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Patients recovering from a wide range of medical conditions can now elect Home Recovery Care over inpatient stays through two more Allegheny Health Network hospitals in western Pennsylvania

August 10, 2020

 AHN Forbes and AHN Jefferson Hospitals join AHN Allegheny General Hospital in offering Home Recovery Care to patients recovering from acute conditions, including some cases of COVID-19, following an...

Remote Devices Monitor Cardiac Patients at Home, But Not Everyone Can Afford Them

August 7, 2020

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, August 7, 2020 When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the region and Gov. Tom Wolf ordered all non-emergency medical care to shut down in...

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

August 4, 2020

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...

Ingenuity in a Crisis

July 27, 2020

The 36 Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies invest in emerging healthcare companies through the Blue Venture Fund, which seeks to spark innovation in healthcare...

Has the Time Finally Come for Hospital at Home?

July 9, 2020

The Commonwealth Fund, July 8, 2020 Concerns about possible surges of COVID-19 patients, combined with the spread of value-based payment and companies offering technology and...

Home Sweet Hospital

May 28, 2020

Tradeoffs Podcast, May 20, 2020 The coronavirus has left some hospitals empty and others overrun. One fix to both problems is to move care for...

Easing the COVID-19 Capacity Crunch

April 28, 2020

Progress Health, April 2020 Though many heard the term “social distancing” for the first time only recently, for months, government and medical officials across the country...

Newt’s World Episode 71: Health Care Breakthroughs in COVID-19 – Home Recovery

April 24, 2020

Newt’s World Podcast, Newt Gingrich, April 2020 At home recovery care is a new model of remote hospital care which is creating positive patient outcomes....

A Shock to the System

April 10, 2020

Nashville Business Journal, Joel Stinnett, April 2020 With nearly 2,000 of New York City’s more than 72,000 COVID-19 patients flooding the 3,300-bed Mount Sinai Health...

Inpatient hospital care in the comfort of home

December 12, 2019

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...