FinanceStreamline the Patient Payment Experience With One Bill, One Phone Number
Chris Johnson, vice president of revenue cycle management for Atrium Health, shares two lessons about how the organization made billing...
StrategyNo Safety Switch: How Lax Oversight Of Electronic Health Records Puts Patients At Risk
Plans for putting patient safety first ? and for building a comprehensive injury reporting and reviewing system ? have stalled...
StrategyStartup Seeks To Hold Doctors, Hospitals Accountable On Patient Record Requests
Ciitizen uses a five-star system to rate how health care providers comply with federal rules governing record requests.
FinanceCerner Revenue Hits $1.4B in Q3
The Kansas City-based health information technology company saw revenue rise 7% year-over-year.
FinanceWhat Patients Want During Scheduling? To Not Talk to Anyone
Patients prefer online scheduling to talking on the phone, a new report shows.
StrategyPiedmont Healthcare's CEO Applauds Pickiness, Knocks Clipboards
The health system's top executive wants to relieve patients of unnecessary paperwork. But don't mistake him for a simple technophile.
StrategyFlorida Hospital Settles Dispute Over Unborn Baby's Records
The agreement marks the first of its kind since the HHS Office for Civil Rights launched its Rights of Access...
InnovationDeclining Patients Get Attention Faster; Nurses Work Smarter: How Froedtert Did It
A predictive analytics tool based on nursing assessments, combined with remote monitoring, leads to earlier intervention of patients in clinical...
Electronic Attachment Rule Still Going Begging at CMS
Proposed rule now slated for a December release, according to Unified Agenda.
Clinical CareBiomedical Research Initiative Collecting Data From More Than 1 Million People
The large sample size of The All of Us Research Program is expected to spawn big opportunities.
Clinical CareTapping the Benefits of Targeted Automatic Electronic Consultations
Information drawn from a patient's electronic health record triggers virtual consultation with a specialist.
FinanceAllscripts Reaches $145M Settlement Over Subsidiary's HIPAA, Kickback Investigations
Practice Fusion, which is now known as Veradigm, had been under investigation for nearly a year when Allscripts acquired it...