Relevant Policy Updates

Brought to you by NRHI and The Health Collaborative Through our partnership with NRHI (Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement), we’re bringing you relevant policy updates to help you and your organization understand how changes in federal policy affect the delivery and consumption of health and healthcare in our region. CMS abandons Part B Demo, but [...]

HealthBridge Selects Technology Vendor for HIE Improvements

The Health Collaborative has announced a major development in its continuing commitment to state-of-the-art health data delivery and analysis. It has entered into an agreement with technology vendor, Verinovum, to supply health information exchange and reporting technology to improve and expand the services it offers. Verinovum software will power The Health Collaborative’s traditional Health Information [...]

CEO Corner: Accounting for Key Social Determinants

Craig Brammer, CEO Accountable Healthcare Community Model: Accounting for Key Social Determinants Here’s a statistic you might find surprising. According to recent studies, clinical care affects only about 20% of health outcomes. The remaining 80% is influenced by a variety of lifestyle and social determinants. Examples of social needs include: housing instability and quality, food [...]

Healthcare Policy Update: June 2016

Brought to you in partnership with:   New funding opportunities announced at Health Datapalooza Conference. HHS officials opened the Health Datapalooza Conference in Washington by announcing several funding opportunities to advance data access and interoperability. National Coordinator for Health IT Dr. Karen DeSalvo said ONC is making $1.7 million in funding available to improve standards [...]

THC Partners with Verinovum for Service Line Software Upgrade

MEDIA CONTACT: Shannan Schmitt Director of Communications (513) 307-0328 Release Date: Monday, May 2, 2016 The Health Collaborative Partners with Verinovum for HealthBridge Service Line Software New vendor partnership will connect health information exchange with population health analytics for the Greater Cincinnati region CINCINNATI, OH – The Health Collaborative announces a major development in its [...]

Collective Impact on Health Leadership Forum

It’s not easy to identify the small number of doable things that in combination have the power to drive the Triple Aim of healthy people, efficient care, and smarter spending. Over a year ago, The Health Collaborative convened a Leadership Forum, now up to 100 individuals, to use the data-driven decision support tool created by [...]