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The Blog to Transform Advanced Care

Advancing Care through Innovation, Observation and Collaboration.

A Note from C-TAC Executive Director Jon Broyles The Moonshot goal, to ensure a high quality of life for 12 million people with serious illness by 2030, was conceived as a way to think and collaborate creatively to advance community models. All around us, we are seeing once-in-a-generation windows open for long-term reform, from the…

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The challenges in senior health care are many, from ever-changing regulations to attracting a qualified workforce to ensuring the satisfaction of residents and their families with quality care and service. Avera eCARE Senior Care is dedicated to providing virtual health care to meet these current challenges as well as those presenting in our new normal.…

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Earlier this week, CMS announced a new model, the Community Health Access and Rural Transformation (CHART) Model, which aims to address the healthcare disparities faced by Americans living in rural communities. The model is intended to provide a way for rural communities to transform their health care delivery systems by leveraging innovative financial arrangements as…

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Over nine million Medicare beneficiaries have received a telehealth service during the COVID-19 public health emergency and CMS is open to continuing some beyond the pandemic, according to a new Health Affairs blog post written by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma. CMS has issued an array of waivers in response to…

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