Websites

Dec 19, 2017
AHA Physician Leadership Forum Health Forum CMS MACRA website Quality Payment Program Quality Measures Improvement Activities Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network (HCP-LAN) Physician Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) Podcast: Preparing for…
Dec 17, 2017
The American Hospital Association's Central Office serves as the official U.S. Clearinghouse on medical coding for the proper use of the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS systems and Level I HCPCS (CPT-4 codes) for hospital providers and certain Level II HCPCS codes for hospitals, physicians and other health professionals.
Dec 17, 2017
Hospitals & Health Networks  9 Steps Hospitals Can Take to Stop the Cycle of Violence November 6, 2017 Hospital Helps Shut Down Toxic Business to Improve Health in Baltimore October 27, 2017 Iowa Program Educates Girls on Building Healthy Relationships to Avoid Future Abuse…
Dec 12, 2017
2017 HAVE Award Winners Community Service Programs Camp Charlie Abington-Jefferson Health Willow Grove, PA Margaret McGoldrick, President Camp Charlie is a free expressive arts bereavement camp run by the volunteers and staff of Safe Harbor, Abington-Jefferson Health’s peer support program…
Dec 11, 2017
Resources related to Mental Health and America's Military and Veterans - for Members Only - Links
Support for Returning Military and VetsSAMHSA's Website: Veterans and Military FamiliesSAMHSA Resources for Military FamiliesMilitary and Veteran Families and Children at NCTSN Congressional Research Service: Health Care for Veterans: Suicide Prevention, March 19, 2015 Veterans Courts Provide…
Dec 11, 2017
Put it in writing Key Links - resources for advance directives
Key Links Advance Directives by State The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization offers free, state specific advance directives and advice for communicating wishes to family and close friends. Caring Connections offers free, state-specific advance directives for all 50 states and…
Dec 11, 2017
The AHA's Health Care Reform: Moving Forward is meant as a resource for hospital leaders seeking to understand and plan for the changes prescribed by health care reform. This resource is divided into six sections: Get Enrolled, Understanding Reform, Communicating Reform, AHA Tools &…
Dec 11, 2017
Background resources, reports and studies regarding clinical integration topics.
Overview Hospitals: The Changing Landscape is Good for Patients & Health Care, March 2012 Report: A Critique of Recent Publications Claiming Provider Market Power, October, 2010 Executive Summary Health for Life Report, December 2007 High-Cost Medicare Beneficiaries, May 2005,…
Dec 11, 2017
Case examples, CMS demonstrations, other initiatives, and California Healthcare foundation resources
Case Examples Building Quality into RIte Care: How Rhode Island Is Improving Care for Low-Income Residents Improving Continuity of Care for Chronic Conditions: The Texas Medication Algorithm Project Disease Management: Florida's MediPass Program Indiana: Chronic Disease & High-Risk Nurse…
Dec 11, 2017
Links to helpful sites related to clinical integration topics and resources.
Center on An Aging Society Commonwealth Fund Center for Healthcare Strategies: Improving Care for Adults with Chronic Illness and Disabilities Health Affairs, The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere National Academy on an Aging Society, A Policy Institute of The Gerontological Society of…