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How one health system is shifting from volume to value

(HealthDay)—ACCESS Health System, which operates 36 health centers, is transitioning to a patient-centered, physician-friendly health system that provides a continuum of care to underserved populations, according to the ...

Apr 22, 2016
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Food insecurity and hospital visits—is there a link?

More than half of patients with high hospitalization rates (at least 3 inpatient visits in a 12-month period) used food pantries or other community food resources, and 40% were worried that they would run out of food, according ...

Mar 29, 2016
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Links found between hunger and health

It may come as a surprise that, even after the Great Recession ended in 2009, almost 50 million people in the United States are food insecure—that is, they lack access to adequate food because of limited money or other ...

Nov 03, 2015
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