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IT for gastroenterology procedure

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, October 20, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced that Platte Valley Medical Center has selected its ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Cyber Media»

UpToDate® Adds Hospital Medicine as a Specialty

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 19, 2010.

Electronic Clinical Resource Serving Physicians and Patients Now Covers 17 Medical Specialties

Waltham, Mass. (October 19, 2010) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today that it has added a section on Hospital Medicine to its evidence-based clinical information resource. UpToDate in Hospital Medicine will include both existing content as well as additional topics developed specifically for hospital medicine clinicians. This new section will be available to subscribers December 1, 2010.

Union Hospital of Cecil County to Implement ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 19, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –October 19, 2010 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Union Hospital of Cecil County has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the organization’s electronic order set solution.

Survey Finds Plans’ Biggest Reform-Related Concern Is Risk Acquisition, Retention

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, October 18, 2010.

Given six options, executives at 26 large health plans picked compliant risk acquisition and retention as their top-priority concern related to health reform implementation, according to a survey done for HealthPlan Services.

AIS Healthcare Reform Week»

HPS deepens benefits pact with Nationwide Life

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, October 18, 2010.

Nationwide has been on the side of HealthPlan Services (HPS), a provider of various administration services to insurers, since 2006 – an arrangement that recently was expanded for another three years.

Employee Benefit News»

Travel Health Expert Advice

Posted in Client News Coverage on Sunday, October 17, 2010.

One of the biggest nightmares a frequent traveler  can face is falling ill or experiencing an injury while away from home. With no reliable way to ensure that the tending physician has the medical information they need, travelers are often left to wonder if they are receiving safe, effective care.

LoveTripper.com»

Survey Reveals U.S. Payers' Priorities and Pain Points in Response to Healthcare Reform

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

TAMPA, Fla. – Oct. 7, 2010 – When it comes to complying with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, meeting the 80% Medical Loss Ratio (MLR), acquiring and retaining the best risk, establishing cost-effective distribution channels and working with exchanges are U.S. payers’ top priorities.

Sansum Clinic to Deploy Medi-Span® for Point-of-Care Access to Drug Information, Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 7, 2010) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Sansum Clinic will deploy Medi-Span® to provide clinicians with point-of-care access to comprehensive drug information and medication decision support.

New Jersey Hospital Selects ProVation MD Software for its ASC's Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health has announced that Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J., has selected its ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding at the hospital's ASC.

Becker's ASC Review»

Survey reveals health payers’ priorities post reform

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

A new survey finds when it comes to complying with health care reform, meeting MLR requirements, acquiring and retaining the best risk, establishing cost-effective distribution channels and working with exchanges are U.S. payers' top priorities.

A new survey finds when it comes to complying with health care reform, meeting medical loss ratio requirements, acquiring and retaining the best risk, establishing cost-effective distribution channels and working with exchanges are U.S. payers' top priorities.

Benefits Selling»

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding at Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 06, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —October 6, 2010— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding at its Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital selects ProVation medical software

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, October 06, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has selected its ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding at its Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion.

Health Management Technology»

Survey: Risk acquisition, MLR mandate top health plan priorities

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, October 05, 2010.

Acquiring and retaining the best risk, meeting the 80 percent medical loss ratio and establishing cost-effective distribution channels and working with exchanges are top priorities of executives of health insurance companies, according to a recent survey.

Healthcare Payer News»

Just Associates Launches Duplicate Patient Record Workflow Software

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, October 01, 2010.

Just Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in patient data integrity solutions for the health information management (HIM), health informatics and health information technology (HIT) markets, today unveiled IDMaster, an innovative software solution designed to optimize workflow when reviewing and validating potential duplicate patient records.

Healthcare IT News »

Vendor News from AHIMA Conference

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, October 01, 2010.

VisionShare, Inc. Utilizes IDMaster Software

VisionShare Inc., a transactions processor that specializes in enabling providers to submit claims, eligibility, claim status and other transactions to Medicare and Medicaid payers, has launched a master patient index assessment service to identify duplicate records, using the IDMaster software of consulting firm Just Associates.

Health Data Management »