eConsult platform use in community primary care settings reduces uncompensated care provided by hospitals
Rural hospitals are facing severe challenges in maintaining operating margin, with uncompensated care being a major factor. Telehealth eConsult platform use in local primary care settings to improve “right time, right place, right provider care” have been shown to decrease the number of patients receiving avoidable and unnecessary care within the hospital setting, thus supporting hospital’s ability to mitigate uncompensated care.
eConsults decrease specialist referrals by 70%, saving $3M in annual referral costs per 100K members
Within value-based care models, it has become increasingly important for healthcare providers to focus on optimizing the referral process, referring patients to the right place at the right time. Health plans are missing out on critical programs to support this transition. In addition to increasing access to quality specialty care, eConsult platforms significantly decrease healthcare costs that stem from unnecessary referrals, chronic disease management, and high-risk patients.
How eConsults aid FQHC reimbursement, maintain NCQA guidelines, and support the PCMH model
A conversation with Dr. Kevin Ronan, Pediatrician and Senior Manager of Quality Assurance at Vista Community Clinic.
The benefits of AristaMD for Medicaid patients
By Brooke LeVasseur, CEO of AristaMD, April 2018. Medicaid currently provides health insurance to more than 70 million Americans, or about 20 percent of the U.S. population. This number continues to grow with shifts in policy, demographics, economics, …
HIN: Telehealth technology – clinical, quality, financial benefits
By Brooke LeVasseur, CEO of AristaMD, April 2018. Healthcare Intelligence Network Adoption of new technology is playing an increasingly vital role in the future of healthcare practices. Through population health solutions, artificial intelligence and new expanded telehealth offerings, …