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Executive Health Management

U.S. Immigrants' Deportation Fears Hurting Healthcare

2017 25 Apr

  In the U.S., healthcare providers serving immigrant communities worry that chronic conditions will worsen and infectious diseases will go untreated in their areas. The reason: immigrant patients avoid going to health clinics for fear of being apprehended and deported by federal authorities.   That's how the Trump administration's more aggressive policy... Read more

Executive Health Management

Value-based Payment Programmes That Work

2017 25 Apr

  The shift towards value-based care is expected to continue despite uncertainty surrounding healthcare reform under the Trump administration. In a value-based model, physicians are compensated based on performance on standard measures of quality, efficiency, and patient outcomes.   Current value-based payment models need to generate more consistent... Read more