KelseyCare Subsite Home Page 2 HTML The Ultimate Endurance Race: How Active Management of Comorbid Conditions Improves Care Quality and Reduces Costs Published on: 7/21/2021 When I began training for Ironman competitions, it immediately became obvious that if one part of my regimen... Learn more Connectivity on the Line: How electronic medical records bring value to healthcare and make Accountable Care Organizations possible Published on: 7/08/2021 Remember the leap from traditional cell phones to smartphones? With that single upgrade, we have in the palms of our hands a... Learn more Under the Microscope: Exploring Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Structures and Their Differences Published on: 6/10/2021 In a recent analysis of Medicare costs by Avalere, physician-led ACOs were able to deliver nearly seven times the savings... Learn more The Secret Ingredient: How Ambulatory Care Centers Improve Quality and Cost Published on: 5/20/2021 One of the most important questions we can ask ourselves as providers of healthcare is how to improve quality, while reducing costs. One way we can accomplish this... Learn more Part 2: The Triple Aim - The Energy Behind Improved Outcomes and Value Through Evidence-Based Care Published on: 4/21/2021 This blog is the second part of a two-part series that explores how providers in an ACO like Kelsey-Seybold Clinic use the Triple Aim to improve outcomes... Learn more Part 1: Evidence-Based Care, a Tenet of the ‘Triple Aim’ Published on: 4/7/2021 This blog is the first part of a two-part series that will explore how the providers in an ACO like Kelsey-Seybold Clinic use evidence-based care to improve outcomes... Learn more Check Under the Hood: Six Tips for Looking Beyond the Surface When Shopping Accountable Care Organizations. Published on: 3/5/2021 When you shop for a car, it's unlikely that you can evaluate the entire vehicle by the cost... Learn more Primary Care Physicians: The Backbone and Coordinator of Your Healthcare Team Published on: 1/22/2021In football, it’s the role of the offensive coordinator to orchestrate the plays that will ultimately move the ball to the end zone. Without the offensive coordinator... Learn more Plugging the Leak: How Employers Can Avoid High-Cost Claims That Can Sink the Employee Healthcare Budget Published on: 1/6/2021In many ways, chronic health conditions are like a tiny leak in the bottom of a sailboat. It doesn’t seem to be an immediate threat and you can still enjoy the... Learn more Accountable Care Organizations: Choose this Mindful Approach to Healthcare Spending Published on: 12/16/2020There’s a lot of talk about being mindful of the choices in our daily lives and in how we treat ourselves and others. It’s the topic of social media posts and... Learn more Inpatient Costs Too High? Adjust Your Healthcare Relay Team Published on: 11/30/2020Kelsey-Seybold hospitalists coordinate care for hospitalized patients and ensure a smooth handoff back to the primary care physician (PCP) at... Learn more A Chronic Condition: How Healthcare Fraud and Waste Increase Cost of Care Published on: 11/18/2020Virtually any healthcare provider would agree that even a chronic condition that is likely to be well managed needs to be first diagnosed and... Learn more Subscribe to Our Blog!