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"Rather than building their own healthcare capabilities, many operators will partner on care coordination to unlock value."
Housing and Healthcare Blog
Weekly insights, interviews, news, and opinions on healthcare and seniors housing.
Authors’ views are their own and do not reflect the views of NIC.
Senior living providers are expanding their connections to health and home care services. Take, for example, Bickford Senior Living. Based in Olathe, Kansas, the senior living company operates 65 properties in 11 states, offering mostly assisted living and memory care...
In our last post, we described the five-part Care Model of Senior Housing 2.0. Part of the difficulty of achieving this care model - and the $1 trillion opportunity that comes with it - is the collaboration needed.Background As a reminder, here are the five components...
“The number one thing about managing patients is knowing where they live and having ‘eyes’ on them.” —Steve Rodgers, CEO, AccentCare Inc. With aggressive growth plans, home healthcare and hospice provider AccentCare is expanding its footprint not only with...
In our previous blog we described the $1 Trillion opportunity dangling in front of us. Hopefully you asked “how do we participate?” In our next three blogs, we describe: the care model, the partnerships, and the defined payments we think are fundamental to success....
Since its founding in 1991, NIC has seen numerous market changes, recessions, regulatory upheavals, and policy shifts. Today, the seniors housing and care sector is facing another major disruption, brought about by several factors at once. Our healthcare system is moving from a fee-for-service payment and delivery model to a value-based system.
“There's a huge opportunity for seniors housing to collaborate with home health.”
“Understand what metrics your hospital partners want.”
“Rather than building their own healthcare capabilities, many operators will partner on care coordination to unlock value.”
“Providers are teaming up to assure a seamless, high quality experience”
“If you are not talking the health plan's language, you will be commoditized.”
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