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Ask Dr. Parker

January 17, 2017

Our chief medical officer Rich Parker, MD frequently travels across the country to meet with our customers.  He is constantly asked for advice on running a value based care organization – from how to incentivize physicians during the transition from

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Arcadia Announces $30MM New Investment

January 5, 2017

BURLINGTON, Massachusetts (January 5, 2017) – Arcadia Healthcare Solutions (“Arcadia” or the “Company”) announced today that the Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (“Merck GHI”), GE Ventures, and existing investors Peloton Equity, Zaffre Investments, and Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners have

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Who Should I Trust in Population Health?

December 21, 2016

Cutting through the noise in the healthcare technology market is one of the challenges we hear from our clients and prospects every day. It is difficult to determine who to trust. In order to have a thorough understanding of your

Elderly Health and Medication Reconciliation
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Elderly Health and Prescription Data Islands

December 20, 2016

An unexpected emergency room visit The Patient: Jim Cotton The nurses at Springfield Medical Associates adored Jim Cotton. You could count on finding him in the waiting room every other Tuesday at 4:00 PM, ready for his appointment with a

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IT Fueling Disease Management Programs

December 20, 2016

Disease management programs coordinate activities around delivering comprehensive care to patients with specific conditions. Effective use of information technology is essential for identifying patients who should be entered into a disease management program.  It also helps keep track of number

A Better Graph - From Start to Finish
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A Better Graph in 11 Steps

December 15, 2016

At Arcadia, we spend a lot of time thinking about how to make data useful to our customers – whether in Arcadia Analytics, in our Data Gallery, or even in a simple graph.  It’s easy to make a graph – but

Disease Management for Behavioral Health
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Disease Management for Behavioral Health

December 15, 2016

This is the sixth and final piece in a series of discussions of disease management.  It is probably fitting that the discussion of disease management for behavioral health (BH) is left for last, because that is often what happens to patients

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Total Cost of Care Analysis for Population Health

December 14, 2016

More than a decade ago I had the opportunity to create a comprehensive data warehouse for an organization which owned and operated multiple outpatient clinics.  One of the goals of the project was to incorporate as many different data sources