI Notifies Comprehensive Primary Care Practices of Acceptance

November 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Caravan Health to hold webinar to review on-boarding packet, Monday, 2:00pm EDT Austin, Texas – November 17, 2016 – Thousands of primary care providers have been notified of acceptance into the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) program. Successful applicants are [...]

12 11, 2016

Learn How to Succeed Under Value-Based Payment

November 12th, 2016|Accountable Care Organization, Events, Uncategorized|

The Caravan Health Accountable Care Symposium is the premier learning and networking event for current and future participants in Advanced Payment Models, particularly from independent practice associations, small practices, rural health systems, independent community hospitals and multi-specialty groups. The Symposium [...]

26 10, 2016

Free Webinar for CPC+ Applicants on Best Practices for Diagnosis Coding Accurate coding in 2016 will determine amount of CPC+ Care Management fees

October 26th, 2016|Comprehensive Primary Care Plus, CPC+, News, Uncategorized|

Austin, Texas – October 25, 2016 – Caravan Health is hosting a webinar on November 1st at 11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern to walk through Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) codes and how to document them appropriately so that your practice [...]

13 09, 2016

Advanced Payment Model a Success for Providers, Patients and Medicare

September 13th, 2016|Accountable Care Organization, Care Coordination, CMS, Uncategorized|

The Advanced Payment Model demonstration project is complete. The Model was designed to test whether pre-paying shared savings would result in higher participation in the model from independent physicians and rural providers. It also tests whether such participation will lower [...]

2 09, 2016

Read Our August Care Coordination Newsletter

September 2nd, 2016|Care Cooordination Newsletter, Care Coordination, Uncategorized|

The August Care Coordinator Newsletter shares successful Annual Wellness Visit and Transitional Care Management implementation,  travel tips for Medicare patients and highlights the Medicare Shared Savings Program's 2015 financial and quality performance results. Read more HERE.