Home health providers have had to adjust how they deliver care and take care of themselves in light of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Provider groups that specialize in home care delivery are still sending healthcare workers to treat patients in their homes but have adopted new innovations, including telehealth and increased testing, to ensure safety.
A report provided exclusively (PDF) to FierceHealthcarefrom the Better Medicare Alliance, which advocates for Medicare Advantage (MA) policies, shares how many of its members including providers, insurers and nonprofits are making new innovations in patient care.
One of the providers profiled in the report is ConcertoHealth, a group that provides individual care to at-risk populations, which is continuing to offer in-person, field-based care to frail and vulnerable patients in their homes.Full Article (external)
ConcertoHealth Inc. is the leading provider of specialized primary care and supporting clinical services for vulnerable, frail and elderly patients. ConcertoHealth provides high-touch, individualized care for patients and also deploys “wraparound” clinical resources to extend the reach of primary care providers, operating exclusively in value-based agreements. The ConcertoHealth care model, elevated by Patient3D, improves overall health quality and outcomes for high-need patient populations. The ConcertoHealth care model is proven to reduce admissions by 30.3 percent and readmissions by 17.1 percent, benefitting patients, payers and their provider networks alike. The company is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California.