By George Sigounas MS, PhD – New National Health Service Corps (NHSC) loan repayment program provides substance use disorder treatment in underserved areas of the country. The post New HRSA Program Will Help Clinicians and Patients in the Fight Against Opioid Addiction appeared first on RCM Answers.
Health Systems Advise Financially Struggling Peers to Measure EHR Vendor Value Propositions Against Heavy Brand Influences
Over seven frenzied years of inpatient EHR system implementations, Black Book crowd-surveyed tens of thousands of tech-weary hospital executives and user-level IT staff that withstood at least one broad EHR system switch to reconsider if providers got what they bargained for. The post Health Systems Advise Financially Struggling Peers to Measure EHR Vendor Value Propositions […]
By Randy Main – CRMs are essential to modern healthcare payer operations, but poor planning and implementation strategies could make customer experience challenges worse. The post Is Your CRM Working Against You? appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Sharon Arnold PhD – Signs of support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month emerge each October—pink ribbons on bumper stickers, pink sweatbands on football players, and seas of pink T-shirts on runners enrolled in charity races to “find the cure.” The post AHRQ’s Ongoing Support for the Fight Against Breast Cancer appeared first on HealthcareNOWradio.com.
By Steve Curren – Health records possess a wealth of critical information, and the ability of healthcare professionals to quickly access them can be vital to ensuring positive patient outcomes. However, these records also contain information that is valuable to cyber criminals. The post Better Protecting the Healthcare System Against Cyber Attacks appeared first on […]
By Art Gross – The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act CFAA is not a very widely known piece of federal legislation but could help companies that have been victims of employee or ex-employee theft of digital information. According to an article over at Fox Rothschild LLP the CFAA can be used to help companies that […]
US Congressional offices informed the ICD-10 Coalition that physicians have been calling in concerned that the increased specificity in the ICD-10-CM codes will lead to an increase in recovery audit contractor (RAC) audits. The post The Upside to ICD-10: Defense Against Audits appeared first on RCM Answers.
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