Population Health: Collaborating to improve patient care

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Population Health: Collaborating to improve patient care

We believe a healthy America is possible. With many great partners, our work in communities shows that hard work and sensible solutions can change the equation for health, especially for vulnerable populations. Local strategies, and meaningful partnerships among businesses, community organizations, and governments are at the heart of improving overall community health.

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Applying a Health Lens II: The Role and Potential of the Private Sector to Improve Economic Well-Being and Community Outcomes
Jon Easter, Senior Director, Delivery and Payment Reform, US Public Policy, GlaxoSmithKline, speaks at about the role and potential of the Private Sector to improve economic well-being and community outcomes: https://youtu.be/vvggzqRpej4
Jun 4, 2015 10:30 PM ET
NC State Partnership Aims to Reduce $13B Medicaid Bill
In health care, a vexing problem for providers has long been that a small number of patients account for a large portion of overall spending. That's true in North Carolina's Medicaid program as well, but a new partnership aims to predictively identify those high-cost patients and through early interventions reduce the ultimate cost incurred by those patients. The partnership will...
Jan 13, 2015 2:35 PM ET
Health Groups Aim to Grow Pharmacists’ Care Delivery
Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), and the University of North Carolina (UNC) Eshelman School of Pharmacy have collaborated to generate new approaches to care delivery through pharmacists that will lower medical costs and improve health outcomes.   “Pharmacists’ practices will change significantly in the next 3 to 5 years. We see tremendous potential in...
Oct 31, 2014 2:35 PM ET
Comprehensive Medication Management in Coordinated Care Systems
The Issue: Medications play a critical role in modern health care. After prevention and lifestyle changes, medications are involved in 80% of all treatments and are the most common modality for controlling and/or preventing the progression of chronic disease. Proper use of medications can lead to improved health, enhanced quality of life, and increased productivity. ...
Oct 30, 2014 6:30 PM ET
North Carolina-Based Collaboration Takes on Medicine Management Challenge
Raleigh, NC, October 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The affiliated companies of Community Care of North Carolina, Inc. (CCNC), along with GSK and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy (The School) today announced their intent to develop, implement and test new approaches to care delivery with the goal of helping lower healthcare costs through better use of medicines. While the healthcare sector...
Oct 30, 2014 5:30 PM ET