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Care Management Weekly News Update 9/29/21

Posted by DeAnn Dennis on Wed, Sep 29, 2021 @ 11:30 AM

Policies to Promote Shared Responsibility for Safer Electronic Health Records

On August 13, 2021, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published new rules regarding the Medicare Promoting Interoperability Program and its Protect Patient Health Information Objective.

7 Keys to an Efficient Integrated Behavioral Health Care Workflow

An efficient workflow that creates a seamless experience for patients and care team members is essential to successfully integrating behavioral health care into your practice.

Telehealth Case Study: Virtual-First Approach to Primary Care

A primary care practice that offers virtual-first care. Rapid response e-visits where patients are seen within two hours. Device-enabled exams that allow a physician to hear a patient’s heartbeat and lungs remotely. These are some of the novel ways primary care physicians are incorporating telehealth.

HHS Awards Nearly $1B to 1,300 Health Centers to Support Renovation, Health Equity

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded nearly $1 billion to 1,292 health centers across the U.S. and its territories for construction and renovation projects.


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