Health IT Business News – October 6, 2022

Trending News

Sphere and eMedical Practice Join to Provide Integrated Payment Technology
Sphere (@SphereCommerce), a provider of end-to-end integrated healthcare payments and security software, and eMedical Practice (eMedical) have joined to deliver seamless payment acceptance through eMedical’s software.

AION Labs Launches AI Startup Addressing Drug Trial Improvement
AION Labs (@AionLabs), the first-of-its-kind innovation lab spearheading the adoption of AI technologies and computational science to solve therapeutic challenges, announced the formation of OMEC.AI, the lab’s first startup approved by the Israel Innovation Authority.

Product News

AGS Health Launches Artificial Intelligence Platform for End-to-End Revenue Cycle Management
AGS Health (@AGS_Health), a revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions provider and strategic growth partner to some of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S., announces the launch of the AGS AI Platform, a connected solution that blends artificial intelligence (AI) and automation with award-winning human-in-the-loop services and expert support to maximize revenue cycle performance.

Force Therapeutics Enables Provision of Remote Therapeutic Monitoring
Force Therapeutics (@FORCETherEx) announced the availability of its Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (RTM) solution, which allows health systems, physician practices, and ambulatory surgical centers to provide patients with virtual physical therapy and remote monitoring that adheres to CMS guidelines.

Ophthalmic Images Now Available through the Academy IRIS® Registry, Curated at Scale by Verana Health’s VeraQ Engine
Verana Health (@veranahealth) announced the introduction of ophthalmic images into its VeraQ™ population health data engine. The ~3.5 million images—spanning optical coherence tomography (OCT), fundus autofluorescence, color fundus photography, and more—are being incorporated into the Academy IRIS® Registry.

Inovalon Launches Revenue Cycle Data Visualization Software Solution for Healthcare Professionals
Inovalon (@InovalonInc), a provider of cloud-based software solutions empowering data-driven healthcare, announced the launch of RCM Intelligence.

Sigma Computing Partners with Snowflake to Launch Solution on Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud
Sigma Computing (@sigmacomputing), the fast, intuitive-to-use alternative to traditional business intelligence (BI), announced that it has partnered with Snowflake, the Data Cloud company, to launch a seamless integration and out-of-the-box experience for joint customers on the Snowflake Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud.

Advata™ Introduces Advanced RCM Software to Improve Staff Experience, Productivity, and Efficiency for Healthcare
Advata, an advanced healthcare analytics software company, introduces a new revenue cycle management (RCM) product called Advata Smart AR™. This proprietary software as a service (SaaS) solution enables healthcare providers to improve accounts receivable (AR) management by automating processing and advising staff on the next recommended action.

Product Certification News

EHNAC Releases New 2023 Accreditation Criteria Versions for Public Review through November 28
The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (@EHNAC), a non-profit standards development organization and accrediting body for organizations that electronically exchange healthcare data, announced that it has posted new versions of program criteria for its 19 accreditation programs and 3 beta accreditation programs for public review.

Cureatr Achieves HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification to Manage Risk, Improve Security Posture, and Meet Compliance Requirements
Cureatr, Inc. (@cureatr), a national medication management provider delivering medication management services to patients and technology to clinicians, announced that key implemented systems within Cureatr, Inc. have earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.

EHNAC and CARIN Alliance Announce New CARIN Code of Conduct Accreditation Program
EHNAC and The CARIN Alliance, a collaborative working to advance consumer-directed exchange of health information, announced the creation of a new CARIN Code of Conduct Accreditation Program (CCCAP).

Collaboration News

VisualDx Partners with American College of Emergency Physicians to Build Library of Monkeypox Images
VisualDx (@visualdx) announced a collaboration with ACEP to create the Monkeypox Emergency Medicine Project, a physician-sourced collection of monkeypox images. By offering access to images of varying disease presentations on real patients, VisualDx and ACEP are helping to further educate and prepare emergency physicians to test, diagnose, and treat the emergent disease.

Making the Cut, Milestones, Accolades, Awards and More

AvaSure Recognized as the Top Solution to Reduce the Cost of Care in KLAS 2022 Emerging Solutions Top 20 Report
AvaSure (@avasure), a provider of acute care, virtual care and monitoring solutions, was recognized in the 2022 KLAS Emerging Solutions Top 20 Report for the greatest impact on reducing the cost of care.

Arcadia Recognized by Inc 5000, Boston Business Journal, and Built in Boston
Arcadia (@ArcadiaHealthIT), a data analytics platform for healthcare, announced that the company has received recognition from three major organizations this year: Inc 5000, Boston Business Journal and Built in Boston.