March/April

Examining Models of Care and Reimbursement, Including Patient Management Fees, ACOs, and PCMHs: A Panel Discussion

April 11, 2013

Evidence-Based Diabetes Management

A panel discussion on healthcare reimbursement and payment fees at Diabetes Innovation 2012 that included leaders from diverse backgrounds in the healthcare industry was moderated by Susan Dentzer, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs and publisher of Project HOPE. Panelists included James (Larry) Holly, MD, chief executive officer of Southeast Texas Medical Associates (SETMA), LLP; Keith Shealy, MD, president of Mackey Family Practice; Laura Long, MD, MPH, vice president of clinical innovation for BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina; and Sam Ho, MD, chief medical officer and executive vice president at UnitedHealthcare.

Real-World Examples of Patient-Centered Healthcare

April 11, 2013

Evidence-Based Diabetes Management

Many healthcare communities have implemented programs to help patients with the plethora of issues that arise during the course of their medical care. Craig Brammer, a member of the Senior Leadership Team at the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology in Washington, DC, moderated a session at Diabetes Innovation 2012 entitled State Based Solutions and Beacon Communities, which provided examples of how different healthcare communities have helped their patients with diabetes.