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Bill Griffith is Director of Operational Excellence for Health First, Central Florida’s only fully integrated healthcare delivery network. Bill recently talked to HMT about...

September Articles

With the deadline for transitioning to ICD-10 just weeks away, healthcare providers and organizations should be finalizing preparations that include the Centers for Medicare...

Memory advance 1,000 times faster than flash; KLAS midterm report; With the ICD-10 deadline here, what providers can do now; A ray of hope from Washington? Don’t rush Meaningful Use; More than half of physician practices not ready for ICD-10

Healthcare organizations are preparing for a huge task: moving from 13,000 ICD-9 codes to 68,000 ICD-10 codes. It will require specific strategies that apply...

It’s only a month away – the big, bad, dreaded switch to ICD-10. In the years leading up to the transition, pundits have harped...

It’s here, friends: the dreaded transition to the ICD-10 coding system. While the rest of the developed (and, quite frankly, some of the lesser-developed)...

Some define interoperability as the real-time seamless transmission of data, regardless of device, brand, location, or even human intervention. Ideally, a physician can input a...

Within 30 days, the deadline that some healthcare providers have dreaded and others have eagerly anticipated will happen. Yes, that one – ICD-10 conversion...

Everything is going digital, and that includes the way clinicians prescribe medications. Up until recently, so-called “e-prescribing” has been largely limited to non-controlled substances,...

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In Northern New England, quaint, bucolic towns dot a rustic, mountainous landscape. Drive a few miles outside any city, and you’re likely to spot...

Over the past several years, there has been an increased focus on streamlining the revenue cycle management (RCM) processes in provider offices to optimize...
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WHITE PAPERS

Download this white paper on switching from using ICD-9 to ICD-10 codes for all medical services. The deadline for...