Population Health Management is one of the key elements in a successful clinically integrated program. Tower Health Partners® has established a patient value-based platform which improves the quality of patient care, creates better access for patients, and enhances patient satisfaction. Developed by physicians, this robust approach to population health strives to achieve the optimal health for patients, while supporting efficient, cost-effective care.
Tower Health Partners offers population health management services in three key areas:
Coordinates and influences utilization of healthcare resources through the ongoing evaluation of medically necessary and appropriate care in the interest of promoting quality and cost-effective care for all members. This includes services for utilization review and robust case management.
Provides members and family education based on Evidence-Based Medicine, for the purpose of improved self-management and understanding of their chronic diseases and comorbid conditions. Disease management strategies aim to slow or eliminate disease progression for patients diagnosed with certain conditions and seeks to decrease acute exacerbations and hospitalizations. Wellness services include health and lifestyle coaching, preventative screenings reminders, and biometric screenings.
Care Coordination with Primary Care Physicians
Patient-centered, comprehensive, team-based, coordinated, accessible, and focused on quality and safety. Care navigators are available both in practice and telephonically, monitoring health-related conditions and assisting members in developing care plans to improve health. Additional services include medication reconciliation and coordination of PCP visits after discharge.