Doctor discussing with colleague at computer
By Tom Sullivan 10:18 am May 01, 2014
Pushing off testing is only one of the unintended consequences triggered by delaying ICD-10. Organizations now have to reassess the project and redefine their requirements, and many will have to find resources to do that.
revenue cycle management tools
By Bernie Monegain 09:52 am October 21, 2013
In the revenue cycle management market, hospitals show high adoption of technology focused on eligibility and scheduling, with much work left to be done around charity screening and propensity to pay, according to a new report from HIMSS Analytics.
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am October 20, 2013
The $2.4 billion hospital revenue cycle management software and services industry expects double digit increases in 2014.
Neil E. de Crescenzo, president and CEO, Emdeon
By Fiona Jensen 10:11 am October 04, 2013
Among this week's people on the move, Emdeon appointed Neil E. de Crescenzo as president and CEO.
Doug Brown
By Bernie Monegain 10:37 am September 23, 2013
The $2.4 billion hospital RCM software and services industry expects double digit increases in 2014 because of business shifts, reimbursement and payment reforms, accountable care participation, ICD-10 coding challenges, physician practice acquisitions, collection issues, and overall declining margins.
electronic prescribing systems
By Bernie Monegain 10:54 am April 15, 2013
The electronic prescribing systems market is estimated to grow to $794 million, at a compound annual growth rate of 26 percent from 2012 to 2017, according to a new study by MarketsandMarkets, which analyzed the major market drivers, restraints and opportunities around the world.
By Tom Sullivan 01:31 pm March 05, 2013
Among the analytics, big data and business intelligence waves being made at HIMSS13, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) detailed an initiative to improve outcomes via benchmarking data, while Emdeon and Atigeo held a breakfast to show proofs-of-concept for tapping existing public and private data to reduce readmissions and undertake...
By Bernie Monegain 10:48 am September 24, 2012
As hospitals, physicians and insurers partner to create accountable care organizations (ACOs), a recent Black Book Rankings survey reveals that 96 percent of organization executives are acquiring new technology. Start-up ACO's anticipate $500 million in spending within the first year, according to the survey.
By Diana Manos 10:39 am January 18, 2012
The Healthcare IT sector raised almost half a billion in venture capital last year, according to Mercom Capital Group, a global communications and consulting firm.
By Mike Miliard 10:37 am December 14, 2011
Emdeon, together with the Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Minority Health will donate electronic health record software and services to small physician practices in underserved communities in New Jersey.

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