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Now Accepting Nominations for Board and Nominating Committee Positions
06/04/2013 - Nominations are now being accepted for the positions on the HIMSS Board of Directors and on the Nominating Committee. Nominees must be a Regular or Life Member or the senior executive representative of an Organizational Member who has achieved Senior* or Fellow status.
CMS Issues Program Integrity Guidelines for Marketplace
06/18/2013 - Last week, CMS released a proposed rule outlining program integrity guidelines for the Health Insurance Marketplace (Marketplace) and premium stabilization programs. Through the Affordable Care Act, consumers and small businesses will have access to new Marketplaces where they can access quality, affordable private health insurance.
Denial Management in an ICD-10 World Starts Today
06/18/2013 - Those of us in the healing profession respond to urgent situations spontaneously. October 1, 2014, will become a pivotal date in healthcare history. That’s when the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 becomes official, and will change the way providers, coders, staffers, payers, vendors, suppliers, clearinghouses, third-party billing services and anyone else covered by HIPAA go about their daily work. Yet two-thirds of providers are no closer to being ready than they were a year ago.
Two EHR firms tap power of the cloud
Watertown, Mass.-based athenahealth and Miami-based CareCloud, two EHR companies that espouse the advantages of the cloud, seem to be on a fast track for growth.
Care Cloud announced this morning it has landed $20 million in series B funding, just as athenahealth was named to Forbes' annual list of America's 25 Fastest-Growing Tech Companies for the second year in a row.Big data:None
Prepare now for ICD-10, says expert
If there was an overall theme at the HIMSS Media/Healthcare IT News ICD-10 Forum June 17, it was this: Don’t wait to get your house in order for ICD-10. Though the Oct. 1, 2014 deadline for the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 is more than a year away, most of that time will be required for getting ready, experts warn.Big data:None
Juniper/Insight - The New Healthcare Network is Simply Connected
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 | 11:00 am ET/8:00 am PT | Duration: 1 Hour
Central and North Florida HIMSS Chapter - Florida Perspectives on ONC, HIE, and Privacy/Security
UCF College of Medicine Health Sciences Campus – 6850 Lake Nona Blvd., Orlando, FL 32827
North Dakota HIMSS Chapter - Spring Health IT Conference Date
Hilton Garden Inn; Fargo, North Dakota
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HIMSS Clinical & Business Intelligence Community Seeks Members
HIMSS is accepting members for the newly formed Clinical & Business Intelligence (C&BI) Community. For more information, please visit the C&BI Community website. Learn more >