HHS gives 6 more states $181M in HIX funding
May 17, 2012, 10:29 am by Healthcare IT News
The states of Illinois, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee and Washington will receive $181 million in grants from the Health and Human Services Department to help them establish health insurance exchanges.
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LSU database gaffe leads to HIPAA breach
Healthcare IT News : May 17, 2013, 11:08 am
Siemens Healthcare and Louisiana State University are notifying 8,330 patients of a HIPAA breach following a database mishap that resulted in billing and treatment information being mailed to the wrong patients.
Providers look to revenue cycle management to weather sequester and ICD-10
Healthcare IT News : May 17, 2013, 11:06 am
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
URAC standards put to the test
Healthcare IT News : May 17, 2013, 11:01 am
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
Bed management IT new 'hot market'
Healthcare IT News : May 17, 2013, 10:38 am
Bed management software applications have witnessed record growth rates over the past five years and are considered the new hot market for vendors and providers to watch, according to the findings of
ONC launches apps challenge
Healthcare IT News : May 17, 2013, 10:35 am
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is launching the Crowds Care for Cancer: Supporting Survivors Challenge in conjunction with the National Cancer Institute as part of the Investing