The patient-centricity era: Five key areas healthcare organizations need to focus on

National Health IT Week is being celebrated all week. As we start to look into the future, it’s clear that healthcare IT will play a major role in the U.S. economy. The federal government spends a total of $82 Billion annually (Sasso, “Hillicon Valley,” The Hill, 9/13). Add in the amount that the state governments and 

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5 Mistakes Payers Should Avoid While Implementing ICD-10

The deadline for ICD-10 implementation is fast approaching and healthcare Payers and Providers have less than two years to meet the requirements. Some healthcare organizations have yet to initiate their plans for the migration, some have progressed at a slow pace and very few have made substantial commitment to completion. Payers on track with the 

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Haven’t started yet? 10 things Payers and Payees need to consider for ICD-10 implementation before the deadline

Haven’t started planning for ICD-10 implementation yet?  Think that you have a lot of time before the implementation compliance date of October 2013?  Feeling that you don’t have the budget now but may have it in 2012 and 2013 and can start your planning then? These are some common sentiments of practically everyone in the 

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