Business
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IT Strategy for Health Plans: Interview with ikaSystems CEO Joe Marabito

DavidEWilliams - August 11, 2014

ikaSystems President and CEO Joe Marabito ikaSystems President and CEO Joe MarabitoThis is the transcript of my recent podcast interview with ikaSystems President and CEO, Joe Marabito,…

Hospital Administration
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ICD-10 Delay: What You Can Expect Over the Next Year

Andy Salmen - August 10, 2014

The latest delay in ICD-10 implementation has caused both frustration and relief for people in the healthcare field.  Now that the official date for implementation is October…

Top 10 ICD-10 Codes You Won’t Believe Are Real
Business
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Business
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Top 10 ICD-10 Codes You Won’t Believe Are Real

Abby Norman - July 30, 2014

ICD-10: Coming to a Hospital Near You (eventually).The hassle of adopting ICD-10 has only just begun for some - others might imply that they’ve been waiting for…

4 Myths About the ICD-10 Delay
Business
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Business
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4 Myths About the ICD-10 Delay

Andy Salmen - May 17, 2014

The process of switching over to ICD-10 has caused a lot of stress in healthcare circles even before many companies begin to make the change.  While the…

Diagnostics
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ICD-10? Get Ready for ICD-11

Charles Settles - May 2, 2014

ICD-10 implementation has been called medicine’s perfect storm. Between the deadlines for Meaningful Use (MU) Stage 2, ICD-10, and other health IT requirements, it’s not surprising many…

The Cost of Resistance: Clinical Coding Optimization
Business
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Business
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The Cost of Resistance: Clinical Coding Optimization

Abby Norman - April 21, 2014

The Cost of Resistance Physician practices may be lagging behind hospitals when it comes to implementing clinical coding software. The Cost of Resistance Physician practices may be lagging behind hospitals…

ICD-10 Delay: What It Means to You
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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ICD-10 Delay: What It Means to You

Andy Salmen - April 18, 2014

When President Obama signed H.R. 4302 into law, it pushed back the compliance date for ICD-10 by at least one year.  The 10th revision of the International…

ICD-10 Delay: Does ICD-10 Lack Clinical Value?
Business
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Business
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ICD-10 Delay: Does ICD-10 Lack Clinical Value?

Abby Norman - April 13, 2014

ICD-10 Delay: The Decision in D.C. ICD-10 was delayed once again as part of a bill that was meant to fix the physician reimbursement issues with Medicare. The…

Ready or Not: ICD-10 Will Go Live as Planned Oct. 1st
eHealth
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eHealth
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Ready or Not: ICD-10 Will Go Live as Planned Oct. 1st

Linda Ringquist - April 3, 2014

The Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) is moving ahead as planned with its October 1st compliance deadline for ICD-10 implementation. Many healthcare systems have requested that the…

Improve Document Security in the Face of ICD-10: A HIPAA Checklist
Finance
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Finance
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Improve Document Security in the Face of ICD-10: A HIPAA Checklist

John Lane - March 29, 2014

Although Health and Human Services has delayed compliance with the International Classification of Diseases 10 (ICD-10) codes until October 1, 2014, medical practices and hospitals are gearing…