July 9, 2021 News Headlines
- President Biden issues Executive Order promoting competition across economy
- Explore healthcare trends and the role of analytics
- Bias related to behavioral health, cognitive impairment focus of webinar
- Spotlight on Maimonides Medical Center
- Webinar explores treatment for pregnant, port-partum persons with OUD
- WCB offers training for new medical treatment guidelines
- Upcoming events
President Biden issues Executive Order promoting competition across economy
The EO targets four areas related to healthcare including the high cost of prescription drugs and hearing aids, hospital consolidation and health insurance consolidation.
Explore healthcare trends and the role of analytics
As organizations plan for the future, analytics are critical to prepare for rising key trends including shifts in volume, virtual care delivery, service utilization and payment. Register now for this July 28 webinar hosted by DataGen, during which healthcare experts will discuss what trends will persist and how they could impact your organization.
Bias related to behavioral health, cognitive impairment focus of webinar
Explore the intersection of behavioral health, cognitive impairment and social determinants of health and learn skills to address these during the next session in our Pathway to Person-centered Health Encounters series. Register now for this July 14 webinar.
Spotlight on Maimonides Medical Center
Their program to strengthen organ donation metrics and improve outcomes included the creation of an institutional donor council, community outreach events and physician educational opportunities. The results — increases in organ referrals, consent rate and total organ donors per year. Learn more in our Member Spotlight.
Webinar explores treatment for pregnant, port-partum persons with OUD
Presented by NYSDOH AIDS Institute and ACOG District II, this webinar will use case studies to discuss best practices for medications for Opioid Use Disorder, explain the role of mental health comorbidity and explore the importance of patient-centered and coordinated care for patients. Register online for this July 22 session.
WCB offers training for new medical treatment guidelines
The training, available on the WCB website, addresses new Medical Treatment Guidelines in various stages of adoption.