Careexpand to Transition its Full-Service Chronic Care Management Business to Chronic Care Management, Inc.
Dallas, Texas and Cleveland, Ohio – August 3, 2018 – Careexpand today announced it has decided to transition its full-service chronic care management business to Chronic Care Management, Inc. After careful consideration, Careexpand has made the strategic decision to focus solely on its core software platforms, Livebase and Careexpand, and to transfer its clinical service business to an industry partner. Michael Nesti of Careexpand said, “After conducting due diligence, we selected Chronic Care Management, Inc. as our transition partner due to the positive outcomes it is achieving for people with chronic conditions and the practices that provide care for them.” Read More.
Cleveland, OH – July 20, 2018 – Chronic Care Management, Inc. announced today that is has made two leadership team appointments. Gurpreet Singh becomes the company’s new Chief Information Officer and Marc Gauthier is the company’s new Head of Enterprise Business Development. Read More
Cleveland, OH – July 10, 2018 – Chronic Care Management, Inc. announced today that is has released clinical outcomes on its managed population for the first half of 2018.
Dr. William Mills, President and CEO of Chronic Care Management, Inc. said, “We are pleased to be the first chronic care management patient and practice support organization to publicly release clinical and utilization outcomes for our managed population. Reporting of outcomes drives transparency and illustrates the value of evidence-based attention to ‘in-between visit care’’. A video presentation overview of the company’s outcomes presented by Dr. Mills can be viewed on the company’s home page. Read More
Chronic Care Management, Inc. Offers Soft Landing for Medical Groups and Patients Affected by CareSync’s Surprise Going out of Business Announcement
Cleveland, OH – June 22, 2018 – Chronic Care Management, Inc. announced today that is has launched a transitional and longitudinal chronic care management offering for practices and patients affected by yesterday’s announcement of CareSync going out of business.
Dr. William Mills, President and CEO of Chronic Care Management, Inc. said, “We are prepared to seamlessly transition medical groups and patients affected by the CareSync closure to our high quality, clinically-integrated care management model that is helping keep patients in the community and out of high cost settings.” Mills continued, “In order to avoid patient abandonment and care transition concerns, we are prepared to onboard former CareSync practices quickly and bring their patients onto our clinically-focused program. Practices should call our office at 440.248.6500 or email me directly at William.mills@ChronicCareManagement.com.” Read More
Cleveland, OH – April 26, 2018 – Chronic Care Management, Inc. (CCM), today announced the promotion of two of its leadership team members. Mark Douglas, M. Fin., has been promoted to Chief Operating and Finance Officer, and Lisa Owens, RN, has been promoted to Vice President of Care Management and Client Success. Both officially step into the roles on April 30. Read More
Cleveland, OH – March 13, 2018 – Chronic Care Management, Inc., today announced that it has launched a new technology and services platform that supports individuals with behavioral health conditions, developmental disabilities and drug addiction. The new platform harnesses Medicare’s new Behavioral Health Integration (BHI) program to systematize structured outcome assessment tools, care gap identification, community resource need matching and other areas that have not been formally operationalized to date in the U.S. healthcare system. Read More
Medicare’s Chronic Care Management Program is Associated With Reduced Growth in Medicare Costs and Better Support of Chronically Ill People
Cleveland, OH – February 22, 2018 – The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) released a new study this week that showed that its chronic care management (CCM) program is associated with lower growth in Medicare costs, an enhanced ability to connect patients with community-based resources, and is helping to keep patients out of the hospital. Read More
Cleveland, OH – November 14, 2017 – Chronic Care Management, Inc. today announced that it has been chosen as the preferred chronic care management (CCM) partner of Geriatric Practice Management, LLC, the developer and operator of its market-leading GEHRIMEDTM electronic health record and services platform. Read More
Continued strengthening of U.S. chronic care management program is expected to positively impact patients and practices across the country with additional “in-between visit” resources Cleveland, OH – July 25, 2017 – Chronic Care Management, LLC announced that The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its proposed rule for the 2018 physician fee schedule payment policies earlier this month. This proposed rule contains several major proposed rule changes, which include continued efforts to strengthen the Medicare chronic care management (CCM) program, proposed improved reimbursement for care management services within federally qualified health centers (FQHC’s), new additions to the list of covered telehealth services, and a solicitation for comments on updating Medicare’s guidance on evaluation and management visit codes. The proposed rule, published in the Federal Register, can be viewed here. Read More
Scripps Mercy Physician Partners Selects Chronic Care Management, LLC as its Chronic Care Management Provider
Support for In-between visit patient care management, quality payment programs and new revenue available to IPA Member Practices Cleveland, OH – June 6, 2017 – Chronic Care Management, LLC today announced that it has been chosen to support the chronic care management (CCM) efforts of Scripps Mercy Physician Partners and the medical practices comprising its Independent Physician Association (IPA) in San Diego County, California. Read More