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Health informatics is a term that describes the acquisition, storage, retrieval and use of healthcare information to foster better collaboration among a patient’s various healthcare providers. Health informatics plays a critical role in the push toward healthcare reform.
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New Efforts to Thwart Fraud

August 27, 2021 – 2:06 am |
New Efforts to Thwart Fraud

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Center for Program Integrity (CPI) has awarded an application programming interface (API) implementation contract that has in its objectives, boosting data sharing for fraud detection. EHR Intelligence brought this …

Increased Concerns Around Fraud

April 19, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Increased Concerns Around Fraud

COVID-19 has exposed many weaknesses in our healthcare system. It is also responsible for exacerbating fraud, waste and abuse. To improve access to care, the federal government waived restrictions around various reimbursements for Medicare patients …

Healthcare Fraud in a Pandemic

February 16, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Healthcare Fraud in a Pandemic

Healthcare fraud has long been a concern. The volume of cases and the dollar amounts stolen through fraudulent means are staggering. With the latest rounds of outgoing presidential pardons including many who were convicted of …

Healthcare Fraud in a Pandemic

February 3, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Healthcare Fraud in a Pandemic

Fraud has not taken a break in the pandemic. In fact, healthcare fraud has probably been even more prevalent during this time of anxiety and worry. This news came to us from the Boston Globe …

Healthcare Fraud Has Not Taken a Pause

December 15, 2020 – 2:04 am |
Healthcare Fraud Has Not Taken a Pause

Two Pittsburgh residents — and home health employees — have plead guilty in federal court to one count each of health care fraud and conspiracy to defraud the Pennsylvania Medicaid program. The conspiracy was carried out by …

Healthcare Fraud Activity

August 25, 2020 – 2:04 am |
Healthcare Fraud Activity

Healthcare fraud continues to run rampant despite the efforts by many government agencies. This recent report came from The Leader in Missouri in their article, “Festus physician sentenced for health care fraud.”
A Festus, Missouri physician …

Scammers Preying on Virus Fears

August 21, 2020 – 2:04 am |
Scammers Preying on Virus Fears

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic continues to increase, unfortunately so do the scams associated with it. This news came to us from Daily Jefferson County Union out of Wisconsin …

Fraud Charges During Pandemic

August 11, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Fraud Charges During Pandemic

A pharmacist and a used car salesman walked into a bar. No, this is definitely not a joke. They were actually arrested on charges that they designed frauds to capitalize on the search for masks …

Digital Changes

August 3, 2020 – 2:06 am |
Digital Changes

We’re currently witnessing an explosion of digital health applications and software that is producing rapidly growing volumes of consumer and patient information. As a result, healthcare organizations are sitting on large stores of data that …

Health Care Fraud Never Goes Away

July 23, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Health Care Fraud Never Goes Away

There is little in the headlines these days that contains anything other than the coronavirus, except for fraud. This topic was brought to us by The National Law Review in their article, “Former Nurse Practitioner …

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