Topic Results for "Care Coordination"

Quality Catalyst: eConsult Care Impact

We asked PCPs to rate the eConsult care impact—whether the consult they submitted and the response they received significantly impacted the patient’s care plan. For us, 90% say yes. Again, it’s critical to track this, especially if it drops, to figure out what may be happening there. I have a couple of examples of what that looks like here. 

7 Ways To Grow Your Referral Network as a Specialist

Growing your referral network as a specialist is a pivotal aspect of developing a thriving practice. Developing a good referral network expands your reach within the healthcare community, increasing the likelihood of receiving patient referrals from other professionals.

Measuring Practice Success and Patient Care: eConsult Patient Benefits

eConsult patient benefits include patients save money with fewer copays, less travel expenses and reduced time off work; patient satisfaction improves when diagnosis and treatment are delivered quickly; equal access to specialty care increases because social and geographic challenges related to care are reduced; and outcomes also improve when patients receive treatment fast, avoid expensive emergency care, and experience better care continuity.

Measuring Practice Success and Patient Care: 20% of eConsults Report a New Diagnosis

After launching an eConsult program, referral trends should decline and stabilize once eConsults are being used regularly by your providers. Earlier, we reviewed a chart that showed a peak in eConsult usage. This peak is the ideal time to educate providers about additional specialties that eConsult can support.  My team can provide sample use cases and common conditions during this period to improve cost savings and reduce the burden to patients that come with visiting a specialist in-person.

Impressive Lineup of Value-Based Care Experts Offer Insights to Drive Better Patient Outcomes at AristaMD’s Virtual Conference

SAN DIEGO, CA – April 10, 2023 – AristaMD, a digital healthcare company specializing in eConsult and referral management services, today announced the launch of a unified care transition platform. The platform seamlessly integrates patient-to-provider matching, electronic referral processing and eConsults into one single interoperable solution for primary care providers.

Obstetrics & Gynecology

This sample obstetrics and gynecology eConsult provided the PCP with guidance on contraception options for a patient after gastric-by-pass.