annual wellness visit

WellTrackONE, a risk management firm in the health care field, takes a prescriptive approach to compliance that supports encryption at rest in a hybrid cloud. As both costs and challenges mount in the health care...

Posted at 02:05PM Sep 07, 2012 by Kent Moore: Since its debut last year, the Medicare annual wellness visit (AWV) has been an apparent source of ongoing confusion. That point was driven home to me...

PCPs should make a greater effort to identify Medicare patients who regularly skip annual wellness visits, otherwise they represent a missed opportunity to conduct periodic cognitive assessments, according to data presented at the Alzheimer’s Association...

Updated June 1, 2016: Modified for 50,000 attributed members Introduction The proliferation of the Accountable Care Organization is causing a ripple of change in healthcare. It is clear that physician groups who truly want to succeed...

More than 10 million people with Medicare have saved over $20 billion on prescription drugs since 2010 39 million Medicare beneficiaries utilized free preventive services in 2015 The Department of Health and Human Services released...

Advance Care Planning and the Medicare Annual Wellness Visit On December 22nd, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released MLN Matters document MM9271[1]. The document explains how Advance Care Planning (ACP) can...

The Medicare Annual Wellness Visit is the perfect opportunity for a patient to discuss various aspects of their life with a medical professional. This preventative service, offered free each year to Medicare beneficiaries, allows the...

Welcome to Medicare & Annual Wellness Visits Medicare does not cover a routine annual physical exam. •It is very important you use the “correct” language when you schedule your preventive care visit, or you may...

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MD Revolution, the leading provider of digital chronic care management (CCM) solutions, and WellTrackONE are teaming up to help Renaissance Health Network (RHN) physician practices manage their chronic care patients and provide annual...

For the second time in 2 years, the Supreme Court of the United States has defended the Affordable Care Act.  It’s time to move on.  The ACA was designed, in part, to help transition the...