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xG Health Solutions Offers Hospitals Three Primary Services

August 12, 2015
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Dr. Earl Steinberg, president and CEO of xG Health Solutions, Inc., which is powered by Geisinger Health System, details the three primary ways in which xG can benefit the nation’s hospitals: advisory services aimed at creating a volume-to-value roadmap for providers; care design and delivery; and population health data analytic services.

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What Leads to Success under the ACO Model?

December 5, 2013
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Some healthcare experts have charged that ACOs are actually a retread of HMOs, writes Greg Freeman in the December 2013 edition of Managed Care Contracting and Reimbursement Advisor, a newsletter from HealthLeaders Media. But Ben Wanamaker, executive director of the Clayton Christensen Institute’s healthcare program, sees vast differences between the two care models. For one […]

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Walmart Experiments with New Healthcare Payment Model

April 25, 2013

“American healthcare is screwed up. It is a bizarre market where the prices that patients pay do not match the quality of care,” Shelly DuBois of CNNMoney observes, adding that there is nothing new about this assessment. The question is, why are the market prices so out of step with the quality of the provided […]

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