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We’re Moving to a New Home
Thanks so much for reading this blog and coming here to learn about Accountable Health and the work we do. We have updated our website and now moved most of the content there. You can easily read our blog, listen … Continue reading →...
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IHI Leader - Data Key Component in Addressing Health Equity
This article features an interview with IHI's President and CEO Kedar Mate discussing what’s needed to advance health equity. IHI’s Pursuing Equity work is also mentioned, as well as lessons learned in partnership with health systems.
- Improving Population Health
The Burden of Excessive Alcohol Use in Wisconsin
By Penny Black, MS Excessive alcohol use* is not a new, inconsequential, or geographically-isolated problem. In 2010, approximately 17% of...
A prescription against COVID-19: Telehealth and ivermectin
It’s been in the news that several telehealth companies are offering patients access to the anti-parasite drug ivermectin, which while rumored by some to be an effective treatment for COVID-19 is unproven. As coronavirus deaths in the United States...
- Medical Executive-Post
Tele-Health Financial Expansion
BY HEALTH CAPITAL CONSULTANTS, LLC **** Additional $20 Million Directed to Rural Telehealth Expansion It has been well documented that the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in unprecedented increases in telemedicine utilization across the U.S. However, rura...
- Ohio Health Policy Review
New HPIO policy brief outlines ways for Ohio policymakers to take action to address addiction
The Health Policy Institute of Ohio has released a new policy brief, “Taking Action to Strengthen Ohio’s Addiction Response.” The publication is the final brief in the HPIO Addiction Evidence Project and includes: An update on where Ohio stands...
- The Field Clinic
- The Health Care Blog
Never Waste a (Design) Crisis
By KIM BELLARD The Wall Street Journal reported that the American Dental Association (ADA) opposes expanding Medicare to include dental benefits. My reaction was, well, of course they do. They apparently don’tContinue reading...
- The Population Health Blog
The Cure for Checkbox Medicine: Physician-Led Clinically Integrated Networks
Years ago, I was contacted by a health plan about an elderly nursing home patient who had not been screened for osteoporosis.While brittle bones are a big problem in skilled nursing settings, the real problem for this health plan was its low HEDIS sc...
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