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InnovaCare Adopting Alternative Payment Methods

Officials of InnovaCare, a leading Medicare Advantage firm that provides healthcare services in Puerto Rico, announced the company’s participation in Action Network and Health Care Payment Learning (LAN). LAN is a private-public partnership that seeks to transform the United States health care system towards payment models that base their principles on quality rather than quantity. InnovaCare being a LAN committed partner supports the mission to accelerate the transition to other payment modes on innovacarehealth.com. They have also established organizational goals in support of LAN and will be sharing the progress.

In a statement, InnovaCare said that they supported the goals of LAN which are tying 30% of U.S. health care payments to (APMs) alternative payment methods on pmcpr.org by the year 2016 and 50% by the year 2018. They also committed themselves to assist in measuring progress towards LANS goals by participating in the Nationwide LANS Data Collection via taking part in data surveys and categorized payments in agreement with APM Framework.

“This move implicates InnovaCare’s commitment to transforming the healthcare industry. These efforts also assist patients with access to health care that is cost-effective, driven by quality, coordinated, and innovative. Payment reform builds stronger patient to provider relationships within LAN’s networks.” said Rick Shinto, President& Chief Executive Officer and M.D of InnovaCare.

HHS launched LAN in March 2015; it was made to intentionally align the payment approaches across the private and public sectors of the United States health care system. The primary objective of this move is to transform the health care system towards paying hospitals based on their quality of work, rather than the number of patients served. The list of LAN’S committed partners includes almost 100 leading companies from public, non-profit and private sectors working together to change the nation’s health care system to implement quality of care rather than quantity of services.

“LAN’s list of committed partners consists of top notch companies which have joined to find a way to build payment models work better for these firms who depend on them,” she also said “By working side by side with the other LAN Committed Partners, InnovaCare Health is positive that it will be able to achieve these important milestones and make a patent difference in the spread of alternative payment methods throughout the industry. This kind of teamwork is what the health care industry needs, and InnovaCare is proud to be a part of it.” said Penelope Kokkinides, Chief Administrative Officer of InnovaCare’s.

How Sanjay Shah Started Solo Capital

Sanjay Shah is the founder of Solo capital, a popular company that is based in the United Kingdom. The company is headquartered in Dubai and London. Solo Capital was incorporated in September 2011, and it is regulated by England regulations. Since it as incorporation, the company has done well in its services, gaining popularity in many parts of the world. The company has succeeded in getting good revenue since it was incorporated, and it has become one of the biggest in the United Kingdom.
Sanjay Shah is also a philanthropist. For more than a decade, he sponsored children staying in India. He did the sponsoring through a firm known as Plan International. The wealthy millionaire would send the children a lot of money every month, and according to him, this was the only way he could do some charity. The millionaire is currently forty-three years and retired.

Sanjay Shah grew up in a wealthy neighborhood in central London. His parents were quite wealthy, and they have emigrated from Kenya, settling in London for good. Because his parents were wealthy, he had the opportunity to attend some of the best schools in London. He went to the Kings College where he studied medicine. However, this career was short lived after he decided that he did not want to become a doctor. Most medical deserters go for accounting, and the millionaire was not an exemption. He chose to become an accountant, forgetting the years he had spent in the medical school. His life as an accountant did not last for too long, thanks to the high cost of living experienced in London.

Shah’s first job was an accountant was at the famous investment bank known as Merrill Lynch. He served in several other banks, and during the worldwide financial crisis, he was made jobless, and this marked his turning point in life and also changes in his career. He would go to the office early in the morning and sit for more than ten hours, something he did not like doing. He started hating the office job, so he decides to go on his own, starting his own brokerage company.

He rented a tiny office to start as working area. He also hired few people to assist him to manage the work. With hard work, he managed to raise a strong company that is well known today, Solo Capital. He is retired now, concentration in philanthropic activities. He has offices in London and Dubai where he conducts most of his activities. The trader started Autism Rocks, a charitable firm to help children all over the world who are suffering from autism. Most of his charitable funds are donated there. His son is also suffering from the condition.

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Sergio Cortes Leads The Medical Industry In The Short And Long Term

The future of the people of Brazil, and in particular the people of the Rio de Janeiro is the concern of medical doctor and state health expert Sergio Cortes. Over the last few years the medical expert has come to the fore of the drive towards improving the health of the peopple of the state. In times of crisis and in periods of relative calm Sergio Cortes has been pushing himself to help the people of the state improve their lives with better health care; alongside this drive to help the people of Brazil Cortes has been seeking ways of helping everybody improve their health through his Twitter and Linkedin accounts.

Extra reports Sergio Cortes has been an important figure in the lives of the people of Rio de Janeiro during periods of crisis, such as the flooding of 2013. At this time Cortes was the State Secretary of Health and led the response to the floods that caused chaos for many of the residents of hard hit areas like Xerem. In a bid to keep the people of the area safe from the damage caused by the floods, which included public water problems and refuse issues, the medical expert established hydration centers to keep people fit and healthy. Cortes also made sure the people of flood hit areas were not at risk from dangerous medical conditions by sending research teams to the area to track the rise in different diseases.

Sergio Cortes has also been seeking to make sure the people of Rio de Janeiro have a long term plan for remaining fit and healthy. Cortes has been seeking to establish a long etrm plan for the health of the state, which includes the need to improve the standard and number of medical professionals living and working within the state, the Government of Niteroi reports. In his role as the Secretary of Health Sergio Cortes looked to change the way the people of the area sought medical assistance; one of the major changes suggested by Cortes was a return to family doctors who could ease the pressure placed upon the hospitals of the state.