ATLANTA& LAS VEGAS Brightree, the leading provider of cloud-based clinical, billing and business management software solutions for the post-acute care industry, today unveiled at Medtrade Spring in Las Vegas, Nev., its new brand, reflecting the organization s broadening investment in technology and services across the post-acute care sector
A burglary that occurred on Feb. 5, 2014, at Sutherland Healthcare Solutions office in Torrance resulted in the theft of eight computers, two of which contained personal information about a small percentage of City of Hope patients and their financial guarantors. Sutherland is an outside vendor that contracts with health care providers, includin
Clear Vision Information Systems announced that it has received National Committee for Quality Assurance certification for its Hedis measurement software, RevMaxPro. The company reported that medical groups and Medicare Advantage plans are increasingly relying on RevMaxPro to isolate patients with chronic conditions that are missing assessments,...
NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc. and a leading provider of healthcare information systems and connectivity solutions, announced today that Sarah Corley, M.D., FACP, chief medical officer for NextGen Healthcare, has been elected to serve on the Electronic Health Record Association Execut
Richard Stephenson, Founder and CEO of RISARC, a leading national high-technology and revenue recovery consulting firm to the health care industry, has endorsed the view of Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that federally-mandated electronic health records are transforming the health care industry. HIMSS is the Healthcare Information and...
MGH LCS is a premier informatics research and development organization in health care, established by Massachusetts General Hospital to discover, develop and evaluate innovations in medical informatics and health information technology. In 2012, MGH LCS was asked to extend their leading-edge Population Health Management System activities at MGH to.
Clear Vision Information Systems said that it has received National Committee for Quality Assurance certification for its HEDIS measurement software, RevMaxPro. Clear Vision said that medical groups and Medicare Advantage plans are increasingly relying on the Company to isolate patients with chronic conditions that are missing assessments, create..
drchrono Inc., the creator of a free Electronic Health Record platform on the iPad, iPhone and cloud, today announced its EHR platform will be certified for Meaningful Use Stage 2 and will be ready to take advantage of the new standards that go into effect on October 1, 2014. "Our goal is to offer customers a seamless transition to Stage 2 and con
Scientific Technologies Corporation, entering its 26th year of providing public health information technology products and services, published its 2013 Public Health Annual Report that summarizes a year of innovation to stay ahead of the ever-changing demands of the Health Information Technology marketplace to enable better and more efficient...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Hematology Week Sysmex America, Inc., a global leader in medical diagnostic testing equipment and healthcare information systems technology, announced the introduction of an enhanced version of Sysmex WAM? Decision Support Software for the Clinical Laboratory. "WAM v5.0 includes an extended delta and pre
Today eHealth, Inc., which operates eHealthInsurance.com, the nation s first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released its top health and health insurance-related tax tips for the 2013 tax year. In September 2013, eHealth announced that it had entered into a relationship with Intuit Inc. to expand enrollment in individual and f
Today eHealth, Inc., which operates eHealthInsurance.com, the nation's first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released its top health and health insurance-related tax tips for the 2013 tax year. Many consumers overlook credits and deductions built into the tax code that are designed to make medical care and health insurance mor
New Jersey Institute of Technology issued the following news release:. Medical practices in New Jersey are now making substantial progress, however, in avoiding deadly mistakes such as dangerous medication interactions and gaps in disease screenings, by replacing their paper charts with electronic health record systems. "Our mission is to transfor
Mark Takano, and 22 of their colleagues wrote a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner and National Coordinator for Health IT Karen DeSalvo expressing their support for leveraging health information technology advances to reduce health disparities. The members provided recommendations to the...
WASHINGTON, March 6- Senators Lamar Alexander, John Thune, Richard Burr, Tom Coburn, Mike Enzi and Pat Roberts today called on the administration to provide details on its plan to grant health care providers exemptions from new electronic health records regulations instead of granting additional time as groups nationwide have requested.
MDI Achieve, provider of the MatrixCare Electronic Health Record for long-term care, has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Right Click Software, provider of an integrated marketing, financial, and operational platform for the Assisted Living market. This newly expanded and enhanced feature set will be marketed as' Matrix
The Government Accountability Office released the following report highlight:. Based on the number of providers awarded incentive payments, participation in the Department of Health and Human Services' Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record programs increased substantially from their first year in 2011 to 2012. For hospitals, participation.