Are Medicare Advantage Plans Using New Supplemental Benefit Flexibility to Address Enrollees’ Health-Related Social Needs?
Impact of Social Needs Navigation on Utilization Among High Utilizers in a Large Integrated Health System
Impact of Supportive Housing on Substance Use-Related Health Care Utilization Among Homeless Persons who are Active Substance Users
This blog post highlights how skilled nursing facilities are switching over to the new Patient Driven Payment Model — a payment system that removes therapy minutes as the basis for payment and enhances payment accuracy for therapy, nursing, and ancillary services by making reimbursement dependent on a wide range of clinical characteristics.
This blog post highlights, COACH, a new framework that Camden Coalition utilizes to build authentic relationships with patients and to increase patient engagement.
Developing authentic healing relationships is critical to applying interventions that fully support patients in achieving their goals. The Camden Coalition’s patient engagement framework, COACH, focuses on building these relationships and empowering patients to take full control of their health. This practical play outlines how to use the COACH model and offers tips to providers who wish to enhance patient engagement. DOWNLOAD AS A PDF »
Mapping community resources is a good starting point for developing the system of care needed to interrupt the cycle of hospitalization and emergency department use and create a pathway to health for patients with complex needs. Effective complex care models rest on a foundation of services and supports that go beyond the traditional reach of the health care system. Community asset mapping offers a practical framework for locating and cataloguing a full array of services and for identifying critical care gaps and potential partners. The goal of this play is to help you get started with asset...
Using Asset Maps to Match Community Supports for Patients with Complex Care Needs: An Interview with the Camden Coalition’s Lauran Hardin
This blog post features a conversation with Lauran Hardin, Senior Advisor of Partnerships and Technical Assistance at Camden Coalition, who explores the use of asset mapping to build stronger ecosystems of care, address the root causes of repeated hospital utilization, and improve care delivery for individuals with complex health and social needs.
Building Shared Outcomes with Community-Based Organizations: Navigating Challenges to Address Social Needs
This blog post features a conversation with Victor Murray, Director of Field Building and Resources for the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, explores the tension between health systems and community-based organizations and discusses strategies for successfully navigating it.
Effect of Intensive Interdisciplinary Transitional Care for High-Need, High-Cost Patients on Quality, Outcomes, and Costs: A Quasi-Experimental Study
Forging Health Care and Social Service Partnerships through Data Sharing: The Camden Coalition Health Information Exchange
This blog post explores the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers’ Health Information Exchange, a web-based application that gives providers across health systems real-time access to medical information for patients with complex needs.