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NAHAM's Access Management Journal wants to hear from you. We encourage you to share industry news, unique work experiences and your success stories within the field of Access Management. Submit an article on or before Oct. 13, to become published in our next issue. As a published author, you can earn contact hours, expand your resume, gain recognition as a credible professional and have your piece considered for the Doris E. Gleason Publication Award, presented at NAHAM's 37th Annual Educational Conference and Exhibition in 2011. Your piece can range from 650 to 3,000 words in length. For more information, visit the NAHAM website or e-mail Kevin Hurley at khurley@smithbucklin.com.



Most consumers don't know what Sept. 23, means for health reform
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Most consumers are confused about the provisions in federal health reform and are not aware of when those first provisions take effect, a state regulators' survey indicates. The survey, prepared for the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, found that just 14 percent of participants correctly identified the Sept. 23, start date for those provisions when choosing among four dates. More

Medical billing systems — Proving ideal for health care professionals
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Medical practitioners are becoming increasingly stressed by the ever changing requirements for medical billing by health insurance companies. This results in delayed and sometimes denied payments. Complicated paperwork and medical billing requirements tend to take away the focus of the practitioner from providing quality health care to patients to managing bills, reimbursements and office administration. More

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Kaiser Permanente donates terminology technology
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Kaiser Permanente spent about 16 years and millions of dollars developing its Convergent Medical Terminology (CMT) for its own use. But now the health care provider is donating the CMT to the global health community — a dictionary of 75,000 medical terms and concepts for interoperable use among electronic health records. More

CT breach notification case proves HITECH's worth
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Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) brings to light how much of a better job the health care industry must do to protect the privacy of its patients. Take one look at the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) breach notification website—you'll find 166 reasons why this is true. That website is a public list where health care organizations can share lessons learned, analyze numbers and trends and get a good look at which facilities are making big mistakes, some of which affect millions of patients. More

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Ohio partnership sets up one of largest health data networks in US
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The Greater Dayton Area Hospital Association and HealthBridge — a Cincinnati-based not-for-profit health information exchange firm — announced a partnership to connect more than 50 hospitals and 7,500 physicians in southwest Ohio, the Dayton Business Journal reports. More

CMS to publish meaningful use clarifications
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services plans to correct a few inconsistencies in the meaningful use final rule it published in July and will post on its website more detailed guidance for providers on how to meet quality measures required by the health information technology incentive program. More



HHS receives award for software that facilitates electronic data exchange
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Judges for the Wall Street Journal 2010 Technology Innovation Awards have selected software from the Department of Health and Human Services as the most innovative technology in health information technology this year, the Wall Street Journal reports. HHS' CONNECT software is designed to assist health care providers in electronically exchanging medical records. More

Federal grants support public health information technology
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing $26.4 million in grant funding to increase epidemiology, laboratory and health information systems capacity at health departments in all 50 states, two territories and the six largest local jurisdictions. More
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Kramer Healthcare Technologies
Kramer Healthcare Technologies is the provider of quality assurance (QA) solutions and services for hospitals, surgery centers and large physician practices. The web-based RQi suite achieves 100% accuracy by empowering registration staffs to identify and correct errors made prior to billing thus reducing insurance denials, accelerating cash flow and enhancing financial performance.
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