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Article Archive for May 2016

Without A Net

May 31, 2016 – 2:04 am |
Without A Net

On October 1, 2016 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) grace period for denials of claims under ICD-10 will end. Are you ready? Modern Medicine brought this interesting information to us in their article, “How …

A New Generation of Coders

May 31, 2016 – 2:02 am |
A New Generation of Coders

The University of Southern Indiana (USI) has announced a partnership with Pollux Implements Technology Management Systems to strengthen the medical claims processing sector. This information was found on TriState Home Page in their article, “USI and …

The History of EHRs

May 30, 2016 – 2:04 am |
The History of EHRs

Electronic health records (EHRs) aren’t an entirely new initiative. It started in 2009 when Congress passed the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act. Part of this law was a requirement that physicians and hospitals must start …

Hold the Balloons

May 27, 2016 – 2:06 am |
Hold the Balloons

Here we are, post-ICD-10 implementation. What have we learned? The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) believes we have learned a lot. Healthcare IT News brought this interesting information to us in their article, “WEDI: ICD-10 …

EHRs Used to Increase Research

May 26, 2016 – 2:06 am |
EHRs Used to Increase Research

The Yale School of Medicine has created Hugo, a secure cloud-based personal health platform that is designed to engage more patients in research. Healthcare IT News brought this information to our attention in their article, “Yale School of …

Codes, Codes and More Codes

May 25, 2016 – 2:06 am |
Codes, Codes and More Codes

Artificial Medical Intelligence (AMI) released EMscribe® Dynamic Search at the recent Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference. Their medical term and coding search tool leverages the constantly changing and often informal medical terminology used …

The Pain and Angst

May 25, 2016 – 2:02 am |
The Pain and Angst

Electronic health record (EHR) regulations have caused anxiety for many physicians and hospitals. However, there may be relief on the way. This interesting information came to us from the Daily Journal in their article, “Hospitals, docs watch for …

EHR Vendors Facing Financial Challenges

May 24, 2016 – 2:04 am |
EHR Vendors Facing Financial Challenges

Cerner’s recent announcement that it missed projected revenues by 2 percent for the first quarter of 2016 sent analysts into a flurry of worry. Healthcare IT News brought this interesting information to our attention in their …

What EHRs are Lacking

May 23, 2016 – 2:02 am |
What EHRs are Lacking

The future of electronic health records (EHR) systems and healthcare in this country depends on increasing participation and improving EHR functionality. This includes tracking patient behavior and mental health history and data. Healthline brought this interesting …

Changes Coming in October

May 20, 2016 – 2:06 am |
Changes Coming in October

There are 123 pending changes to coding for ophthalmology coming this October. With additions, deletions, and revisions, the ICD-10 coding set related to the eye in ICD-10-CM has become much more in-depth. This interesting information came …

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