No single telehealth vendor meeting all customer...
on December 11, 2018 at 3:34 am
Recent consolidations within the sector, however, could aid the effort to achieve all-purpose vendors, according to the report. […]
Provider interest in RCM tools growing, survey...
on December 11, 2018 at 2:23 am
More than half of providers plan to adopt web payments technology in the coming year, Billing Tree reports. […]
Middle-income Americans paying more for health...
on December 10, 2018 at 8:38 pm
Americans in the South are hardest hit — spending a bigger share of their income on healthcare than other parts of the country. […]
CMS reinstates risk adjustment program for ACA...
on December 10, 2018 at 8:14 pm
In February, a federal judge in New Mexico vacated the risk adjustment program, namely the statewide average premium in the HHS methodology. […]
Hospital labor skirmishes — year in review
on December 10, 2018 at 4:12 pm
The year was marked by heated negotiations over staffing and wages. Here's a month-by-month breakdown of how it went down. […]
VA invests in medical messaging system, brings...
on December 10, 2018 at 2:59 pm
The country's second-largest government agency has also reportedly been in talks with Apple on a deal that would see the tech giant build software for veterans to access their EHRs via their mobile […]
Virtual visits led to uptick in overall visits at...
on December 8, 2018 at 2:30 am
Participants tended to be younger, white and commercially insured, raising concerns that virtual visit programs could increase disparities in access to care. […]
MedPAC pitches 2% boost in hospital Medicare...
on December 7, 2018 at 9:06 pm
The adviser to CMS and Congress on Medicare has been focused on the shift to value-based care in recent months. Its new linked proposals are no exception. […]
Hospitals speak out against Trump proposed...
on December 7, 2018 at 8:05 pm
NYC Health + Hospitals said the system could lose up to $362 million the first year following the change. The AHA and the National Association of Community Health Centers have also criticized the […]
7 in 10 doctors report HIT-related stress
on December 7, 2018 at 2:51 pm
Primary care physicians have higher levels of HIT stress than other specialties, according to a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. […]