Travis Messina, Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Slowing Down to Speed Up: 5 Things We Learned in 2020

It feels cliché to say 2020 was a unique year, but there’s really no way around it. By the end of February, the challenges created...

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Contessa Applauds CMS For Its Home Hospital Care Decision

We applaud CMS for its decision to help healthcare providers more easily expand the delivery of hospital-level care beyond its traditional setting. Given the tremendous strain...

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Why Home Hospital Care is a Value Add in a Health System’s Clinical Toolbox

One question I get from clinicians unfamiliar with Contessa’s home hospital care model is: How does this care add value to our health system? And...

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Build or Buy? Three Things to Consider Before Starting a Home Hospital Care Program

When talking with health systems, one of the first questions I often hear is, “Why should we partner with Contessa instead of building a home...

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Decoding the Latest CMS Changes and Their Impact on Home Hospital Care

The first half of 2020 has affected every facet of the healthcare landscape. From insurance coverage to pharmaceutical research and the delivery of care, there...

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Agility in Action: Taking Hospital-level Care Home amid a Global Pandemic

By Travis Messina, CEO Despite old criticisms about our healthcare system’s struggles with change, the COVID-19 pandemic has proven that, with its back against the...

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Fighting COVID-19 with Home Recovery Care

The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged all of us in more ways than we thought possible. There are no playbooks for the chokehold this disease currently...

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Inpatient hospital care in the comfort of home

BCBS ProgressHealth,  By Travis Messina, December 2019 Every day, in emergency departments and urgent care centers across the country, thousands of patients are assessed for...

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Mount Sinai Health System Partners With Contessa Health to Expand Hospital-Level Care at Home Program

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NEW YORK, NY and NASHVILLE, TN – The Mount Sinai Health System announced today that it has partnered with Contessa Health, an innovative health care company that manages acute-care...

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Innovations: Bringing hospital-level care home

By Maria Castellucci  | August 6, 2016 http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20160806/MAGAZINE/308069978 Home hospitalization programs have been around for about 20 years in the U.S. Pioneered by researchers at Johns...

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