Monthly Archives: November 2014

Top 5 health care IT predictions for 2015

November 26th, 2014|

With reforms already underway in many parts of the U.S., the opportunity for IT advancements in the medical sector are also expected to skyrocket heading into 2015.

2014 is almost over: Now is the time for practices to manage A/R

November 25th, 2014|

It's been quite a big year for health care, and 2014 is now heading into the holidays. Although this is a typically a fun season full of excitement and family togetherness, it's also time to get a handle on your year-end collections.

ICD-10 update: Coalition tells Congress to keep transition date

November 21st, 2014|

The Coalition for ICD-10, which is a collection of organizations represented through all health care spectrums, announced that it "strongly supports" the proposed Oct. 1, 2015, start date for ICD-10 compliance.

Study: EHRs help patients stick with their medications

November 19th, 2014|

Prescription medication advice is something you will likely face as a physician no matter your medical specialty. Like medical billing, it's one of the things you are going to encounter on a daily basis within your practice.

How to create a social media policy for your medical practice

November 19th, 2014|

Social media networks like Facebook, Twitter and the like are reshaping the way that marketing is conducted across all sectors, including the health care industry.

How practices can improve collections using analytics and patient portals

November 18th, 2014|

Doctors are seeing more patients these days, making the need for patient portals an optimal addition to any practice.

CIO roundtable highlights the future of medical data

November 17th, 2014|

Becker's Hospital Review, one of the most trusted health IT sources on the Web, recently hosted a CIO Strategy Roundtable in Chicago to discuss the future of medical information technology.

Mobile health tech a growing commodity for busy physicians

November 14th, 2014|

Mobile apps are becoming commonplace for everyone these days, including practices.

Survey: Many new roles emerging in health care

November 13th, 2014|

The health care workforce is growing and changing dramatically, especially after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act this year and the upcoming shift to ICD-10.

Harvard: Health care IT must move forward to improve the US economy

November 12th, 2014|

The U.S. health care sector is undergoing rapid and innovative changes as software, technology, medical billing and other components become increasingly robust and sophisticated.