Electronic medical billing systems
- March 12, 2019
A hospital chargemaster maintenance tool is helping two health systems identify and address billing and coding inaccuracies.
- June 06, 2018
Jonathan Bush quits as CEO of AthenaHealth in the midst of an unsolicited purchase bid from an activist investor and details surface about domestic abuse in Bush's 2006 divorce.
- 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.