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At-Home Focus Helps Baystate Health Save $1,729 Per Visit in Risk-Based Population

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A partnership between a five-hospital health system and at-home care company DispatchHealth considerably reduced emergency-room admissions and cost while improving patient satisfaction. Denver, Colorado-based DispatchHealth offers a variety of health care services in the home through its mobile, emergency medicine-trained teams. It contracts with health… Read More »At-Home Focus Helps Baystate Health Save $1,729 Per Visit in Risk-Based Population

DispatchHealth Launches New Clinic Without Walls for Enhanced Virtual Visits to MultiCare Patients

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What You Should Know: – DispatchHealth launches Clinic Without Walls, a new service line offering patients a telemedicine visit with in-person assistance for more complex medical visits. – The initial service line will be available in a pilot to MultiCare patients in the Tacoma and… Read More »DispatchHealth Launches New Clinic Without Walls for Enhanced Virtual Visits to MultiCare Patients

New Hospital-at-Home Waiver Program Is ‘Another Step Forward’ for Home-Based Care

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) last week took extraordinary steps toward increasing the U.S. health care system’s capacity by shifting more acute care into the home. In a Wednesday announcement, CMS unveiled new, comprehensive flexibilities that allow hospitals to provide their services… Read More »New Hospital-at-Home Waiver Program Is ‘Another Step Forward’ for Home-Based Care

After Saving $6,200 Per Patient, DispatchHealth Looks to Scale Hospital-at-Home Model

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Last November, in-home care provider DispatchHealth partnered with a payer and launched Advanced Care, its own hospital-at-home model. The initial results of that model are in, after the provider “hospitalized” 27 patients within their own homes. Of the patients treated at home by DispatchHealth’s team,… Read More »After Saving $6,200 Per Patient, DispatchHealth Looks to Scale Hospital-at-Home Model

DispatchHealth Partnership Helps MultiCare Lower Its Total Cost of Care by $1,509 Per Patient

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In 2018, home-based care provider DispatchHealth was enlisted by the health system MultiCare to reduce the overall cost of care in its network. The move immediately paid dividends. In the first full calendar year of collaboration, DispatchHealth was able to work with Tacoma, Washington-based MultiCare… Read More »DispatchHealth Partnership Helps MultiCare Lower Its Total Cost of Care by $1,509 Per Patient