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A variety of factors have focused the healthcare industry on mergers and acquisitions. This eBook from FierceHealthFinance will share views from leading experts about the trends that will drive future growth. Download for free today.
This 3-part webinar series is specifically geared toward the non-science professional who needs to better understand industry terminology, science, techniques and issues. This series provides an overview of the science and technology used to enable discovery and the processes scientists use to discover new therapeutics. Download now.
Mobile devices pose a new threat to personal health information and put organizations at risk for HIPAA violations. Learn how healthcare IT professionals at leading organizations are keeping devices and patient data safe. Download this eBrief today!
Learn How to Develop a Storage Management Strategy That Meets the Needs of Your Healthcare Orginization
This webinar will discuss how health organizations can develop a storage management strategy that meets the needs of healthcare for high availability, interoperability and accessibility of mission critical data. Reserve Your Spot Today!
An optimal CRM tool successfully automates sales and service workflows while improving the member experience at every touch point across your customer's life cycle. Learn about how to improve conversion rates and lower acquisition costs up to 75%, improve overall retention rates and create better engaged members. Reserve Your Spot Today!
Whitepaper | Streamlining Workflows through Enabling Technology Saves Money, Improves Patient and Clinician Satisfaction
Today, medical practices need to operate more efficiently to meet federal requirements and support clinical exchange. This whitepaper highlights how automating traditionally manual processes helps providers achieve that balance. Download today!
Download this whitepaper to learn more about how electronic health and mobile health have provided busy medical practices with a significant increase in productivity at an exceptionally reasonable price.
Choosing your board members is a critical decision for your study. Independence is commonly defined as those who would have no influence in the conduct of the trial or who would be influenced in any way by the outcome or stopping of a study. This paper attempts to address all of these questions and provide practical considerations when choosing members for DSMB and Adjudication Panels.
The transition of the nation’s health care delivery system from fee-for-service to one based on value poses challenges: declining reimbursements, magnified by a landscape of diminishing inpatient volume and flattening outpatient volume. Proactive organizations are actively addressing these challenges by developing and implementing aggressive cost savings strategies, and acting on the next wave of cost reduction opportunity areas to fill the gap: operational efficiencies, improved resource utilization, as well as improvements in the care delivery model. Download the whitepaper here.
How does HIT actually improve quality and safety of care? Clinical Decision Support, effectively selected and designed, applies knowledge on top of EHR data, and helps you see at a glance the best thing to do next. Join Jonathan Teich, one of the best-known designers, authors, speakers and advocates for clinical decision support and the use of knowledge tools to improve quality of care. Register to watch now!
Join Jeff Cunningham, Chief Architect of Informatics Corporation of America (ICA) and Noland Joiner, CTO of MarkLogic to discuss the importance of Patient 360. They will explain how you can use an agile Enterprise NoSQL platform to securely aggregate and analyze the wide variety and high volume of healthcare data – from clinician notes and lab tests to outcomes, claims and sentiment data – to support true patient-centered care. Register today!
With ExtraHop, the IT team at Seattle Children's accelerated Citrix launch times by 500%. Download this Case Study today to learn more!
The rise in mobile device usage in hospitals means faster communications, but it also raises questions about information access and security. Many hospitals are developing mobility strategies to clarify these questions. Spok’s InfoBrief provides a snapshot of the mobility strategies trend, with results from our June 2014 survey of more than 600 healthcare organizations. Download here.
Practice Efficiency & Patient Satisfaction Are No Longer Mutually Exclusive: How Digital Signature & Electronic Data Capture Are
Digital Signature and electronic data capture are rapidly replacing the manual, error prone, paper-based processes that are often associated with the practice of medicine. Next-generation solutions have begun to emerge in their wake to help physician practices to take the next step forward. Learn more about DSP, including how it can optimize workflows any time you need patient information and signature. Register to watch now!
Attendees will hear first-hand experience from one health insurer and from an expert on consumer decision-making with experience from the large retailers Amazon.com and Apple. Register to watch today!
Did you know that almost 30% of customers using online self-care tools are unable to get the support they need? Or that up to 20% of call volume in today's contact centers is actually "fall-back" traffic following a failed self-care interaction? Digital self-care channels have become a staple in the modern customer care mix. But are they working hard enough? Register Today!
The healthcare industry is moving toward value-based reimbursement models. Provider executives and experts discuss improving patient care at lower cost with interoperability and system integration. Download this FierceHealthIT eBook today!
Vendor Neutral Archives are giving PACS owners a direct path to image ownership. Outpacing PACS deployments by 5x, Vendor Neutral Archives are "unPACing" imaging archives at record rates. If you are considering a VNA solution or you want to understand how a VNA will support your enterprise image management strategy, read The VNA Guide. Learn why PACS "deconstruction" is giving way to VNA growth and know what to look for in your enterprise image management solution. Download the VNA Guide (Part 2) today.
This webinar will highlight data, technology and analytics best practices that health plans are using to identify providers and members who may be involved in fraud. Register Today!
FierceHealthPayer and co-host PwC gathered a select group of payer and provider executives at an invite-only dinner to discuss the changing payer marketplace, including executives from Cigna, Premera Blue Cross and Arches Health Plan. Download this FierceForward Executive Intelligence Report, to read highlights of that discussion.
Join us on July 23rd as we discuss actionable strategies for maximizing the quality of data submissions for the purposes of risk adjustment. Register to learn how well a health plan is maximizing revenue for its risk adjustment programs. Register to watch now!
Cisco estimates that 50 billion devices and objects will be connected to the Internet by 2020. Will there be a role for developers in this area? And if so, how can developers position themselves in the months ahead on this nascent but potentially explosive opportunity? Register today to watch now!
Processing a prescription drug order through a CPOE system decreases the likelihood of error on that order by 48 percent, but doctors and nurses aren't wild about the technology. This webinar will highlight how hospitals are successfully winning docs over, and getting them to adopt and use this technology beyond the ED. Register today to watch now!
Increasingly, healthcare organizations are sharing what once was considered proprietary patient information for the betterment of care quality. For instance, the Care Connectivity Consortium, a nationwide attempt at health data exchange that includes heavyweights such as Geisinger Health System, Intermountain Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente and the Mayo Clinic, is ensuring better and safer care by sharing health data with one another. In this webinar, you'll hear from health system officials about how they're implementing such data sharing initiatives, and how both patients and providers are benefiting. Register Today!
This webinar will examine how the changing market landscape-the onslaught of health insurance exchanges, the increased attractiveness of mobile-savvy (and healthy) Gen-Y and Gen-Xers; the threat of increased competition from provider systems entering the payer market-is creating an increased focus on mobile solutions as competitive tools. Register today to watch now!
From the moment it's prescribed until the moment it arrives, a medication's path can mean the world to a patient. Join this webinar and learn about the potential of the Internet of Things with an intelligent system, the challenges Great River Medical Center was facing, and the dramatic benefits they've experienced and what it means to you. Register today to watch now!
NHCAA hosts a complimentary webinar examining the growing challenge of medical identity theft. Faculty will examine the schemes, the perpetrators and explain initiatives payers can implement to limit identity theft. The faculty will also demonstrate the human face of medical identify theft and provide examples of how to identify it through data analysis and audits. Register to watch now!
This Webinar will explore drug cost savings and strategies, as well as various benchmarks that health plans can use to determine reimbursement rates. Participants will learn how to establish transparent and balanced ways to address drug pricing challenges and meet the pharmacy benefit needs of their members. Register to Watch Now!
The move away from fee-for-service in favor of payment reforms that reward outcomes means that collaboration among healthcare organizations, health insurance companies, public health agencies, social service agencies, schools and other community organizations is more important than ever to keeping patients healthy. Learn the various paths to improve outcomes and better understand patients in a healthcare environment of shared responsibility. Download this eBrief today!
FierceHealthcare conducted a nationwide survey of health systems, hospitals and practices to find out what drives physicians to leave their organizations and best practices for physician retention. Download this executive summary today!
Practices spend considerable time and money to input data so they can optimize their revenue cycle. Yet it often seems impossible to use the data and streamline reporting efficiencies to make a real difference in their revenue cycle. This webinar will explain ways medical practices can achieve their revenue cycle goals with fewer resources and staff by using data to solve common revenue cycle problems.
Join TriZetto's CMIO, Dr. Jeffrey Rose, as he discusses the technological and institutional changes needed to build accountable care capabilities that will drive payers, providers, and consumers to the destination of Population Health Management. Register to Watch Now!
In this webinar, Pamela Clark-Dickson, Senior Analyst at Informa Telecoms & Media; and John Puma Vice President of Product Management at Infinite Convergence Solutions will provide insight into the evolution and future of mobile messaging, and present case studies on how organizations have harnessed the power of mobile messaging to support customer business strategies. Register to Watch Now!
Under the Affordable Care Act, hospitals now face multiple payment incentives to improve quality and lower costs. Learn how Hospital leaders are seeking proven practices for cost effective interventions to achieve their targets. Register to watch now!
The very nature of the healthcare industry makes it ripe for a move to mobile ... but it also presents implementation challenges. Click here to download this free white paper today.
As the healthcare system is increasingly characterized by accountable care and the fee-for-value payment model, physician practices and hospitals face the challenge of managing huge amounts of data. FierceHealthIT interviewed experts nationwide on key issues and best practices in heatlhcare data interoperability. Download this eBook today.
Telehealth can save lives, reduce costs, improve patient access to care and increase market share for participating organizations. FierceHealthIT interviewed healthcare leaders and industry experts on how they reaped the rewards of telehealth monitoring programs. Download for free today.
One in five hospitals have pushed the ICD-10 transition to the back burner. However, Sutter Health has already implemented ICD-10. This eBrief explores why and how Sutter Health implemented ICD-10. Download for free today!
Electronic infant protection systems have, to date, been department-level solutions. A new generation of Wi-Fi technology, however, expands infant protection hospital-wide, presenting new opportunities. Learn more today!
In this eBook, FierceHealthcare outlines proven strategies to both recruit and retain the best employees. Whether looking for IT staff to handle large scale projects in the future, or new physicians tomorrow, a multitude of organizations are already implementing creative strategies to take on this staffing influx. Learn more today.
Data can enable accountable, coordinated care, but accessing it at the point of care remains a challenge. That's where data integration comes in. FierceHealthIT speaks with healthcare leaders about how they're streamlining the flow of information to improve quality and service. Download for free today.
How can insurers take full advantage of mobile technologies? This eBook showcases strategies and success stories from leading payer organizations. Download for free today.
As the insurance industry continues the trend toward greater patient financial responsibility, self-pay patients are an increasingly important source of revenue for hospitals. Click here to download this free special report.
Electronic health data has quickly become one of the most valuable assets of the healthcare industry. This eBook will examine how payers and providers are mining EHR data, claims activity, cost data and more to identify fraudulent activities, wasteful processes, and hidden inefficiencies at all points along the care continuum. Download for free today.
Engaging consumers in their own health is a top cost-saving payer strategy. This FREE eBook examines several tactics payers are taking - from innovative wellness initiatives and social media gaming to mobile apps and data-driven outreach. Download for free today
The main driver of remote healthcare is still improved access and quality of care. In this eBook you'll learn how providers are pushing the boundaries or remote healthcare to use it in new ways that benefit not only the patient and improve care, but also to boost the organization's bottom line. Learn more.