KHC News Blog

KHC Expands Group Practice Reporting Beyond Kentuckiana

For the first time this year, Kentuckiana Health Collaborative has expanded its group practice performance quality reporting beyond Kentuckiana. This summer, more than 250 group practices for primary care, women’s health, and endocrinology received feedback on preventive care, pediatric care, acute care and chronic disease care measures.
July 6, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Where’s the Actionable Data on Cost and Affordability?

It isn’t often that healthcare costs can be made into a riveting…
June 28, 2017/by Randa Deaton

KHC Member Spotlight: Vicki Welch

 

Vicki Welch
Louisville Metro Council
Vicki Welch is…
May 24, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

KHC Member Spotlight: Don Lovasz

(Note: this member spotlight was first published in the April…
May 24, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

KHC Member Spotlight: Bryan Loy

(Note: this member spotlight was first published in the March…
May 24, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

KHC Member Spotlight: Jim DeMasters

(Note: this member spotlight was first published in the February…
May 24, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Clinical Quality Measure Prioritization: A Lesson from the Automotive Industry

The driver of a vehicle does not have the time or resources to monitor hundreds of warning lights, just as physicians do not have the time or resources to report, analyze, and take action on hundreds of clinical quality measures. The warning lights on a vehicle are neither duplicative nor inconsistent and yet the clinical quality measures currently in use are often both.
May 24, 2017/by admin

Improving Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates Saves Lives

Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening isn’t always a relished…
May 22, 2017/by Randa Deaton

Reporting Round-up: Update of KHC Measurement

Spring always marks a flurry of activity for KHC measurement,…
May 15, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Local Employers Discuss Impact of Depression on the Workplace

April 26, 2017/by Randa Deaton

Measure Reduction an Integral Part of Quality Measurement

Do the following quotes sound familiar to you?

 “There…
April 12, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

2017 County Health Rankings Now Available

Last week, Robert Wood Johnson's 2017 County Health Rankings…
April 3, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Actionable Healthcare Cost Information Essential to Healthcare Improvements

[Note: This column was written by Ellen Gagnon, who participated…
March 28, 2017/by admin

Can you describe what your Regional Healthcare Improvement Collaborative (RHIC) does?

A few weeks ago in San Francisco, I was struck by a colleague’s…
March 27, 2017/by Randa Deaton

KHC 2017 Conference Recap; Or, the Day That Almost Wasn’t

OK, so the title of this post is a little exaggerated. The show…
March 24, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Kentucky Sees Big Gains in 2017 Commonwealth Fund State Health System Performance Scorecard

As the data scientist for the Kentuckiana Health Collaborative,…
March 17, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

KHC Newsletter Launch

March 9, 2017/by memberGanote

Kentuckiana’s Investment in Employee and Community Health- University of Louisville Research Proposal

Greetings from the University of Louisville School of Public…
February 28, 2017/by memberGanote

Next KHC Employer Round Table to Address Employee Depression and Related Resources

Unbeknownst to many employers, the shocking ONE IN 10 Americans living with depression goes beyond the personal realm to significantly impact the bottom line of companies from every sector, ultimately costing employers BILLIONS OF DOLLARS ($102B) each year.
February 27, 2017/by Michele Ganote

Most Recent KY BRFSS Data Release Reflects Familiar Problems in the Commonwealth

The KY Cabinet for Health and Family Services has released…
February 27, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Managing Specialty Drugs a Top Priority for Kentuckiana and National Employers

A few years ago, my mom had neared the end of treatment options…
February 22, 2017/by Randa Deaton

Experts From a Variety of Backgrounds to Comprise Conference Panel Addressing Social Determinants of Health

A psychologist, a lawyer and an artist walk into a healthcare…
February 8, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

Spotlight: Get to Know KHC’s Newest Employee

This month, Kentuckiana Health Collaborative welcomed its…
January 25, 2017/by Stephanie Clouser

KHC Co-Executive Directors Recognized for Compassionate Work

KHC Co-Executive Directors Randa Deaton and Teresa Couts were recognized in Insider Louisville this week in honor of the Commitment to Compassion Achievement Award they received in 2016 for their work in community healthcare.
January 13, 2017/by memberGanote
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