Clinical CareQ&A: Shredding Documents After Scanning
Mary D. Brandt, MBA, RHIA, CHE, CHPS, a healthcare consultant specializing in healthcare regulatory compliance and operations improvement, answers when...
StrategyStudy Finds Ongoing Confusion Among Medicare Beneficiaries
GoHealth CMO, Paul Hain, MD, shares misconceptions Medicare beneficiaries have about Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage.
TechnologyIllinois Healthcare Provider Experiences Security Incident Affecting 65K Individuals
Mobile Anesthesiologists worked with outside cybersecurity professionals to look into the incident.
Strategy'Substantial Increase' Found in Medicare Advance Care Planning
A Health Affairs study also found prevalence of annual wellness claims to be below 7.5% for all fee-for-service Medicare patient...
Clinical CareI Received Tips to Look Into How a Hospital Treated Premature Babies. Getting Data Was Nearly Impossible.
New Mexico limits the information it collects on neonatal centers. That makes it incredibly challenging to get reliable data, sort...
Clinical CareProviders, Payers, Not Totally Confident in Their Demographic Data
Only 37% of payers and 58% of healthcare providers are very confident that their member/patient demographic information is correct.
Clinical CareSurvey: 54% of Physicians Plan on Employment Change
Thirty six percent of those planning for an employment change noted considering early retirement or all together leaving the practice...
TechnologyTech Helps Reach High Utilizers to Lower ER Costs
Alaska's Mat-Su Health Foundation project provides a model that its proponents say can be replicated anywhere.
InnovationCrossing the Digital Divide for SDOH
If patients aren't equipped to navigate the complexities of the healthcare system, they may struggle to get the help they...
TechnologySaint Alphonsus Health System Suffers Breach Impacting More Than 134K Individuals
Saint Alphonsus emailed potentially impacted individuals to notify them of the information that may have been accessed during the breach.
Clinical CareSolving Fragmented Behavioral Healthcare With Data
Transparency is needed to connect more patients with critical services.
StrategyReport: COVID-19 Pandemic Caused More Death in Rural Communities
A recent McKinsey & Company report found the 46 million people who reside in rural counties have faced major racial...