We’ve rounded up some of the latest news and announcements pertaining to the coronavirus and the healthcare industry.Read More
Latest announcements made from companies and organizations on the hiring and appointments include Trio Health, Drawbridge Health, WithHealth, Health Fidelity Inc., Geneia, Protenus, Availity & CMS.
By Mark Martin – CMS recently issued a report on provider directories that identified three underlying challenges health plans face. In the first blog on this topic, I discussed the issue of contractual versus resource constraints.
By Mark Martin – In its second annual report on the state of provider directories, CMS found that 46 percent of all directory entries reviewed contained at least one error that makes it difficult for patients to find doctors in their networks.
Business news from drchrono, Spok Holdings, Inc., Clear Data, SA Ignite Inc., Medecision, AxisPoint Health, Athenahealth, Caresyntax Inc., Kno2, Availity, Briggs Healthcare, Lumeris
By Michelle Barry – Availity recently commissioned an independent research company to survey providers—physicians and non-medical staff, in practices and facilities—about their credentialing process. No one should be surprised that providers are not happy with how it’s conducted.
By Erin Weber – When it comes to adopting the latest technological advancements, the U.S. healthcare system is something of a paradox. Information technology is widespread in clinical care—most hospitals and physician practices now use electronic medical records…
Business news from DXC Technology, Zebra Medical Vision, NantHealth, Cerner, Availity, Linguamatics, Modus, CloudMine, GE Healthcare, Novia Strategies, Jefferson Health, Emids, Encore Health Resources
By Deborah Grider – Coding in a Value-Based World: Is your revenue at risk? If your hospital or practice isn’t fully adhering to the risk adjustment and Hierarchical Condition Category coding requirements for Medicare Advantage plans, the answer may be yes.