Electronic medical billing systems
- September 30, 2011
When it comes to using ICD-10, clinical staff will be at the front line. Training staff in a comfortable way and mapping old codes to new will make ICD-10 changes easier to bear.
- September 29, 2011
Technology running back-end systems can enable ICD-10 preparation by giving the right space for new, extended documentation. Testing payer and vendor compatibility also matters.
- July 11, 2011
A survey of experienced hospital coders suggests that learning ICD-10 codes will be like learning a whole new language. Here's how CIOs can help keep them in the fold.
- February 15, 2011
ICD-10 implementation is catching U.S. providers (who have many other federal health IT mandates to meet) off-guard. Fortunately, HIMSS 2011 will give them a chance to catch up.
- November 02, 2010
Will your state be ready to dole out Medicaid meaningful use money right away? Probably not: Most states are still drafting plans and waiting for the National Level Repository.
- May 18, 2010
E-prescribing can reduce medical errors and improve quality of care, but doctors and clinicians must stop ignoring alerts from clinical decision support software, studies show.
- April 01, 2010
The medical home model combines health IT and better care management, but some caution against overemphasizing technology at the expense of the doctor-patient relationship.
- January 11, 2010
With PracticeOne acquisition, AdvancedMD supplements its medical practice management Software as a Service with PracticeOne’s electronic health record capabilities.
- November 24, 2009
The state of Arizona is seeing benefits from the use of web-based software that allows patients to apply for and enroll in government health programs online.
- July 13, 2009
Two years after researching and implementing an EHR system, Cape Fear Pediatrics has seen improvements in both operations and patient care.