The Helpfulness of CCM

In 2018, Medicare patients with two or more chronic conditions accounted for $710 billion dollars in spending. That spending represents ⅔’s of all beneficiaries, amounting to 58 million patients across the country. For many of these patients, managing healthy living by themselves can be difficult, and potentially costly with unnecessary hospital admissions. With CCM program,... Continue Reading →

How to Attract Younger Patients

According to the 2010 census, 37% of adults aged 18-24 did not visit a provider within the calendar year. In a more recent survey of 2,000 adults, surveyors found that more than 90% of millennials (ages 22-37) also avoided going to the doctor. In contrast, according to the census, 92% of Americans aged 65+ visited... Continue Reading →

Telemedicine in a Nursing Home

One of the most practical applications of uses of telemedicine is within the nursing home. Specifically, telemedicine can reduce precautionary readmissions to the ER or hospital, saving nursing homes from costly penalties. A consistent problem for nursing homes is readmission to a hospital after a patient complications, illness or discomfort. A majority of nursing homes... Continue Reading →

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