Canon Medical Systems USA

  • Industry Leaders Support Proposed Changes to ACO Benchmarking

    Industry Leaders Support Proposed Changes to ACO Benchmarking

    Jacqueline LaPointe - https://revcycleintelligence.com | December 02, 2019


    ​Fourteen healthcare industry groups, including the American Hospital Association (AHA) and the American Medical Association (AMA), recently backed the campion to Senate legislation that would alter accountable care organization (ACO) benchmarking in Medicare’s largest ACO program. Read More
  • Blockchain May Save Billions for Healthcare Industry

    Blockchain May Save Billions for Healthcare Industry

    Tracey Walker - https://www.managedhealthcareexecutive.com/ | December 02, 2019


    ​Blockchain technology may not be the panacea for healthcare industry challenges, but it holds the potential to save billions of dollars by optimizing current workflows and disintermediating some high-cost gatekeepers, according to a new study. Read More
  • How Can Artificial Intelligence (AI) Improve Clinician EHR Use?

    How Can Artificial Intelligence (AI) Improve Clinician EHR Use?

    Christopher Jason - https://ehrintelligence.com/ | December 02, 2019


    ​EHRs may have worked to improve data use among medical providers, but these tools are still far from perfect. Digital medical records have introduced a host of problems, including disrupting clinician workflows, limited interoperability, and creating data overload. But with the implementation of advanced technology and the growth of artificial intelligence (AI), EHR vendors are working to improve their products. Read More
  • The Road to Value-Based Healthcare:  Alternative Payment Models (APMs)

    The Road to Value-Based Healthcare: Alternative Payment Models (APMs)

    Tom Szostak and Lainie Hardman - Canon Medical USA | November 27, 2019


    ​Although the Trump administration has sought to repeal ACA, they support and champion Value-Based Healthcare. The Secretary of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, has made it a priority to achieve a value-based transformation through the pioneering of new payment models. Read More
  • Value-Based Care Models Gain Steam, Cut 20% of MA Spending

    Value-Based Care Models Gain Steam, Cut 20% of MA Spending

    Kelsey Waddill - https://healthpayerintelligence.com/ | November 21, 2019


    ​Evidence is mounting to confirm that value-based care models are more cost-effective than fee-for-service, according to Humana’s fifth Value-Based Care Report, which said bundled payments and value-based payer-provider partnerships are key to this process. Read More