Reinvigorated Consolidation Within the Healthcare Revenue Cycle
Business
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Business
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Reinvigorated Consolidation Within the Healthcare Revenue Cycle

Seth Kneller - October 10, 2014

Back in 2006 TripleTree wrote its seminal research report on the revenue cycle management (RCM) sector.  The viewpoint at the time was simple: the RCM landscape is…

New Technologies Are Defining Health Information Management
Business
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Business
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New Technologies Are Defining Health Information Management

Seth Kneller - October 7, 2014

In late August on these pages, we offered some views on provider adoption of EMR software. The post generated some useful discussion, so it makes sense to…

The Evolving Role and Stature of Health Information Management (HIM)
Business
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Business
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The Evolving Role and Stature of Health Information Management (HIM)

Seth Kneller - December 24, 2013

Several companies with roots in the Health Information Management (HIM) sector have emerged in recent years to address the gaps and limitations associated with most EHR deployments. …

State Insurance Exchange Blind Spots:  The Unknown Risks and Unintended Consequences
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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State Insurance Exchange Blind Spots: The Unknown Risks and Unintended Consequences

Seth Kneller - September 19, 2013

October 1st marks the first ever public exchange open enrollment season.  This means some of the speculation around consumer awareness and understanding, enrollment/uptake, premiums, and payer participation…

Unlocking a Patient’s Comprehensive “Clinical Narrative” Is Critical to ACO Enablement
Business
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Business
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Unlocking a Patient’s Comprehensive “Clinical Narrative” Is Critical to ACO Enablement

Seth Kneller - February 16, 2013

There has never been a more pronounced period of transformation and change across the U.S. There has never been a more pronounced period of transformation and change…

Healthcare’s Stumble Toward Greater Levels of Consumer Centricity and Engagement
Business
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Business
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Healthcare’s Stumble Toward Greater Levels of Consumer Centricity and Engagement

Seth Kneller - June 19, 2012

The healthcare industry has traditionally sold the majority of its products and services business-to-business (B2B),  as opposed to direct-to-consumer or business-to-consumer (B2C).  Third party payers, care providers,…

The Divide in the ACO Debate – Beltway Rhetoric versus Marketplace Cynicism
Business
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Business
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The Divide in the ACO Debate – Beltway Rhetoric versus Marketplace Cynicism

Seth Kneller - February 3, 2012

Amid the broader – and oftentimes highly opinionated and heated – ACO conversation occurring across Washington and the private sector, The Wall Street Journal published an interesting…