Beacon Health Partners Forms 50-50 Partnership with Hospital Group Led by Catholic Health Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Preiser 631/232-3033 mpreiser@cameronadv.com Beacon Health Partners Forms 50-50 Partnership with Hospital Group Led by Catholic Health Services October 6, 2014 – Beacon Health Partners, a Westbury, New York, based independent physician network, and Catholic Health Services of Long Island (CHS), a Rockville Centre, New York, based health system, jointly announced that effective…

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Hospitals acquire stake in Beacon Health Partners

Crain’s Health Pulse October 2, 2014 LINK An investment group of hospitals have acquired a 50% stake in Beacon Health Partners, an independent physician association based in Westbury, L.I. Catholic Health Services and St. John’s Episcopal Hospital agreed yesterday to buy half of Beacon, which has 400 doctors. Beacon participates in the Medicare Shared Savings…

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MSSP PY1 Recap

The dust has settled and we can now fully and fairly reflect on our first performance year in the Medicare Shared Savings Program. While the program itself has some warts and there are fingers we could point at CMS for the disappointment of not achieving a shared savings bonus, I see the glass as half-full.…

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Home » EHR Incentive Program » The Cost of Non-Participation in Quality Reporting: What “Left Behind” May Look Like September 8, 2014 | By Joy Rios By Joy Rios, Managing Partner at Practice Transformation Twitter: @askjoyrios According to the 2014 Great American Physician Survey results, 26 percent of providers work as solo practitioners. While EHR adoption has certainly increased significantly…

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How to Prepare Your Practice for Flu Season

How to Prepare Your Practice for Flu Season Preparation and patient outreach during flu season will enable your practice to better compete in a crowded marketplace Publish date: SEP 04, 2014 By: Debra Beaulieu-Volk While its impossible to accurately predict the exact severity of each year’s cold and influenza season, there are a variety of steps primary care…

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