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  1. Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Aprima Medical Software For Its Revenue Cycle Management
    5/2/2017

    Aprima Medical Software, a leading provider of innovative electronic health records (EHR), practice management (PM) and revenue cycle management solutions (RCM) for medical practices, recently announced that Frost & Sullivan has recognized the company’s RCM capabilities with the 2017 United States Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Leadership.

  2. Southwest Urgent Care Conference Provides Administrators And Physicians With Specific Training Tools To Enhance Practices
    5/1/2017

    Urgent care owners, administrators and leaders, along with providers, MDs, DOs, PAs, and NPs are encouraged to attend the Southwest Urgent Care Conference May 24 – 25, 2017, at the Westin Galleria Tower in Houston.

  3. Prior Authorization One Of Several Key Topics Impacting The Healthcare Landscape To Be Discussed At WEDI 2017
    4/26/2017

    As the call for prior authorization reform continues to make headlines and drive high-level conversations among healthcare industry stakeholders, the discussion surrounding the topic will continue at WEDI 2017- Driving Solutions in a Changing Healthcare Environment – taking place May 15-18, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif.

  4. Alarming Increase In Targeted Attacks Aimed At Politically Motivated Sabotage And Subversion
    4/26/2017

    Cyber criminals revealed new levels of ambition in 2016 – a year marked by extraordinary attacks, including multi-million dollar virtual bank heists and overt attempts to disrupt the U.S. electoral process by state-sponsored groups, according to Symantec's Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR), Volume 22, released today.

  5. Provider-Owned Health Plans Seek CAQH CORE Certification
    4/25/2017

    The CAQH Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange (CORE) recently announced that provider-owned health plans are seeking CAQH CORE Certification to go above and beyond regulatory requirements and improve electronic information sharing.

  6. AMGA Calls On CMS To Reduce Provider Burden By Aligning Payment Across Medicare Programs
    4/24/2017

    AMGA encouraged the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to reduce provider burden by aligning regulations across Medicare Advantage, the Medicare Shared Savings Program, and Fee-For-Service Medicare.

  7. Yorktel Unveils Latest FeatherMed Portable Telehealth Kit At ATA 2017
    4/24/2017

    Recently from booth 1133 at Telehealth 2.0, the annual conference of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA), Yorktel unveiled enhancements to its mobile telehealth kit, FeatherMed, which empowers caregivers with customization, flexibility, interoperability and versatility to improve clinical workflows and provide a higher level of patient-centric care.

  8. FCC Public Notice Requests Comments On Broadband-Enabled Health Care Solutions And Advanced Technologies
    4/24/2017

    The Federal Communications Commission today released a Public Notice seeking comments, data, and information on a broad range of regulatory, policy, technical and infrastructure issues related to the emerging broadband-enabled health and care ecosystem.

  9. Taking The Temperature Of Information Governance In Healthcare
    4/19/2017

    If you work in healthcare, the American Health Information Management Associationwants you to take its third annual survey on the state of information governance (IG) in healthcare.

  10. Hospital Merger And Acquisition Activity Continues To Climb, According To Kaufman Hall Analysis
    4/19/2017

    The number of hospital and health system partnership transactions continued an upward trajectory in the first quarter of 2017, with an 8 percent increase from 25 to 27 transactions compared to the first quarter of 2016, according to the latest analysis by Kaufman, Hall & Associates, LLC, a leading provider of strategic, capital, financial, and transaction advisory services and software tools.