Work helps make people healthier, CMS chief Seema Verma said in approving Utah’s waiver request to tie government health benefits to employment or volunteer work. But Judge James Boasberg has said that isn’t the goal of Medicaid.
THE HIPPOCRATIC OATH MUST EXTEND TO THE BUSINESS OFFICE: CONFRONTING AND RESOLVING THE ETHICAL DILEMMA OF OFF-SHORING MEDICAL RECORDS.
by Elizabeth Burke, Patient Privacy Advocate In the winter of 2019, 45,000 patients of Rush System Health in Chicago and 6,300 patients of Emerson Hospital in Concord, Massachusetts were informed of an incident in which their private medical data was exposed in identical security breaches. The two hospital systems and Miramed, the company who handles […]
The decision applies only to Kentucky and Arkansas, and many experts expect the administration and other conservative states to continue to move forward on rules that would limit coverage for people who don’t work.
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), head of the influential HELP committee, wants to make it easier to share and store detailed medical histories.
Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News Photos by Heidi de Marco For decades, hospitals have strained to accommodate patients in psychiatric crisis in emergency rooms. The horror stories of failure abound: Patients heavily sedated or shackled to gurneys for days while awaiting placement in a specialized psychiatric hospital, their symptoms exacerbated by the noise and chaos […]
Charge capture is a crucial part of the revenue cycle process. Accurate charge capture processes will improve cash flow and increase revenue which will improve the bottom line and satisfy regulatory compliance. Healthcare organizations that fail to accurately document information on the care provided at their facilities can potentially lose millions in revenue. Healthcare organizations […]
During his recent visit to Australia, Chris Sullivan, Zebra Technologies Global Lead for Healthcare talks to Andrew Sill on what Healthcare Technology really means for the Healthcare Industry today. About Chris Sullivan Chris Sullivan is the Global Healthcare Practice Lead
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We – all of us, whether we know it consciously or not – deal with IoT daily. IoT, in a nutshell, deals with connected devices that provide the ability to communicate with systems that traditionally would have been off-limits. For
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We posed this question to Dr. John Huppertz, Chair of the MBA in Healthcare Management program at Clarkson University. As an expert in healthcare market research, he possesses a deep understanding of the business of healthcare, and shares his wisdom in this interview. Enjoy. Also, check out our chat with Dr. David Pate regarding this […]
by Diane Shannon, M.D. When I speak to groups or write about physician burnout, I often hear back from clinicians who are thankful someone is validating their experiences. As one young physician wrote me: Her email reflects the sentiment of too many physicians today who feel their organizational leaders simply do not care about the […]
Watch our interview with Dr. David Pate (president and chief executive officer of St. Luke’s Health System) and read his post below to gain insight into the new venture in healthcare (still without a name) that is being formed by Bezos, Dimon, and Buffett. This interview is being brought to you by Paychex, where our HExN […]
by Davis Graham A primary care provider or an agent of a primary care provider is not required to obtain a certificate of authority or license under the Florida Insurance Code to market, sell, or offer to sell a direct primary care agreement…This agreement does not qualify as minimum essential coverage to satisfy the individual […]
Watch this short video to gain insight from Dr. David Pate, M.D., J.D., president and CEO of St. Luke’s Health System. Technology alone cannot make significant improvements to overall health. The key is encouraging healthy behaviors. Six of the top seven health conditions (in terms of impact on health) are preventable through behavior modification. […]
CIOs can use trend insights from the 2018 Gartner CEO and Senior Business Executive Survey to deepen the enterprise’s discipline and commitment to digital business. Report Overview The 2018 Gartner CEO and Senior Business Executive Survey is part of Gartner’s research into CEO and C-level business executive concerns, priorities and attitudes toward technology-related issues. For […]
Have You Done Your Due Diligence? If you missed the live online education session, you can watch the replay here: Two key questions are answered: 1. Who is a fiduciary and what are their responsibilities? 2. What factors may expose you or your company to preventable liability risks? At this point almost everyone […]
Exclusive Interview with Denise Hatzidakis at IoT Slam Live 2018 Having just completed two awesome panel sessions, we caught up with Denise Hatzidakis (Chief Technology Officer at ChenMed), who shared her view and vision for IoT in healthcare. Watch the exclusive interview here, then check out her awesome panel discussions on IoT Practitioner.
While landing interviews is a major challenge, given their rarity, are you ready and able to close once you finally do? Interviewing is your greatest opportunity to prove to an employer that you are the candidate they are looking for. In order to be at your best, confidence and preparation are key. To help you […]