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4/20/15 - Excent and Professional Software for Nurses Inc. Partner to Deliver Integrated Solution for Medicaid Expense Recovery
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest In many K-12 school districts, electronic health records software and Medicaid billing services are provided by different companies. To alleviate these issues and save schools time and money, Excent Corp. and Professional Software for Nurses Inc. have partnered to provide an in
4/20/15 - Telemedicine Industry Survey Identifies Most Formidable Challenges and Keys to Success
REACH Health, the leading provider of enterprise telemedicine software solutions, today released the results from the 2015 U.S. Telemedicine Industry Benchmark Survey. Our first annual telemedicine industry survey exposed a variety of interesting findings, some anticipated and many that are surprising, said Steve McGraw, President and CEO of
4/19/15 - HealthLoop Updates on Milestone for Doctor-Patient Engagements Automated in the Past Year [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
HealthLoop reported that it has enabled over 125,000 digital patient check-ins in the past 12 months; effectively organizing information and communication for $50 million in healthcare services rendered by physicians and hospitals. Patient engagement is a major topic of interest at this year's Health Information and Management System Society's...
4/19/15 - New York eHealth Collaborative and Partnership Fund for NYC Seek Applications for New York Digital Health Accelerator 2015 Class [Professional Services Close - Up]
The New York eHealth Collaborative and the Partnership Fund for New York City launched its third annual call for applications for the New York Digital Health Accelerator, a five-month program for early- and growth-stage companies that is making New York a hub for the emerging digital health technology industry. We are particularly excited to allow
4/19/15 - Roadblocks to sharing medical files [Qatar Tribune]
THE ability to transfer electronic medical records from one doctor or hospital to another is essential to the smooth functioning of the health care system and to providing the best possible care to patients. Yet all too often these transfers are being blocked by developers of health information technology or greedy medical centers that refuse to se
4/19/15 - Tax day just yields more cash for the government to waste [The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)]
April 19 The White House marked Tax Day on Wednesday by reminding taxpayers to go online and use a "taxpayer receipt calculator" to see where their federal tax dollars are going. "From funding for our schools to funding for our veterans, it's important to know how your taxes are being used to keep America up and running," the White House said. L
4/17/15 - "System and Method for Determining a Sufficiency of Data Entry in an Electronic Health Record" in Patent Application Approval Process
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A patent application by the inventors Charlot, Regis; Ennis, John; Naeymi-Rad, Frank; Haines, David; Maldonado, Jose; Masarie, Fred, filed on July 28, 2014, was made available online on April 2, 2015, according to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C., by NewsRx corresponden
4/17/15 - Altegra Health Announces Partnership with HealthFusion MediTouch EHR
Altegra Health, Inc., and HealthFusion, Inc. announced today a partnership to help providers optimize workflow and improve documentation for patients in Medicare Advantage programs through MediTouch, HealthFusion s award winning Electronic Health Record solution. Altegra Health is a national provider of technology and intervention platforms that
4/17/15 - Connecture Announces Two Executive Vice President Appointments [Kuwait News Agency]
-Connecture, Inc., a provider of web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces, today announced two executive appointments: William "Bill" Spehr, a veteran executive with extensive health insurance and employee benefits expertise, will serve as executive vice president of sales and marketing. Sockel will continue to rep
4/17/15 - Data on Electronic Medical Records Discussed by Researchers at Children's Hospital (Neonatal Respiratory Therapist-Led Rounds Can Improve Staff...
Data on Electronic Medical Records Discussed by Researchers at Children's Hospital. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Investigators publish new report on Information Technology. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from Children's Hospital, "We hypothesized improved staff satisfaction, execution o
4/17/15 - Findings on Managed Care Discussed by Investigators at University of Toledo (Adoption of Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances Among...
Findings on Managed Care Discussed by Investigators at University of Toledo. According to news reporting originating in Toledo, Ohio, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "Electronic prescribing for Schedule II through V controlled substances was legalized in the United States by the Drug Enforcement Administration in June 2010.
4/17/15 - NextGen Healthcare Signs Agreement with Milliman for Analytics and Risk Scoring Services [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
NextGen Healthcare Information Systems reported it has entered into an agreement with Milliman. According to a release from the company, under the agreement, Milliman will provide patient risk scoring, stratification and analysis of Medicare patients and facilitate the exchange of patient data among those providers utilizing NextGen Care, the Compa
4/17/15 - Recent Findings from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Provides New Insights into Electronic Medical Records (HITECH Spurs EHR Vendor...
Recent Findings from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Provides New Insights into Electronic Medical Records. According to news reporting originating in Washington, District of Columbia, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act was enacted to increase electronic
4/16/15 - Arcadia Healthcare Solutions Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
Arcadia Healthcare Solutions is an electronic health record data aggregation and analytics technology company with a focus on serving ambulatory networks affiliated with large payer and provider organizations, including health plans, accountable care organizations, integrated delivery networks, and large physician groups, among others.
4/16/15 - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Seeks Comments on Electronic Health Record Incentive Program
WASHINGTON, April 16 The Department of Health& Human Services published the following proposed rule in the Federal Register from the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services:. Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program-Modifications to Meaningful Use in 2015 Through 2017. This proposed rule would change the Medicare
4/16/15 - Mobile and Wearable Devices Emerging to Be the Next Big Thing in the U.S. Healthcare IT Industry [New Vision (Uganda)]
-BCC Research reveals in its new report on the U.S. market for clinical healthcare information technologies, the boundary between clinical and consumer health IT technologies is becoming increasingly blurred. The total market for clinical healthcare IT was valued at more than $14.1 billion in 2013 and almost $15.6 billion in 2014. This is projected
4/16/15 - NYU Langone Medical Center Deploys Paperless Registration [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
NYU Langone Medical Center reported it is using a tablet-based registration process for patients at its Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health, to be implemented across the Medical Center's inpatient and outpatient locations by the end of 2015.. The new software solution was created through a collaboration initiated by Nader Mherabi, senior vice p
4/16/15 - Patent Application Titled "X-Ray Imaging Device Including Anti-Scatter Grid" Published Online
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Politics& Government Week According to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C., by VerticalNews journalists, a patent application by the inventors Virshup, Gary; Riem, Heinrich, filed on September 2, 2014, was made available online on April 2, 2015. The assignee for this patent application is Varia
4/16/15 - Radiant Insights: Healthcare Information Technology Software and Services Market Report Published By Radiant Insights
"PharmaSphere: Healthcare Information Technology Software and Services Report- Vertical Market Analysis of Leading IT Business Process Outsourcing and Electronic Medical Record Vendors" report discusses the various platforms, service models, and go-to-market strategies of the major players in the IT BPO, and EMR markets. The research provides an...
4/15/15 - Amazing Charts Introduces Patient Appointment Reminders
Amazing Charts, a leading developer of Electronic Health Record and Practice Management systems for physician practices, today announced Amazing Reminders an automated appointment reminder service that improves patient engagement efforts and can reduce patient no-shows by up to 30 percent. Steven Hill, Wilapa Family Medicine of South Bend, Washingt
4/15/15 - Connecture Announces Two Executive Vice President Appointments
Connecture, Inc., a provider of web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces, today announced two executive appointments: William "Bill" Spehr, a veteran executive with extensive health insurance and employee benefits expertise, will serve as executive vice president of sales and marketing. Sockel will continue to re
4/15/15 - Grand View Research, Inc: Electronic Health Records (EHR) Market Trends, Growth, Demand Forecast To 2020
Growing demand for digitalization and automation in healthcare is one of the major divers for the growth of electronic health records market. Electronic health records play a vital role for strengthening the relationship between clinicians and patients. North America held the largest market revenue share in 2013 over 45%.
4/15/15 - HealthLoop Reports Milestone for Doctor-Patient Engagements Automated in the Past Year [Professional Services Close - Up]
HealthLoop reported that it has enabled over 125,000 digital patient check-ins in the past 12 months; effectively organizing information and communication for $50 million in healthcare services rendered by physicians and hospitals. Patient engagement is a major topic of interest at this year's Health Information and Management System Society's...
4/15/15 - Jordan : ADP AdvancedMD Marketplace Launches to Drive Innovation for Private Practices [TendersInfo (India)]
ADP AdvancedMD, a leader in all-in-one, cloud electronic health record, practice management, medical scheduling, medical billing services as well as a pioneer of big data reporting and business intelligence for smaller medical practices, today announced the launch of AdvancedMD Marketplace, which offers private practices a broad array of innovative
4/15/15 - ManTech Names John Dorman Chief Information Officer for ManTech Health
Release date- 14042015- FAIRFAX, Va.- ManTech International Corporation has named John Dorman vice president and chief information officer for ManTech Health, the company's federal health IT business unit. 'ManTech Health provides innovative solutions to some of the most complex issues facing the federal health IT community,' said Daniel J. Keefe,
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