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Physicians Rail at Recertification Requirements

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, June 19, 2014

Medical doctors are facing revamped board recertification requirements so stringent that they are "expensive, burdensome, and detract from the care of the patient," says David Fleming, president of the American College of Physicians.

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Heart Treatment Centers Form Afib Alliance

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, June 19, 2014

The founding member hospitals of the National Alliance of Integrated Afib Centers say the top goals of the multidisciplinary, data-driven effort is to stop inappropriate cardiac procedures and to improve the quality of care.

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5 Big Ideas from AHIP Conference

By: Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, June 18, 2014

In a lively series of presentations at the America's Health Insurance Plans annual conference, attendees were urged to brace for disruptive technologies, do more with data, and embrace radical change.

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Sanford Health Embraces Retail Weight Loss

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, June 18, 2014

A nonprofit health system has developed a nonprofit subsidiary to challenge well-established, well-run, for-profit players for a piece of the hyper-competitive $60 billion weight-loss industry.

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Hospital Revs Menu to Boost Patient Experience

By: Marianne Aiello, for HealthLeaders Media, June 18, 2014

Executives at John Muir Health in California hope the addition of more nutritious, seasonal, and culturally diverse entree choices will improve patients' health beyond their stay.

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HealthLeaders Media LIVE From Baylor Scott & White Health: Clinical Integration

By: June 19, 2014

Date: August 20, 2014 | 11:00–2:00PM ET

Leaders from Baylor Scott & White Health discuss the key components to achieving a successful merger and driving clinical integration within an ACO.

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Intelligence Report: The Clinical Strategy for Financial Health—Care Redesign & Standardization

By: June 19, 2014

This report reveals how Firelands Regional Medical Center, Kaleida Health, and UC Davis Medical Center are introducing new programs aimed at care redesign, care standardization, and driving waste out of healthcare delivery.

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