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Can CCM Services Help Providers with Medical Malpractice Insurance Premiums?

Medical Malpractice Insurance Premiums – The Unavoidable  For anyone who has owned or run a healthcare delivery organization, medical malpractice insurance is just part of the game. It is a necessary cost item that protects both patients and providers. However, the burden of escalating premiums in the double-digit range is bearing down on the independent…

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Myth Buster: Our Practice Can Manage our CCM Program Ourselves

Did you know that Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries with multiple chronic conditions account for 93%* of total Medicare spending? Nearly five years ago, Medicare launched a new benefit called Chronic Care Management (CCM) along with several new CPT codes to encourage providers to engage in preventative care practices with their chronically ill patient populations. But the…

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ChartSpan Announces Partnership Agreement with Healthmonix

(Greenville, South Carolina) – November 20, 2019 – ChartSpan, the market-leading vendor in chronic care management (CCM) services, has announced a national distribution partnership with Healthmonix, the country’s largest provider of quality and MIPS reporting and healthcare data analytics.  ChartSpan offers a turn-key service for CCM, Annual Wellness Visits, and MIPS/quality management. Their bundled offering…

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The State of Chronic Care Management in Rural Health Centers

In a recent Porter Research study, nearly half (47%) of RHCs reported that they do not offer a chronic care management (CCM) program to their patients, even though the program offers $67/patient/ month* in much-needed recurring revenue. It’s a stunning statistic considering CMS claims data shows patients enrolled in a CCM program cost less and…

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ChartSpan, ES4P, and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine announce offering the first-ever Chronic Care Management CME Course

(Greenville, South Carolina) – October 30, 2019 – ChartSpan, the largest managed provider of chronic care management (CCM) services, has worked alongside Essential Seminars for Physicians, LLC (ES4P) to create the curriculum for the first-ever Chronic Care Management Continuing Medical Education (CME) course. The course was reviewed and accredited by the Johns Hopkins University School…

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Value-Based Care Glossary

This value-based care glossary will give you any definitions you need to know about chronic care management, annual wellness visits, or MIPS. Chronic Care Management (CCM) Chronic care management includes the oversight and educational activities conducted by health care professionals to help patients with chronic diseases and health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure,…

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MythBusters: Annual Wellness Visits Require “A Visit”

Top Myths about Medicare’s Annual Wellness Visit Benefit Nearly 10 years ago, CMS announced that Medicare patients would have the opportunity to benefit from Annual Wellness Visits (AWVs), which included the creation of a personalized care plan to help patients focus on preventative care practices and holistic patient wellness. To compensate physicians for the time…

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10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a CCM Provider

10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a CCM Provider Chronic care management (CCM) should be a foundational element for virtually every primary care provider who delivers care to Medicare patients today, especially given the fact that Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries with multiple chronic conditions account for 93% of total Medicare spending. Providers have an opportunity to…

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Chronic Care Management’s Role in Breast Cancer Detection

ChartSpan Clinicians

At ChartSpan, breast cancer awareness month is more than just pink outfits and ribbons. We understand the best way to tackle breast cancer head-on is through early detection. That is why as part of our chronic care management program, we conduct regular breast cancer screenings to make sure patients are scheduling and attending their mammograms. …

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ChartSpan Appoints New Board Observer, Gordon Crenshaw of Blue Heron Capital

Gordon Crenshaw ChartSpan Board Observer

(Greenville, South Carolina) – October 9, 2019 – ChartSpan, the largest fully-managed chronic care management company in the United States, has appointed Gordon Crenshaw as a Board Observer. Gordon is currently a Principal at Blue Heron Capital, where he focuses on working with healthcare and technology-enabled businesses. Blue Heron Capital is part of the five-investor…

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New Mexico Rural Hospital Network Partners with Largest Chronic Care Management Provider, ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – October 3, 2019 – New Mexico Rural Hospital Network (NMRHN), a statewide organization among independent, rural, nonprofit hospitals in New Mexico, has announced they have selected ChartSpan as their exclusive Chronic Care Management partner. ChartSpan is the largest healthcare managed service provider of chronic care management (CCM) programs in the U.S.…

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ChartSpan Appoints New Board Observer, Austin Poole of BIP Capital

Austin Poole BIP Capital ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – October 1, 2019 – ChartSpan, the largest fully-managed provider of chronic care management, has appointed Austin Poole as a Board Observer. Austin is currently a Senior Associate at BIP Capital, where he leads investments in the Healthcare IT and FinTech. BIP Capital is ChartSpan’s lead investor in a recent Series A…

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ChartSpan Announces New Strategic Advisory Board Chairman, Allen Hobbs

Allen Hobbs ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – September 25, 2019 – ChartSpan, the largest chronic care management company in the United States, has announced that Allen Hobbs, former President of Conifer Health Physician Services, has been appointed as its new Strategic Advisory Board Chairman. Allen is a highly experienced senior executive in the healthcare space. Prior to his…

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Annie McCoy Joins ChartSpan as Chief Growth Officer

Annie McCoy

(Greenville, South Carolina) – September 9, 2019 – ChartSpan, the leading provider of fully-managed chronic care management programs in the U.S, today announced the appointment of Annie McCoy as its new Chief Growth Officer. Annie was most recently Vice President and Managing Principal with The Advisory Board Company, which was acquired by Optum/UnitedHealth Group in…

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Jared Fletcher Joins ChartSpan as Chief Operating Officer

Jared Fletcher ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – September 4, 2019 – ChartSpan, the national leader in Chronic Care Management, today announced the appointment of Jared Fletcher as its new Chief Operating Officer. Jared is the former Vice President of Strategy for Lennar Homes, the largest homebuilder in the U.S. Most recently, he served as President of Titlezoom, a…

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ChartSpan Announces New Strategic Advisory Board Chairman, Troy Yoder

Troy Yoder ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – August 29, 2019 – ChartSpan, the largest Chronic Care Management provider in the United States, has announced the appointment of Troy Yoder to its Strategic Advisory Board. Troy currently leads Cisco Healthcare in the Americas where he advises Fortune 500 customers on applied healthcare technology. Prior to joining Cisco, he held…

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C&B Capital Invests in Largest Chronic Care Management Provider, ChartSpan

(Greenville, South Carolina) – August 15, 2019 – C&B Capital, based in Atlanta, Georgia, has announced their investment in a series A round of capital in ChartSpan Medical Technologies, Inc. The firm is part of a five-investor syndicate. ChartSpan is the largest healthcare managed service provider for chronic care management programs in the U.S. ChartSpan…

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BIP Capital Invests in Greenville’s ChartSpan

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(Greenville, South Carolina) – June 6, 2019 – Atlanta-based BIP Capital has announced they are planting roots in Greenville, South Carolina after closing their first venture capital investment in the Upstate. The venture firm will be establishing an office at NEXT on Main, located at the Bank of America building in downtown Greenville. BIP Capital…

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