Quality Corner - Why patient experience matters and what you can do to improve it
Studies have shown that good patient experiences have a positive impact on clinical outcomes. Patients also play an important role when choosing a health care provider or insurance plan. Read the story and get some tips to improve patient satisfaction.
5 things to focus on in the last 5 months of 2018
In the June 21st Hot Topic we shared these tips for improving performance on preventive measures in this year’s Clinical Integration Program. Here are 5 action areas to help you maximize performance in the final months of 2018, including tasks that have deadlines coming up.
Interested in a Legacy leadership position?
Interest in leadership opportunities was a strong theme in Legacy’s most recent physician engagement survey. Legacy Health’s job postings (www.legacyhealth.org/jobs) include leadership positions that may be of interest to you. For example, there is currently a posting for a Medical Director of Telehealth Services.
High-value labs: New Clinical Collaboration Guide available for comment
Vitamin D testing and Testosterone level testing are two examples where there are different levels of tests available that have significantly different costs, and often the less expensive one is appropriate. The High Value Labs: Testosterone and Vitamin D testing Clinical Collaboration Guide is available on the LHP team site.
Meetings in August designed to help practice administrators interpret new performance reports
LHP practice administrators are invited to learn about new LHP reports they can use to improve performance on LHP quality measures and meet cost goals. Choose from one of three informational meetings, August 7, 16 and 22 at noon. Get the details here and please RSVP.
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