Electronic medical billing systems
- March 04, 2016
The HIT Squad took to the HIMSS 2016 exhibition floor, mic in hand. Among the booths they visited were Epic and IBM Watson Health.
- November 30, 2015
Many were fearful of the switch from ICD-9 to ICD-10, however, it seems there have been few problems. Two industry sources explain what they're hearing on the issue.
- August 21, 2015
With the heat on physician practices to prepare for the impending ICD-10 implementation date, two analysts discuss how best to avoid negative outcomes.
- August 13, 2015
As the Oct. 1 ICD-10 implementation date looms on the horizon, three experts question whether ICD-10 will provide value to physicians or patients.
- June 12, 2015
The costs of the top 100 most frequently billed discharges were part of recently released Medicare payment data documenting the year 2013.
- March 28, 2014
Some health IT leaders welcome an ICD-10 delay; others are frustrated with the costs associated with 'flipping the switch' in 2015.
- January 27, 2014
North America dominates the global health IT outsourcing market as CIOs piece off revenue cycle management and security to third-party firms.
- October 09, 2013
Tasked with ensuring compliance with federal regulations and guiding big data projects, healthcare provider IT leaders will have their hands full in 2014.
- September 12, 2013
The controversial practice of using EHR copy and paste functions to move text between patient records is drawing compliance-officer scrutiny.
- August 20, 2013
CMS is seeking public feedback on whether to release individual physician's Medicare reimbursement data.
- July 16, 2013
Interviewees offer advice on stacking the deck to make sure payers and EHR vendors don't let providers down in 2014 ICD-10 transition.
- July 15, 2013
Taking the pulse of healthcare providers, some worry about payers, EHR vendors holding up their part of the IT bargain in 2014 ICD-10 transition.
- April 30, 2013
Athenahealth business development exec wouldn't work for a publicly traded company until experiencing healthcare data interoperability woes firsthand.
- November 01, 2012
We talk to the Pulitzer-Prize-nominated journalist whose stories laid the groundwork for Congressional calls to suspend EHR incentives.
- October 15, 2012
We have EHRs in place, now what? Health data governance policies to get apples-to-apples EHR reports.