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Three Ways to Improve Engagement with your Patient Portal

Are patients at your medical practice engaging with your patient portal? Well, if you’re like most practices some are, but most are not yet using your portal in a way that delivers real patient engagement. While there are some practices...Show More Summary

ICD-10 Preparation Wins the Day

Rigorous preparation for ICD-10 is a major reason why eight months in, the transition to new code set has been smooth for so many hospitals, physician practices, health plans, billing clearinghouses and coding professionals. The June...Show More Summary

AHIMA Statement on HIPAA and Minimum Necessary Requirements

Melissa M. Martin, RHIA, CCS, CHTS-IM, President/Chair of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Board of Directors, will deliver testimony today on HIPAA and the Minimum Necessary Requirements. She will testify before the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security Subcommittee. Show More Summary

CMS Announces $22 Million in Affordable Care Act Funding for State Insurance Departments

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announced the availability of $22 million in funding to state insurance regulators to use for issuer compliance with Affordable Care Act key consumer protections. This award opportunity...Show More Summary

ePatientFinder Raises $8.2 Million in Series B Equity Financing

ePatientFinder, a healthcare technology company that connects physicians with potentially life-changing clinical trials for their patients, announced today that it has secured $8.2 million in Series B financing from a strategic healthcare technology investor syndicate. Show More Summary

Decision Resources Group Study Finds Forty Three Percent of U.S. Physicians Struggle to Keep Up With Changing Healthcare System

A recent study by Decision Resources Group finds that U.S. physicians are struggling to keep up with a fast-changing healthcare system. New goals reflect the shift toward qualitative remuneration are a particular sore spot – 43% of physicians...Show More Summary

Pontiac General Hospital Selects Stockell Healthcare’s InsightCS Patient Access and Patient Accounting System

Stockell Healthcare Systems is pleased to announce that, offered as part of an integrated EHR/Revenue Cycle solution from Medsphere Systems Corporation, Pontiac General Hospital has selected the InsightCS complete, end-to-end patient access and patient accounting/billing system. Show More Summary

Amazing Charts Introduces Revenue Cycle Management Powered by PGM Billing

EHR and Practice Management provider, Amazing Charts has announced a new Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) service that is powered by PGM Billing, a leading national provider of medical billing services. The new service, called Amazing Charts RCM, is a turnkey solution to help practices save time and resources managing billing and collections. Show More Summary

Take Steps to Avoid the HHS Wall of Shame

The increasingly helpful blog at My Docs Online has this article, outlining steps providers can take to avoid the HHS wall of Shame. It’s worth a look. Known to some as the “Wall of Shame” or the HHS Breach Portal, the Health and Human...Show More Summary

Practice Fusion Founder and Former CEO Unveils iBeat

What if your personal tech had the power to help you lead a longer richer life instead of just connecting you to pictures and stories from friends? iBeat, a wearable technology startup launched by Practice Fusion founder Ryan HowardShow More Summary

CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution

CareCloud has announced the availability of CareCloud Patient Payments, its new integrated credit processing solution available to users of CareCloud Central, the company’s medical practice management system. The new solution enables...Show More Summary

drchrono Brings Enhanced Revenue Cycle Management to EHR Platform

drchrono has announced some interesting new features and services to its Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) offering. Their updated Revenue Cycle Management software module offers physicians and medical practices the opportunity to outsource...Show More Summary

Report Finds Major Disconnect Between Desired And Actual Use Of Telehealth Across The United States

Avizia and Modern Healthcare Custom Media, the research division of Modern Healthcare, today announced the findings from their national telehealth survey. The report, “Closing the Telehealth Gap,” surveyed more than 280 healthcare leaders from U.S. Show More Summary

HIMSS Analytics Honors UC Health With The HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7 Award, And Associated practices with Stage 7 Ambulatory Awards

HIMSS Analytics has awarded UC Health and it’s University of Cincinnati Medical Center location with  a EMRAM Stage 7 Award, and 167 of their network practices with Stage 7 Ambulatory Awards.   “UC Health is honored to be recognizedShow More Summary

Agadia Strengthens Integrations for Electronic Prior Authorization Solution

Agadia has announced a new collaboration with e-prescribing experts at CenterX to further drive operational and clinical efficiency through innovative technologies for electronic prior authorization. “Our integrations with EMR/EHR and...Show More Summary

The Medical Transcription Industry is Still Around. Does This Surprise You?

An interesting post from our friends at the My Docs Online blog about why so many physicians are still using medical transcriptionists. It’s an industry that continues to provide value, despite advances in Electronic Medical Record technology and voice recognition. Show More Summary

2016 Black Book Survey Ranks drchrono #1 Mobile Electronic Health Record App by Physicians

drchrono, Inc., announced today that the company has been named the top mobile EHR app by medical professionals in the 2016 Black Book independent survey. This marks the fourth consecutive year that drchrono has earned this designation. Show More Summary

Practice Fusion Is Cloud-Based EHR Market Share Leader According to Most Accurate Market Share Report to Date

Practice Fusion, the #1 cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) platform, was named the fourth largest EHR vendor by market share — with a share of 6.5 percent of the overall EHR market in the U.S. — in the latest SK&A report on Physician Office Usage of EHR Software. Show More Summary

CMS finalizes 2017 payment and policy updates for Medicare Health and Drug Plans

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today released the final Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug Program changes for 2017 that seek to provide stable payments to plans, and make improvements to the program for plans that provide high-quality care to the most vulnerable enrollees. Show More Summary

drchrono Announces New Medical API Partners

drchrono has accounced that it has launched four new medical API partners adding new capabilities to its platform. drchrono’s newest API partners include Health Gorilla, Inuvio,Medisafe and Wink Health.  drchrono currently has over seven hundred developers in its program creating essential apps and solutions for the healthcare industry. Show More Summary

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