VHHA Members Recognized in Truven 100 Top Hospital Study

Henrico Doctor’s Hospital, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, and Sentara Leigh Hospital have been named among Truven Health’s 100 Top Hospital study. For 24 years, the 100 Top Hospital program has conducted an annual study based on publicly available data that includes metrics such as length of state, mortality, cost efficiency, and patient experience. The goal…

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Truven Benchmarking Tool Supports Operational Performance Improvement

Now, more than ever, health care organizations need to sharpen their ability to identify and act on operational performance improvement opportunities. The key to success is realistic comparisons with best-in-class organizations, or benchmarking. The Truven Health ActionOI® performance improvement solution has tools that can be used to evaluate operational and financial performance head-to-head with organizations…

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Complimentary Webinar on Preparing for Episode Payment Models Set for Feb. 15

The Advancing Care Coordination through Episode Payment Models (EPM) Final Rule is another step toward adoption of value-based care. However, recent comments have some wondering if CMS bundled payment programs will be delayed or otherwise altered by the new administration. Despite uncertainty in Washington, there is widespread agreement that the future of care delivery is…

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Two VHHA Member Providers Named on Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital List

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital have been named among the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in Truven Health Analytics’ “50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2017” study. The study has been conducted by Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Company, for 18 years. The national study from Truven, a VHHA Shared Services endorsed vendor,…

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Cordant Health Solutions Offers VHHA Members Toxicology Results, Risk Assessments

The Virginia General Assembly took action in the 2016 legislative session to provide more tools for fighting the prescription drug abuse crisis in the Commonwealth. Notably, lawmakers extended access of the State Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) to consulting pharmacists as of July 1. Cordant Health Solutions, a VHHA Shared Services-endorsed Medication Monitoring Company, will now…

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