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This April 30 webinar covers several aspects of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act: auto-dialers, prior express consent, third-party debt collectors, and more.
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During this webinar, Regions Hospital discusses how they used advanced data visualization tools to examine length of stay, evaluate patient satisfaction, and drive new discussions with clinical staff to contain length of stay.
Several revenue cycle application systems will be essential to responding effectively to payment reform.
David Blumenthal, MD, former National Coordinator for Health IT, discusses with HFMA President and CEO Richard L. Clarke, DHA, FHFMA, the importance of using information to drive value in health care.
David Blumenthal, MD, former National Coordinator for Health IT, discusses with HFMA President and CEO Richard L. Clarke, DHA, FHFMA, lessons learned about population health management.
Healthcare executives can use predictive analytics to understand how readmissions impact clinical and financial operations, as well as to make improvements to discharge procedures.
Learn what precautions hospitals should take to protect the security of mobile apps and devices in their organizat
Learn how mobile applications and technologies are improving quality of care, patient satisfaction, safety, and convenience-and reducing costs.
George C. Halvorson, chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, discusses his organizations investment in clinical IT and the implications for healthcare delivery.
A number of applications on the market can support healthcare operations, from financial to clinical.
Learn why some organizations are considering computer-assisted coding and documentation in the move toward ICD-10—and best practices for implementing these systems.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton has reduced its healthcare-associated infection marker rate by more than 20 percent, avoided more than 5,000 length of stay days, and achieved a 3.90 ROI.
In early 2011, Aria Health launched a new quality tracking approach, using iPads and a web-based application to collect and analyze the data.
Technology is helping healthcare leaders improve their decision-making ability at the bedside, in team meetings, and in the executive suite.
Catholic Health Initiatives is investing $1.5 billion in clinical IT to improve bedside decision making.
Catholic Health Inititiatives is introducing a technology-driven approach for matching the right nurse to the right patient at the right time.
Distance health technologies have the potential to heal the entire U.S. healthcare system, says Curtis L. Lowery Jr., MD.
Eliminating unnecessary noise is also important to patients’ recovery and may influence hospital revenues.
Just one week after Holy Redeemer’s new computerized physician order entry (CPOE) system went live, 75 percent of physician orders were being placed through the healthcare organization’s new CPOE system. Leaders share 11 secrets behind their successful launch.
The use of technology to automate clinical workflows at The Chester County Hospital in West Chester, Pa., has reduced hospital-acquired MRSA infections and catheter-associated urinary tract infections and enhanced documentation of preexisting ulcers.
CFOs should incorporate data-based analyses in determining whether to support purchases of clinical equipment and whether to redeploy existing equipment.
Implementing point-of-use automation for the operating room supply chain not only generated additional net revenue but also yielded operational efficiencies.
The first report from HFMA's Value Project defines value in health care, provides an overview of the current state of value in the healthcare industry, and maps out future directions for value-oriented providers.
Despite the potential convenience of accessing medical records online, there is still limited interest by consumers and providers in creating a true personal health record.
To improve clinical quality, hospitals need to ensure that medical practitioners can remotely access hospital patient records, critical pathways, and clinical outcomes tracking.
One health system explains how bar-code point-of-care technology offered a means to reduce medication errors that can be implemented relatively easily while pursuing more complex, long-term solutions.
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