Providers have been forced to do more with less for years but recent regulations like the CMS proposed rule for CY 2018, the Impact Act and the soon-to-be implemented CoP changes have made it even more critical. We have to work smarter.
While the industry is buzzing about the Proposed Rule, let's not forget about the imminent Discharge Community measure of the Impact Act. What are you doing to ensure your agency aces the Discharge to Community measure? While keeping your home health patients out of the hospital has always been a focus, now, under the Impact Act, you’ll be penalized if you don’t.
We're proud to announce that our lead data scientist, Michael Faron, will be presenting at the Nashville Analytics Summit.
You’re a smart home health agency. Why aren’t you using Medalogix’s analytics-based solutions?
When analytics are leveraged at every step of a home health patient's journey, outcomes improve and big picture costs for patients and providers decrease. While we often talk about our products separately according to what they each help facilitate (readmission reduction, timely hospice care conversations, additional care needs and evidence-based care plans), we wanted to zoom out an...
We’re looking forward to seeing you in Dallas at Homecare Homebase’s Users Conference in a few weeks. You might want to see us too… Not only will we amaze you with our home health data science expertise, but we’re giving away $500 in Amazon gift cards.
Our readmission reduction solution, Medalogix Touch is where it all started. It was our first solution which was conceptualized by our CEO and founder, Dan Hogan, when he owned and operated a home health agency in rural Tennessee. Like all solutions, it was created to solve a problem.
Deloitte recently released a 20-page report on the healthcare industry's current views on post acute care. It's called Viewing post-acute care in a new light--Strategies to drive value. You can download the full report here.
National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) exists to inspire, educate and empower the public and providers about the importance of advance care planning. This is an issue close to our hearts at Medalogix because we know that when patients and their famillies are informed about end-of-life care wishes and status, outcomes and satisfaction are improved. That's the very premise ...
After analyzing the most recent data, hospice utilization is on a continued decline, according the the HMR blog.
Our lead data scientist has analyzed the effectiveness of our readmission reduction solution solution and the results are in. Drum roll please....
What If we told you that nearly 300 patents you’ve discharged in the last 9 months will soon need your care again? (Dive deeper into this metric by checking out this case study.) Medalogix Nurture will help you understand which ones, so you can be there to give them the additional home health care they need.
We were fortunate to attend J.P. Morgan's annual healthcare conference in early January. It's one of the life science industry’s largest conferences of the year as it brings thousands of investors and executives from around the world to San Francisco where companies present their latest innovations hoping to find their next partner or investor.
Do you want the same algorithms that predict which Amazon products you're likely to purchase to also predict your death? Nashville Medical News published a byline our CEO that answers that question.
ALTCP reached out to get our insights on the most impactful industry events of 2016. They included our CEO's perspectives in their expert roundup panel. Check it out.
Earlier this year our own Shari Heath was invited to speak about the importance of appropriate end-of-life care and analytics' role in improving our final days.
While for many this is the "most wonderful time of the year," it can also be the most difficult--especially if you're coping with grief attributed to loss. When a loved one is missing, it's even more apparent this time of year when loved ones traditionally gather.
Alert: Shameless bragging ahead. We apologize in advance.
Our very own Carleen Rogers was invited speak at the 2016 Faith & Spirituality Symposium hosted by Alive Hospice. The event was geared toward community members, clinicians and laypersons of all faiths.
While we’re an analytics company, we always remind our users that analytics—even the most accurately predictive—are only as good as the actions they inspire.
Meet the fabulous client experience team (Carleen Rogers not pictured). We're a group of passionate folks who love helping our clients get the most out of our home health analytics technology--all so they can best help their home health and hospice patients and grow their organizations.
Home health operators widely accept telehealth and in-home devices as a viable option to successfully monitor, and better care for, remote home health patients. Although adopted commonly across the country, many providers struggle to identify the appropriate patients to monitor. Typically, provider’s default to deploying units based on a patient’s diagnoses or to the patients their hos...