Government & Policy
12:21 pm February 22, 2016
We're seeing minimal denials and productivity drops but those may be the result of temporary tactics the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services put in place, namely accepting claims in the right family of ICD-10 codes. What's harder to tell is how the payers and providers will fare come Oct. 1, 2016.
11:19 am February 22, 2016
Simply reframing the way we think about reducing admissions and coordinating care would encourage greater efforts toward those goals.
03:48 pm February 17, 2016
The new job focuses on identifying patient health goals, ensuring coordination and continuity of care.
09:46 am February 16, 2016
While Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have taken opposing stances, Republicans are still promising to repeal and replace the law, but none of the candidates in either party are offering specifics about their intentions.
09:44 am February 01, 2016
To realize interoperability healthcare organizations must acknowledge the risks of information blocking and work to mitigate concerns by fostering education, initiating open communication and incentivizing appropriate action.
09:21 am January 29, 2016
12:59 pm January 20, 2016
Here are six steps to making sure even those employees least concerned with privacy and security don't expose your health data.
02:37 pm January 04, 2016
Now that is has become part of most people's lives, whether they know it or not, the IoT is poised to transform into everyday and practicable use.
07:54 am December 28, 2015
A coding coach shares the most cringe-worthy issues and questions she encounters on a regular basis.
11:54 am December 22, 2015
If you're anything like most hospital leaders, accountable care and meaningful use initiatives are renting a lot of space in your head these days. But like many of your peers, chances are you face major challenges to meet regulatory requirements and to operate efficiently under evolving care models.