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broward health
Dec 15, 2015 | Henry Powderly
The public health system will also use Cerner's patient engagement tool, which takes patient data and…
busy hospital
Dec 11, 2015 | Susan Morse
As patients face high deductibles, price is a major topic that's put pressure on healthcare providers to…
busy hospital
Aug 28, 2015 | Mike Miliard
According to the agency, 29,286 test claims were received and 25,646 test claims were accepted, marking an 87 percent acceptance rate.
Illustration of an ICD-10 code (HIMSS)
Aug 20, 2015 | Susan Morse
A new checklist by the American Hospital Association is aimed at ensuring hospitals, and more urgently, physicians, are ready…
computer monitors showing ICD-9 and ICD-10
Aug 12, 2015 | Chris Nerney
As part of CMS's ICD-10 transition outreach, the agency will appoint an ombudsman to help handle physician and provider…
Jun 04, 2015 | Susan Morse
Ways & Means Committee members call upon CMS to make public a plan to avoid disruption of payment to providers and physicians…
image of DHHS building via Flickr
Jun 02, 2015 | Susan Morse
Issues include contractors' desire to protect their competitive advantage by not sharing certain innovations or other…
doctors talking over paperwork
Jun 02, 2015 | Henry Powderly
But not all think organizations are ready for the change.
May 29, 2015 | Susan Morse
Smaller practices that may not have the capital to invest in systems and staff to manage the coding change may…
U.S. Rep Diane Black
May 14, 2015 | Henry Powderly
A new bill by U.S. Rep. Diane Black wants an 18-month period where no claims can be denied due to coding errors.

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