Tag Archives: Savannah

RightHealth Selected to Participate in CMS’s Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative

THA Group’s RightHealth is serving as a coordinator for CMS’s Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BPCI) initiative. Bundled payments are a new way to manage and control healthcare spending. This approach aims to both improve the quality of patient care and lower the cost. Take a look at how bundled payments work:

GPT Annual Telemedicine Conference Highlights

THA Group’s President and CEO, Ellen Bolch, and consulting Medical Director, Dr. Max Stachura, were presenters at this year’s Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth Annual Telemedicine Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah.

  • RightHealth display table
  • RightHealth's proprietary patient stratification tool utilizes predictive analytics, which allows for early detection of chronic disease exacerbation and ultimate reduction of exacerbations over time.
  • THA Group President and CEO, Ellen Bolch, speaks about RightHealth's advanced telehomecare model for chronic condition management.
  • Telehealth ‪and bi-directional video monitoring technologies can improve care, reduce hospitalizations, and lower costs.
  • Voice and video technology as an alternative to in-person urgent care visits have positive affects on chronic disease care, home care, and hospice care.
  • THA Group consulting Medical Director, Dr. Max Stachura, speaks about the benefits of bi-directional video monitoring.

Island Health Care Partners with Cardiocom to Provide Higher Quality Care at a Lower Cost

Savannah, GA – THA Group’s Island Health Care was selected to participate in the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BPCI) initiative, a program made up of four different models with varying payment and care structures that include financial and performance accountability for episodes of care.  Continue reading

What Is Telemedicine?

Healthcare reform has generated dramatically new approaches to care delivery. Telemedicine — one of the fastest growing segments in the health care industry — is built on a patient-centered foundation that focuses on keeping people healthy, partly by encouraging them to become more active participants in their own health management. Continue reading

Ellen Bolch to Present at the GA Partnership for Telehealth Annual Telemedicine Conference

THA Group President and CEO Ellen Bolch will be a presenter at this year’s Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth Annual Telemedicine Conference in Savannah to discuss how telehealth and bi-directional video monitoring technologies can improve care, reduce hospitalizations, and lower costs.  Continue reading