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Government Health IT Conference & Exhibition
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AHRQ Updates USHIK to Include Stage 2 MU Resources
05/17/2013 - The United States Healthcare Information Knowledgebase (USHIK), operated by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), was updated last week to include 2014 clinical quality measures (CQMs) and value sets. The new data can be found on the Meaningful Use Portal Page, and adds to the “one-stop shop” value of the knowledgebase.
CMS Releases Funding Opportunity Announcement for Health Care Innovation Awards
05/17/2013 - On May 15, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a Funding Opportunity Announcement for round two of the Health Care Innovation Awards. The CMS Innovation Center plans to spend up to $1 billion for awards and evaluation of projects from across the country that test new payment and service delivery models that will deliver better care and lower costs for Medicare, Medicaid, and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) enrollees.
Providers look to revenue cycle management to weather sequester and ICD-10
Healthcare organizations will need to be more effective, cost efficient and productive in the future to not only survive, but also to maintain positive cash flows, according to Brian Fugere, COO of RemitDATA.
URAC standards put to the test
Several organized physician groups are beta testing URAC’s new clinical integration accreditation program standards. The independent standards organization created the new program to serve as a road map for health providers to achieve clinical integration and accountable care. By earning URAC accreditation, providers will demonstrate they are delivering improved patient care and reducing costs.
John Kansky, Discuesses the Value of Health Information Exchange (IHE)05/13/2013
https://drive.google.com/folderviewid=0B6IZcL1o8oCOcUw4VjJMLVhfQ0U&usp=sharing John Kansky, Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHE) John Kansky is Vice President of Strategy and Planning for the Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE), one of the oldest and largest health information exchanges in the U.S. Mr. Kansky shares some … Continue reading
AACN’s National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
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Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel
425 Summer Street
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Delphix - Enabling Data as a Service in Healthcare
Friday, May 10, 2013 | 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT | Duration: 1 Hour
NC HIMSS Annual Conference & Golf Tournament
Embassy Suites Hotel Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle Park in Cary, NC
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