BLOG: Using data to improve care coordination

How data can help your agency plug into the new world of outcomes-based care

Health care providers and payers are now recognizing the vital role that Community Based Organizations (CBOs) play in maintaining the health of the people they serve. However, a client who receives multiple home and community-based services (HCBS) and has several doctors and clinics all providing care at the same time is at high risk of getting lost in the system.
Coordinated care requires extensive data sharing among all providers. Here are some common obstacles to data sharing, along with promising initiatives that can help your agency become a vital component of your local health care continuum. Read the blog.