Meaningful Use Stage 2: A handbook for providers
12:39 pm October 29, 2012
Meaningful Use Stage 2: A handbook for providers discusses the changes in Stage 2 following the release of the final rules. This report focuses on what providers should expect, technology challenges and business opportunities in Stage 2 criteria, and key enterprise strategies for Stage 2 initiatives.
Transforming Data to Actionable Insight to Meet Industry Demands
01:08 pm October 26, 2012
Now, more than ever, healthcare providers require solutions that analyze data from many sources across the continuum of care and provide actionable insights to meet the clinical and business demands of the ever-changing healthcare industry. Learn about strategies and solutions to help you on your transformational journey with the analytics...
Accelerating Collaborative Healthcare with EMC Advanced Medical Imaging Solutions
01:03 pm October 26, 2012
To provide optimum patient care delivery and to choose imaging as a “Stage 2” objective for meaningful use of the EHR, healthcare providers are investing in next-generation imaging solutions to securely capture, share, view, and exchange medical images. Whether your organization is upgrading an existing, "on-premise" PACS, consolidating disparate...
Top 12 Best Practices for Systems Management in Healthcare - And the Financial Benefits
11:00 am October 25, 2012
In healthcare, IT systems management is not simply a matter of process efficiency and cost savings—it could be a matter of life or death for patients. Faced with regulatory requirements, widely dispersed facilities, demands for electronic health records (EHRs), and increasingly more and more mobile devices for providers, healthcare IT managers are...
In-Depth Analysis of Top-Performing Revenue Cycle Organizations
08:52 am October 24, 2012
Revenue cycle management, the lifeblood of financial performance, requires an unwavering commitment to excellence: excellence aided by superior technology and continuous process improvement. An in-depth analysis of top-performing revenue cycle organizations reveals a repeatable success framework, one driven by a commitment to efficiency,...
IQ Express Fax Boards: The Key to HIPAA Compliance
08:57 am October 18, 2012
The arrival of HITECH and other laws designed to enforce HIPAA privacy guidelines makes maintaining HIPAA compliance more important than ever. Faxing anything, in a traditional manner, while maintaining compliance is extremely difficult. Therefore, we need to change the way we process and handle patient healthcare information. Fortunately, the...
Physical Security for Healthcare Devices and Equipment
03:13 pm October 16, 2012
Electronic locks and latches provide enhanced security where healthcare facilities need it the most – on the carts and cabinets that house valuable medical supplies and patient information. Electronic locks provide secure locking and audit trail capabilities that can help healthcare IT managers comply with industry regulations such as HIPAA and...
Top Ten Network Security Best Practices to Better Manage Risks
03:59 pm October 14, 2012
IT organizations are under increasing intense pressure to consolidate IT operations and refine cyber security initiatives to balance the need to cut costs, against requirements to better manage security and associated risks. This delicate balancing act is forcing many public sector organizations to make difficult decisions that must be carefully...
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Manages User Access Risk and Streamlines Compliance
10:47 am October 08, 2012
Memorial Hermann needed a more efficient way to process 32,000 user access requests per year to key healthcare and enterprise applications, and better controls around access provided to 20,000 employees including caregivers, employees and temporary workers spread throughout greater Houston, while demonstrating regulatory compliance — primarily...
HealthSpring Improves Compliance Accuracy, Speed and Scalability with an Identity and Access Risk Management Suite
10:43 am October 08, 2012
HealthSpring is one of the country’s largest and fastest growing providers of Medicare Advantage health care plans with more than one million members in 11 states and the District of Columbia. To improve the accuracy, speed and scalability of its compliance program, HealthSpring chose Courion. The Courion suite is integrated with all of...