Health IT

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    Fewer Physicians Are Practice Owners Than Ever & Medicare Rates Are to Blame, AMA Says

    Over the past decade, a significant percentage of the country’s physicians have shifted from working in private practices (defined as those owned wholly by physicians) to working in bigger, health system-owned practices. The ability to negotiate higher payment rates with insurers when working at a larger practice is a crucial factor causing this trend, according to a new AMA analysis.

    / Jul 18, 2023 at 8:03 PM
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    How Can Providers Avoid Data Breaches?

    To prevent the proliferation of data security incidents in the healthcare industry, providers must examine their use of legacy systems as well as their reliance on third parties, according to a new report. It pointed out that most providers fail to probe their third-party partners’ cybersecurity measures, and many continue to use legacy systems that are no longer supported by vendors or are hard to patch and update.

    / Jul 13, 2023 at 3:51 PM
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    Enhancing Efficiency in your Practices: Unleashing the Power of Greenway Health’s Optimization Services

    Resolve your healthcare information technology concerns by optimizing your technology, boosting workflows, improving staff productivity, and driving revenue.

    / Jul 10, 2023 at 7:30 AM
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    CareEvolution Webinar Highlights Healthcare Data Management Evolution

    Health tech experts explained the nuances of healthcare data management and ways in which patient data can be cleaned, converted, standardized and harmonized across systems

    / Jul 6, 2023 at 7:15 AM
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    组织需要更好的Acc提供者ess to Data for Knowledge Projects. How Self-Service Data Access Helps.

    For healthcare organizations experiencing difficulty launching and sustaining data-driven performance improvement projects, one potential solution to consider is more flexible organization design and increasing self-service data access.

    / Jun 28, 2023 at 1:58 PM
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    A New Approach to Value-Based Care: Diagnostically Connecting Data and Diagnoses

    The traditional transactional approach to the coding of diagnoses to support billing in a fee-for-service environment is not adequate to meet the care requirements of VBC programs.

    / Jun 27, 2023 at 8:07 PM
  • Health IT,MedCity Influencers

    4 Proven Strategies for a Successful EHR Implementation

    Putting in the due diligence prior to implementing an EHR software establishes a clear game plan for everyone involved. It will empower your team to work towards a common goal and ultimately serves to improve the lives of physicians and patients.

    / Jun 27, 2023 at 9:07 AM
  • Health IT,MedCity Influencers

    Better Data Quality Means a Better Future for Public Health

    Public health is heavily dependent on collecting and sharing accurate patient data. Standards for data collection and interoperability can move the needle toward better health data, but it is up to healthcare organizations to take ownership of their data quality by following best practices and adopting technologies that can detect and eliminate bad patient data before it is disseminated.

    / Jun 26, 2023 at 5:17 PM
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    MedCity Influencers

    Digital Health’s ROI Reckoning: How To Uncover New Value From Old Investments

    To increase your return on technology investment, start with an audit of existing technology. Where is it falling short? Do problems stem from lack of functionality or troubles with adoption? What do all users think?

    / Jun 16, 2023 at 4:05 PM
  • MedCity Influencers

    Don’t Be Fooled by the ‘Autonomous’ Revenue Cycle Hype

    But what AI solutions can’t do is magically eliminate the need for empowered registrars. Maximizing growth while improving efficiency requires both people and technologies.

    / Jun 15, 2023 at 9:30 AM
  • Health IT,MedCity Influencers

    Piecing Together the Cybersecurity Puzzle: A Call to Action for Healthcare Leaders

    Healthcare executives must recognize the 10,000-piece cybersecurity puzzle is more likely solved by engaging leaders throughout the organization to share in responsibility instead of dropping the box of pieces on the desk of the CIO to solve alone.

    / Jun 13, 2023 at 6:57 PM
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    Health IT,MedCity Influencers

    Interoperability: Past, Present, and Future

    A new decentralized network of the future exists and is in operation today. Large payers and providers are already beginning to use it for administrative transactions, although clinical transactions are also envisioned.

    / Jun 1, 2023 at 6:14 PM
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    Health Tech Startups Show Stakeholders How Digital Solutions Can Offer ROI

    A panel during the MedCity News INVEST conference discussed what digital health technologies need to do to demonstrate return on investment for payers, providers, and other stakeholders.

    / May 23, 2023 at 10:22 PM
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    Bringing eCommerce Best Practices to Healthcare to Attract and Retain Patients

    DexCare is sponsoring a webinar May 19 highlighting how it’s taking lessons learned from online retailers to boost traffic and applies them to their healthcare customers. To learn more, register today.

    / Apr 24, 2023 at 4:44 PM
  • Health IT,Hospitals,MedCity Influencers

    Data Management Challenges in Healthcare: CIOs Must Act Now

    With the growing complexity of identity management and the challenges posed by market consolidation and digital front door initiatives, it is essential to implement a solution that will effectively manage patient information and prevent duplicates and identity issues.

    / Apr 5, 2023 at 4:41 PM