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WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | February 27, 2015 | 10:33 AM | Claims Processing, ICD-10 & Coding, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
"CMS is ready for ICD-10," said outgoing Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner this week, pointing to 660 providers and billing companies that submitted some 15,000 test claims. More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | February 27, 2015 | 09:31 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Population Health
The Q4 and full year financial results Allscripts announced on Thursday showed bookings were down compared with the same quarter a year ago. However, over all of 2014, bookings totaled $923 million, a 2 percent increase over 2013. More
Frank Irving | February 27, 2015 | 07:59 AM | ICD-10 & Coding, Mobile, Clinical
Precyse plans to launch a new workflow platform encompassing natural language processing and geared toward clinical documentation improvement, case management and computer-assisted coding. More
Anthony Vecchione | February 27, 2015 | 07:51 AM | CPOE
Since computerized physician order entry was introduced as a vital part of their technology armamentarium, physicians have argued that, in order for CPOE to be effective, support and guidance are essential. More
Erin McCann | February 26, 2015 | 11:20 AM | Quality and Safety, Policy and Legislation, Clinical
Howard Wolpert, MD, has spent much of his life researching technology innovations for diabetes management. He's convinced better tools would help improve the odds in the fight against this deadly disease. More
Mike Miliard | February 26, 2015 | 11:00 AM | Quality and Safety
For six years, Healthcare IT News has called on our readers to shine a bright light on the people in this industry who are making a difference. It's time to cast a ballot for the 2015 H.I.T. Men & Women Awards. More
CHICAGO | Mike Miliard | February 26, 2015 | 10:53 AM | Quality and Safety, Analytics, Clinical
Mayo Clinic is publishing commercialized analytics tools on the Apervita platform, offering other healthcare organizations the chance to leverage its clinical knowledge. More
CAMBRIDGE, MA | Bernie Monegain | February 26, 2015 | 10:37 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Analytics
InterSystems just released the latest version of the data platform it first introduced in 1997: Caché 2015. What does it have to do with Epic? Plenty. More
Tom Sullivan | February 26, 2015 | 08:36 AM | Privacy & Security
HIPAA does not get as technical as these common vulnerabilities, so there's a huge gray area that healthcare payers and providers must grasp. More
Chris Nerney | February 26, 2015 | 08:07 AM | Accountable Care, Population Health
Electronic messages don't do a good job of identifying where a patient's last healthcare activity took place, let alone at a granular level. More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | February 25, 2015 | 12:32 PM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
Medicare eligible professionals now have until 11:59 p.m. ET on March 20, 2015, to attest to meaningful use for the 2014 reporting year. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | February 25, 2015 | 11:20 AM | Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation, Interoperability
The PwC team vying for the Department of Defense $11 billion EHR modernization contract has been dropped, leaving three teams in the running. More