Monthly Archive: December 2012

Dec 05

Breaking Down Healthcare Silos: The Need of Healthcare Integration

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The American healthcare system … isn’t.   It isn’t a “system.” Patients have multiple providers. These providers rarely interact. The payment system operates in silos. And patient care isn’t coordinated. This disjointed system is not a new challenge. In 1965, the federal government created Medicare, a program which provides coverage for certain services. Medicare Part A …

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