Financial/Revenue Cycle Management

CMS Administrator Seema Verma

By Henry Powderly 12:13 pm March 14, 2017
The consultant, a close ally of Vice President Mike Pence from their days in Indiana, replaces former CMS chief Andy Slavitt, who has been an outspoken opponent of Republican proposals to replace the Affordable Care Act.
HIE ED readmission

HealthlinkNY CEO Christina Galanis expects further clinical and operational ROI from the HIE as patient data sets get more robust and more physicians gain experience using the exchange.

By Mike Miliard 12:36 pm March 08, 2017
Hospitals in New York are finding big quality and efficiency gains thanks to the ability to access patient EHR data via a regional health information exchange.
By Bernie Monegain 12:33 pm March 08, 2017
Platform integrates clinical and financial workflows.
AHA American Health Care Act

American Hospital Association CEO Richard Pollack said the organizaton cannot support the Republicans American Health Care Act as it exists right now. 

By Mike Miliard 10:30 am March 08, 2017
Two major hospital groups, concerned about the financial impact that would be imposed on them under House Republicans' proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act, have said they can't support the bill in its current form.
Palmetto Health telehealth reimbursement
By Bill Siwicki 09:03 am March 08, 2017
As part of a population health program, telemedicine technology requires new assumptions and strategies as well as technology, clinicians and finance all working together, Palmetto chief value and informatics officer Tripp Jennings says.

The deal will expand HealthcareSource's staffing footprint to some 3,300 clients – including more than half of U.S. hospitals, officials say.

By Mike Miliard 12:58 pm March 07, 2017
The deal will expand HealthcareSource's staffing footprint to some 3,300 clients, including more than half of U.S. hospitals, officials say.

Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, speaking at HIMSS17 in February.

By Jessica Davis 10:34 am March 07, 2017
The report claims the biotech mogul used charitable donations to benefit his health tech company.
leaked ACA replacement
By Bill Siwicki 03:29 pm March 03, 2017
The latest draft would phase out Medicaid expansion for low-income adults and convert to block grants for the states.
ACA repeal hurt hospitals
By Kaiser Health News 08:41 am March 02, 2017
The American Hospital Association and the Federation of American Hospitals have already warned of "an unprecedented public health crisis" if Congress and Trump hastily repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Robbie Hughes, Lumeon CEO

By Bill Siwicki 09:49 am February 27, 2017
With Lumeon’s functionality to automate the care pathway, previously manual tasks are eliminated and Digital Noema can ensure reimbursable elements are consistently used, the vendors say.

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