Relationship between Frailty and Risk

This analysis explores the relationships between high degrees of frailty, risk of emergency admission in the next 12 months, and risk of being in the top 2% of most expensive patients in the next 12 months. The risk data is derived from the predictive models calculated by the Johns Hopkins ACG System. The frailty data is calculated by the electronic Frailty Index (eFI), which is also incorporated into the ACG System.
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The Journey to Successful Health and Care Integration

There is a common consensus growing that if we are to deliver a sustainable health and care system for the future, then service transformation needs to happen at scale and at pace.

If nothing else Sustainability and Transformation Plans are a means of ensuring that the health and care system works in a collaborative and integrated manner, its focus being how best to utilise the collective resources of a health economy — or place — to deliver better outcomes and improved patient experiences at a reduced cost to local communities. Read More…

Introduction to Population Health Management

Sollis believes patient-centred care strategies based on the needs of local populations provide the key to better population health management. A range of tools and processes available to commissioners and clinicians provide the evidence base and the insights (those lightbulb moments) to inform service transformation and monitor value through outcomes. Read More…

Five Steps to Population Health Management

Population health management helps commissioners identify and quantify the drivers and outcomes for addressing local population health, and it has a significant role in commissioning for value.

Sollis believes patient-centred care strategies based on the needs of local populations provide the key to better population health management. A range of tools and processes available to commissioners and clinicians provide the evidence base and the insights (those lightbulb moments) to inform service transformation and monitor value through outcomes. Read More…

Accountable Care and Population Health Management

The current challenges facing the NHS are known and well documented. We live at a time of increased healthcare costs driven by an ageing population and a growing burden of chronic conditions, a key feature of which is multi-morbidity. Multi-morbidity is the new normal.

Accountable care organisations meet these challenges head on. In this model networks of providers — collaborating with commissioners — establish a new operating model for the delivery of healthcare designed to improve health outcomes for populations and individuals, provide a better patient experience and reduce costs. Read More…