A Guide to Population Health – Part 1: Technology

Since healthcare has moved to value-based reimbursement and downside risk, provider and payer organizations have named population health management (PHM) a top priority. Benefits of true PHM include, delivering high-quality care while reducing costs and preventing unnecessary admissions for defined patient groups. Such groups may be based on contracts, chronic conditions, event types, or any other commonality. Executing PHM is only possible with complete visibility. Visibility into what’s going on outside the exam room is such a high priority that, “Ninety-three percent of healthcare providers believe population health will have a significant impact on their organization within the next two …

Advisory Services – Going Beyond Population Health Management Solutions

Physicians and healthcare teams entered their respective professions to practice medicine and provide care to those in need, not to be mired in administrative processes. We at Lightbeam Health Solutions understand those challenges and have designed a new Advisory Services team to help our clients better manage their patients by helping them easily identify where the greatest needs are and deploying the right solutions at the right time, helping them meet their current goals. Ultimately, this gives them the time to return to what they love to do – improving patient outcomes and providing the best care to increase the …