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Building a Scalable Strategy for Creating Credible, Defensible Patient Bill Estimates

Hospitals and health systems focused on improving patient satisfaction scores may have overlooked the role of pre-financial counseling. David Dyke, Vice President of Revenue Cycle Solutions at RelayHealth, says patients...

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Patients at the Center
December 15, 2010

Michael Dowling, CEO of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, has set a 10-year goal for his organization to be in the top metric in terms of quality, patient safety, patient satisfaction, and care coordination. "You want to be in a situation that when people come to North Shore they get the full complement of services, easily coordinated, with total transparency and communication. Where people leave at the end of the day and say, 'That was a great experience,'" he says. Here, he talks about how the organization is putting patient care at the center of everything they do. [Sponsored by Medseek]



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How HIPAA Data Standards Will Benefit Payers, Providers
October 29, 2010

Tom Hughes, President and CEO of the Georgia-based Medical Electronic Attachment, Inc. discusses how the HIPAA HL7 and 275 standards will benefit payers and providers. The standards, designed to facilitate the electronic exchange of patient data, are expected to be finalized in the coming months. [Sponsored by Emdeon]



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Surgeon General Addresses Electronic Health Data Security Concerns
October 4, 2010

U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, MD, speaks about the importance of electronic health record systems to America's public health and whether consumers are ready to access and share electronic health data with their providers through EHRs, patient portals, or health information exchanges. "People have real concerns, and that's where government comes in to protect that information," she says, in an exclusive interview with HealthLeaders Media during the American Health Information Management Association's annual conference in Orlando last week. [Sponsored by McKesson]



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CIO's Changing Role (Part II)
March 16, 2010
DawnLynn Kacer, the public sector healthcare practice lead for Keane Inc., discusses the information CIOs should be communicating about the ARRA. [Sponsored by Emdeon]

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CIO's Changing Role (Part I)
March 2, 2010
DawnLynn Kacer, the public sector healthcare practice lead for Keane Inc., discusses how the ARRA is changing the role of the CIO. [Sponsored by Emdeon]

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Live from HIMSS: The Evolution of Information
March 2, 2010
At the annual HIMSS conference in Atlanta, Brian A. Yeaman, MD, chief medical informatics officer at Norman (OK) Regional Health System, discusses combining evidence-based medicine and decision support in EMRs.

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Telemedicine Improves Efficiency in Neuropathology Department
February 9, 2010
Stephen Coons, MD, chief of neuropathology at Barrow Neurological Institute, talks about how telemedicine improves efficiency in his department. [Sponsored by Emdeon]

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Health IT Knowledge Gap
February 2, 2010
Scott Decker of NextGen Healthcare discusses how its certified health IT consultant program fits into the regional HIT extension center program. [Sponsored by Emdeon]

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Reaction to Meaningful Use Definition
January 12, 2010
Nate McLemore of Microsoft Health Solutions Group says PHRs can be a tool to help facilitate remote patient monitoring and scheduling. [Sponsored by Emdeon]

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