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.
4 Ways eConsults benefit and create value for fee-for-service health systems
While health systems are rapidly adopting telehealth platforms to support value-based care arrangements, these solutions also create significant value for traditional (fee-for-service) lines of business. In particular, eConsults benefit both the patient and provider by enhancing quality of care, efficiency and experience.
Managed Medicaid Plans must adopt digital telehealth solutions to secure reprocurement
Managed Medicaid plans could be losing out on millions of contracted lives (and money) by lagging in the adoption of digital telehealth resources to improve access to care and patient outcomes. Leveraging an eConsult solution is a proven way to increase access to high-quality care while lowering system cost, ensuring innovation scoring opportunities are not missed.
eConsults increase safety-net patient capacity by improving access to specialty care
By Adam Darkins, CSO, AristaMD Featured on Healthcare Analytics News December 2018 At a time when community health centers (CHCs) are challenged to integrate care across the continuum and deliver value, eConsult platforms are a means of digitally enhancing …
Strengthening the PCMH through teamwork enabled by emerging healthcare technology
By Adam Darkins, AristaMD CSO, September 2018. eConsults bridge the gap in electronic health record (EHR) systems, improving provider communications and care coordination in support of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model.