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Implementation best practices: Getting in the revenue cycle
By Bill Siwicki 12:58 pm August 15, 2019
Five experts in revenue cycle management IT offer wide-ranging best practices and advantageous tips for launching the technology at healthcare provider organizations.
Medical groups want changes to CMS' Patients Over Paperwork program
By Mike Miliard 04:40 pm August 13, 2019
AMGA and MGMA still see too many rules for providers participating in value-based care, and say the program hasn't delivered the relief from administrative burden that was promised.
By Laura Lovett 07:07 am August 12, 2019
Dr. Yaa Kumah, assistant professor of biomedical informatics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, discussed the opportunities and hurdles for voice technology in provider organizations last week at Harvard Medical School.
Health system execs eyeing AI investments, but lack vendor knowledge
By Nathan Eddy 11:49 am August 09, 2019
Nearly a quarter of health system decision-makers are looking to invest in artificial and robotic process automation in the next two years, but more than half were unable to name an AI or RPA vendor.
By Dean Koh 10:16 pm August 07, 2019
Known as the ‘Father of FHIR’ and an experienced healthcare interoperability consultant, Grahame Grieve is FHIR Product Director at HL7 International.
By Nathan Eddy 10:39 am August 05, 2019
The technology could help healthcare organizations build a more comprehensive and secure protected health information inventory within Kubernetes workloads on Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform and Microsoft Azure.
Children’s National sees responses to 80% of doc queries in 2 days with mobile platform

Children’s National Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 12:30 pm August 01, 2019
The prominent provider organization also has seen average physician response time dropping to 1 day for concurrent queries and 2 days for retrospective queries, which is key as the organization needs to turn these around quickly to ensure it doesn’t slow down final coding and ultimately cash.
Chartis Group suggests steps for maximizing value of analytics programs
By Benjamin Harris 03:13 pm July 31, 2019
A new white paper identifies the challenges health systems need to overcome for a successful analytics program.
New EY system for individualized cancer therapies supports digital ecosphere
By Bill Siwicki 11:25 am July 31, 2019
Pointellis is a fully connected data infrastructure that facilitates handoffs of information between unaffiliated entities such as hospitals, laboratories and logistics centers.
Doctor showing EHR.
By Susan Morse 02:54 pm July 30, 2019
The cost of a healthcare breach is about $408 per patient record and that doesn't include the loss of business, productivity and reputation.

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