Concordance Healthcare Solutions Blog

Chronic Care Management: The Most Recent Entrant Into Palliative Care

Posted: 9/12/17 9:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has made changes to CPT 99490 in 2017 that may change the outlook of hospice care for both patients and providers for the better.

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Reducing Hospice Cost of Care through Medical Product Standardization

Posted: 9/7/17 9:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Implementing an approach that reduces the complexity of product sourcing, lessens the administrative workload for medical supplies procurement and serves to reduce product costs is possible through standardization. ...

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Concordance's Role in Palliative Care

Posted: 8/29/17 10:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Concordance Healthcare Solutions has a long history of partnering with healthcare providers looking after patients suffering from long-term acute and chronic illnesses. The company's

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How Does Palliative Care Contribute to the Triple Aim?

Posted: 8/24/17 9:30 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Although the U.S. can boast about its highly developed healthcare system, the truth is its costs are higher than anywhere else and its fragmented nature doesn't meet the needs of many who are chronically ill. ...

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Out of Control Healthcare Spending: WHAT IS THE ANSWER IN HOSPICE CARE?

Posted: 8/17/17 9:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

In the last portion of Mark Lewandowski’s podcast that he shared with us (6:01 - end), he states that continuing out of control ...

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What is Comprehensive Chronic Care Management?

Posted: 8/15/17 9:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Mark Lewandowski continued his podcast commentary by addressing the trend of moving toward comprehensive chronic care management ...

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Benchmarking Your Hospice Care Inventory Spend and Usage

Posted: 8/8/17 2:00 PM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Benchmarking is a tremendously effective exercise that establishes a baseline for how well an organization is performing in comparison with their competition. Where there are a number of similar operations or ...

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Bending the Cost Curve for Palliative Care

Posted: 8/1/17 10:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Mark Lewandowski’s recent podcast, which he shared with us, addresses problem issues and potential solutions related to funding for ...

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7 Ways to Reduce Waste In Your Community Health Center

Posted: 7/27/17 10:00 AM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

According to this Harvard Business School report, as much as 35% of healthcare spending is ...

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3 Hospice Care Funding Issues

Posted: 7/25/17 1:30 PM    Author: Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Recently Mark Lewandowski shared a podcast with us in which he addressed the issues relating to palliative care as expressed in the ...

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