Tag: evaluation


Stem cell-based risk scoring tool could predict AML patient’s response to standard treatment

December 8, 2016

Via: The Medical News

The new biomarker is named the LSC17 score as it comes from the leukemia stem cells that drive disease and relapse. These dormant stem cells have properties that allow them to resist standard chemotherapy, which is designed to defeat rapidly […]


5 steps to effective care management

February 25, 2016

Via: FierceHealthcare

Care management programs must feature a process for evaluating care quality in the form of patient-reported outcomes. “Any system embarking on a value-based payment initiative should certainly be mindful of the quality frameworks to which they will be held accountable […]


ICD-10 Two Months In: For Providers, a Transition that Finally Came (and Went)

December 17, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

For many patient care organizations nationwide, there was much concern leading up to the ICD-10 implementation deadline of Oct. 1, 2015. Indeed, since the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) delayed the deadline for the transition to the new […]