Financial/Revenue Cycle Management

By Nathan Eddy 09:56 am January 16, 2020
Healthcare information technology will be the focus of investors in 2020, with interest in the pharmaceutical and biotech sector, home and hospice care and managed care companies also high on the list, according to a KPMG report including survey results from 333 investment professionals.
By Nathan Eddy 10:54 am January 13, 2020
And that's costing the U.S. healthcare system in a big way, even in the era of value-based care, according to a new survey from Black Book.
How one ACO saved $55 million in three years with care coordination tech

Catalyst Health Network in Dallas, Texas.

By Bill Siwicki 12:37 pm January 10, 2020
The new technology enabled Catalyst Health Network to achieve all of its care management goals and create a fully connected information highway, its president says.
By Mike Miliard 03:07 pm January 09, 2020
The company says CareCloud’s integrated clinical and financial tools will help it offer its healthcare customers more ways to streamline physician workflows, improve patient outcomes and increase practice profitability.
Contract modeling tech helps Owensboro Health steer clear of a costly deal
By Bill Siwicki 12:12 pm January 08, 2020
The health system’s biggest payer presented it with a contract the payer said would net Owensboro $12 million a year. The health system’s financial IT said something quite different.
By Bill Siwicki 11:21 am January 02, 2020
These trends in the new year ahead will see healthcare provider organizations innovating solutions and practices to improve healthcare, one expert predicts.
AMA releases online checklist for E/M services transition
By Nathan Eddy 10:46 am December 31, 2019
The adoption of EHRs and supporting health IT may result in new methods of E/M documentation and coding tech adoption. And these types of E/M coding issues also apply to providers offering telemedicine services.
Using robotic process automation to manage revenue cycles
By Benjamin Harris 12:12 pm December 30, 2019
The technology, growing in popularity, is one way to reduce errors and enhance communication.

President Barack Obama signs the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act into law, February 17, 2009. Its HITECH Act provisions infused tens of billions into the health IT industry.

By Mike Miliard 09:00 am December 30, 2019
There have been many frustrations with how the federal EHR incentive program was implemented this past decade, but those big government subsidies have enabled headway that might not have happened otherwise.
By Nathan Eddy 11:04 am December 26, 2019
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced the launch of an online patient portal this month that will provide service veterans with digital access to their patient statements.

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