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Karl Stubelis Joins Arcadia Healthcare Solutions as Chief Financial Officer

July 19, 2017

BURLINGTON, Massachusetts (July 17, 2017) — Arcadia Healthcare Solutions, a leading electronic health record (EHR) and claims data aggregation and population health management technology company, has appointed Karl Stubelis as its chief financial officer. As the newest member of Arcadia’s


Coverage Round-Up: Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization (BIDCO)

June 29, 2017

Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization (BIDCO) has been an Arcadia customer since 2007 – and will now implement the latest version of Arcadia Analytics on August 1. As a value-based care system that includes more than 2,500 physicians and achieved national

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Ask Dr. Parker: Can Risk Adjustment Help Address Physician Burnout?

May 25, 2017

“With physician burnout becoming a major concern, is it possible to use risk scoring to help balance panels?” Burnout is a well-known phenomenon in many industries, including in the practice of medicine.  Many internists and family practitioners, known colloquially as

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A Day in the Life of “Death by a Thousand Clicks”

May 16, 2017

Three prominent Boston-area physicians just contributed an opinion piece to WBUR, “Death By A Thousand Clicks”.  When doctors and nurses turn their backs to patients in order to pay attention to computer screen, they argue, it pulls their focus from

Identifying Childhood Immunizations

Quick Guide: Identifying Childhood Immunizations

April 25, 2017

World Immunization Week April 24-30 World Immunization Week is an important health observance promoting the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease. Immunization saves millions of lives and is widely recognized as one of the world’s

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Ask Dr. Parker: Current Challenges and Opportunities for ACO Leaders

April 11, 2017

“With so much political uncertainty, what challenges and opportunities are ACO leaders seeing right now?” I just returned from the Spring Conference of the National Association of Accountable Care Organizations (NAACOS) held in Baltimore, MD last week – which was

Medicare ACO Performance - 2017 with 2015 Data

Medicare ACO Performance: Updated for 2017

March 29, 2017

Medicare ACO Performance Luke Shulman and Nick Stepro Excel, D3.js SVG, with Illustrator  Data sourced from 2015 CMS ACO Public Use File Risk scoring underpins many value-based payment programs. In the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Shared Savings