Self-Service: One Pillar of Business Intelligence

September 5, 2017

Dan Reber, VP of Product Strategy and Development, PrecisionBI Earlier, we talked about the four pillars that serve as cornerstones for successful business intelligence (BI) initiatives: Self-Service, Collaborative, Enterprise and Automated. To fully a …

Highlights of the CY 2018 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule

August 2, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the CY 2018 PFS proposed rule on July 21, 2017. This proposed rule includes proposals to update payment policies, payment rates, and quality provisions for services furnished under the Me …

OVERVIEW OF ICD-10 CODE: ADDITIONS, REVISIONS, AND DELETIONS – EFFECTIVE 10-1-2017

July 28, 2017

CMS has made available the updated ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Code lists for 2018. These codes take effect on October 1, 2017. This summary identifies the new codes added, any revised codes, and the deleted codes. The link following this summary document …

Middlesex Hospital Utilizing Enterprise Analytics to Drive Efficiency

July 25, 2017

Jonathan Sharr, Senior Decision Support Analyst, Middlesex Hospital A community hospital based in Middletown, Conn., Middlesex Hospital strives to provide the safest, highest-quality healthcare, and the best experience possible for our community. Our p …

UPDATE – Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA): Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for Advanced Imaging Services

July 17, 2017

The proposed rule for the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) for calendar year 2018 is scheduled to be published on July 21, 2017. Within this proposal is additional information regarding the Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for advanced Imaging services. Evid …

Driving Clinical Outcomes with Robotic Process Automation

June 23, 2017

L. Albert Villarin, MD, FACEP Information is critical to delivering care and dozens of decisions per day are based on the what data is available at that time. Several industries, including travel and automotive, have been years ahead of healthcare in i …

2018 Proposed Rules for MIPS

June 23, 2017

The 2018 proposed rule for the quality payment program (QPP) is scheduled to be published on 06/30/2017. This new program went into effect 1/1/2017 known as the transition year.  The goals of the program are to improve health outcomes of Medicare …

Meridian Medical Management Announces Relationship with The Carrell Clinic

June 22, 2017

Windsor, CT –  June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Carrell Clinic, a nationally recognized orthopedic medical group, has selected Meridian Medical Management to provide revenue cycle management, robotic process automation, and its proprietary Pre …

Robotic Process Automation Enhancing Revenue Cycle Management

June 13, 2017

Revenues collected are the lifeblood of any healthcare organization and the efficiency of how they are processed dictate its ability to grow. With each claim, there is room for human error and data-driven, manual processes that are ripe for change. Rob …

Holston Medical Group: Analytics For Improving Medical Practice Performance

June 5, 2017

Samantha Sizemore, Director of Operations, Holston Medical Group As a 150 provider, independent multi-specialty practice, Tennessee’s Holston Medical Group (HMG) strives to improve performance measures across its 26 locations. We all need to make the m …

Meridian Medical Management Announces Robotic Process Automation Suite

June 5, 2017

Windsor, CT – June 5, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Meridian Medical Management, a leading revenue cycle management and healthcare analytics company has launched their robotic process automation (RPA) suite as part of their proprietary Revenue Acceleration P …

PrecisionBI Announces Relationship with Harbin Clinic

May 23, 2017

Wyomissing, PA – May 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Harbin Clinic, a Rome, Georgia-based medical group has selected PrecisionBI to provide enterprise healthcare analytics. PrecisionBI will integrate its analytics engine with Harbin Clinic’s Athena practic …