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  1. AMGA Mourns Loss Of President And CEO Donald W. Fisher
    3/27/2017

    It is with deep sadness that AMGA recently announces the passing of Donald W. Fisher, Ph.D., CAE, AMGA president and chief executive officer. Dr. Fisher was 71 when he passed away from cancer March 26, 2017.

  2. Stoltenberg Survey Reveals Healthcare Organizations Still Underprepared For MACRA
    3/22/2017

    In the fifth annual Health IT Industry Outlook Survey conducted by Stoltenberg Consulting Inc., a leading healthcare information technology consulting firm, more than half of healthcare providers (64 percent) reported being “unprepared” or “very unprepared” for managing and executing Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) initiatives.

  3. WEDI Applauds X12 For New Public Review Option Of HIPAA Standards
    3/15/2017

    The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange and a trusted advisor to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), strongly supports the decision by X12 to offer downloadable PDFs to facilitate public review of the 7030 version of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) electronic transactions.

  4. ATA Introduces An Interactive Exhibit And Women’s Executive Panel At April Telehealth 2.0 Conference
    3/14/2017

    As the telemedicine industry continues its upward growth, American Telemedicine Association is adding new features to its flagship conference, ATA 2017 Telehealth 2.0. The leading industry event takes place April 23-25 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

  5. Digital Signage Expo 2017 To Showcase World’s Newest Digital Signage
    3/8/2017

    Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest international trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communications networks, will present the newest, most cutting-edge technology in the industry on March 29-30, 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

  6. How ACOs Can Lower The Cost Of Treating Their Sickest Patients
    3/8/2017

    Greg Miller of PopHealthCare, a health solutions company at the marcus evans ACO & Payer Leadership Summit Spring 2017, discusses how ACOs, health plans and other risk bearing entities can better assess their membership and manage the cost of treating their sickest patients.

  7. WEDI 2017 Conference To Focus On Driving Solutions In A Changing Healthcare Landscape
    3/8/2017

    The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange and a trusted advisor to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), recently announced the speaker lineup for WEDI 2017 - Driving Solutions in a Changing Healthcare Environment.

  8. AHIMA Toolkit Prepares Healthcare Professionals For On-Site HIPAA Audits
    3/2/2017

    The American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) has published its newest toolkit to assist organizations in preparing for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Phase 2 audits.

  9. M-Files Acquires StreamDesign To Expand ECM Market In France
    2/28/2017

    M-Files Corporation, a provider of solutions that dramatically improve how enterprises manage documents and other information, today announced the acquisition of StreamDesign, a consulting and information management services company based in France.

  10. New Version Of a2ia TextReader Supports Chinese And Cyrillic Characters, And Boasts Improved Read Rates For Western Languages
    2/27/2017

    A2iA (@A2iA), a world leading developer of artificial intelligence and machine-learning based text recognition, information extraction and intelligent document classification toolkits, recently announced the availability of a2ia TextReader V5.0.