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Patient Engagement

Nonprofit, HIE tackle advance care planning together
Jan 17 | Jeff Lagasse
Making Choices Michigan offers free advance directive services that Great Lakes Health Connect enables clinicians to…
health IT funding
Jan 17 | Mike Miliard
Health IT funding set a record in 2017 with AI and predictive analytics as top tech funded, with patient engagement, telehealth and…
Jan 08 | Change Healthcare
While MVA and workers' compensation claims are only a small percentage of a healthcare organization's total claims,…
New Colorado law: Hospitals must post self-pay prices
Jan 05 | Susan Morse
The "Transparency in Health Care Prices Act," has good intentions but pricing transparency has mixed results thus…
Clinical analytics market
Dec 29, 2017 | Mike Miliard
While American providers need it for value-based care, hospitals abroad want the tools for their own quality initiatives, but the high…
HIMSS revenue cycle task force is taking on the patient experience
Dec 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
HIMSS Revenue Cycle Improvement Task Force seeks stories on the patient financial experience to present a gap analysis for…
Payers focus on digital tools for member engagement
Dec 26, 2017 | Jonah Comstock
Q4 saw some big moves from CMS with partnerships to enhance employee wellness programs.
Issues found with patient experience data
Dec 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The data is used to judge physician performance and hospital performance, often driving managerial decisions such as…
Dec 18, 2017 | Susan Morse
All but $500,000 of fine suspended if Coordinated Care Corp. ensures members have access to in-network…
Dec 12, 2017 | Jenny Gold
Hospitals take their ratings seriously, despite hospital industry experts' skepticism about their scientific…

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