Radiology practices using AI and NLP to boost MIPS payments
Feb 16 | Bill Siwicki
RadNet and vRad have deployed natural language processing tools to help them tackle over-utilization and ...
After $3.5 settlement over HIPAA violations, Triple-S reports mailing breach
Feb 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
In early December, Triple-S Advantage discovered that notices sent in November to ...
Georgia hospital system sues Blue Cross Blue Shield for Anthem imaging policy
Feb 15 | Susan Morse
Piedmont Hospital has brought a lawsuit saying the insurer has breached their contract ...
Tip to reduce asthma readmissions: Educate patients prior to discharge
Feb 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Researchers pinpointed success with comprehensive asthma education conducted by dedicated ...
AHA calls for delaying new voluntary bundled payment deadline
Feb 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Scoring adjustments, quality measures, lack of sociodemographic consideration are major concerns for ...
Interoperability a barrier to adoption of value-based payment models, says HFMA
Feb 15 | Jeff Lagasse
While 98 percent of those surveyed said interoperability was "highly" or ...
Cedars Sinai taps AI to pinpoint patients for clinical trials, increasing ROI
Feb 15 | Susan Morse
While nearly half of clinical trials lack the participation to succeed, the hospital is ...
Opioid epidemic has cost $1 trillion since 2001, says Altarum
Feb 15 | Jeff Lagasse
The healthcare sector bore the brunt of about $216 billion of those costs -- and things may get worse.
Bedrock for pop health success: physician buy-in
Feb 15 | Susan Morse
The best population health management program is built on data and supported by robust operations that can scale up ...
National healthcare spending growth will outpace growth of gross national product, data shows
Feb 14 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Insured population, however, is expected to shrink from 91.1 percent in ...