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Doctors Administrative Solutions Ranked Among Region’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Companies by the Tampa Bay Business Journal

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, July 25, 2011.

Health IT firm makes the annual Fast 50 list for the second consecutive year

TAMPA, Fla. – (July 25, 2011) – Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS) has been named to the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Fast 50 list for a second consecutive year. DAS ranked 10th on the annual list, which is comprised of the Tampa Bay region’s 50 fastest growing private companies.

AAFP, Avatar International Launch Patient Satisfaction Survey Portal

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, July 21, 2011.

ORLANDO, Fla. – (July 21, 2011) – The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and Avatar International, an industry leader in healthcare quality improvement services, together announce the launch of a jointly created online patient survey portal to help physicians gather the information they need to better serve their patients. Developed to support AAFP members’ participation in the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CG-CAHPS) program, the portal provides secure access to patient satisfaction survey tools and real-time results reporting.

Tulsa Spine and Specialty Hospital Selects ProVation® Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, July 20, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —July 20, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Tulsa Spine and Specialty Hospital has selected its ProVation® MD software for pain management documentation and coding.

The Race to ICD-10 Readiness

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, July 18, 2011.

As the ICD-10 deadline draws closer, healthcare organizations need to prioritize preparations.

From 5010 to meaningful use, there are multiple initiatives competing for the attention and resources of healthcare organizations. Yet amid all the noise and distractions, one important deadline stands out:  the Oct. 1, 2013 date by which hospitals, physician practices and other healthcare organizations must have completed their transition from the ICD-9 to the ICD-10 code set.

ADVANCE»

Aventura Hospital and Medical Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, July 07, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — July 7, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Aventura Hospital and Medical Center has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology (GI) procedure documentation and coding.

MedHOK Launches Healthcare Policy and Strategic Management Practice to Help Organizations Navigate Healthcare Reform

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, July 06, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (July 6, 2011) – MedHOK, a leading provider of clinical and quality software to the healthcare industry, has launched the Healthcare Policy and Strategic Management Practice, providing expert resources to help organizations navigate a rapidly changing healthcare environment.

Efficient Medication Delivery & Monitoring

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, July 04, 2011.

Wireless, automated medication tracking solutions are boosting productivity, cost efficiencies and patient satisfaction.

Automation - it's a word that has become synonymous with the ability of a healthcare organization to foster an environment that most efficiently uses resources to best serve patient care. It has gained momentum in recent years as a solid strategy for merging cost containment needs with the advancement of HIT, ultimately taking the effectiveness of healthcare delivery to the next level.

Executive Insight»

Meeting REMS head on

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, July 01, 2011.

Standardization, streamlined processes and technology hold the keys.

The Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) program has taken center stage recently as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), pharmacies and healthcare providers seek ways to improve and streamline its administration. Many believe that the FDA’s original intent with REMS – to provide a proactive method for addressing drug safety and post-marketing surveillance of medication safety – is being hampered by its own inherent complexities and lack of standardization.

Health Management Technology»

Mosaica Partners Executives Co-Author HIMSS' Definitive Guide To HIE Formation And Planning

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, June 29, 2011.

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has released The Health Information Exchange Formation Guide: The Authoritative Guide for Planning and Forming an HIE in your State, Region or Community, the definitive guide to HIE planning and formation co-authored by Mosaica Partners' Laura Kolkman, RN, MS, FHMISS, and Bob Brown.

Healthcare Technology Online»

MedHOK Releases 360ACO® to Meet Unique Care Management, Quality Reporting Needs of ACOs

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (June 28, 2011) – MedHOK, a leading provider of clinical and quality software to the healthcare industry, announced today that it has released 360ACO®, a software solution tailored to meet the specific information and analytics needs of accountable care organizations (ACOs). The software allows ACOs to aggregate and exchange actionable patient data to provide optimum care and quality reporting in compliance with proposed Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rules.

Mosaica Partners Executives Co-Author HIMSS’ Definitive Guide to HIE Formation and Planning

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –June 28, 2011 –The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has released The Health Information Exchange Formation Guide: The Authoritative Guide for Planning and Forming an HIE in your State, Region or Community, the definitive guide to HIE planning and formation co-authored by Mosaica Partners’ Laura Kolkman, RN, MS, FHMISS, and Bob Brown.

HIE Sustainability: Forget the Silver Bullet

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, June 24, 2011.

The search for sustainable health information exchanges (HIEs) demands more than simply following the money. Driven by the desire or the necessity to stand on their own two feet, some HIEs have found a formula for success.

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Tampa Bay Endoscopy Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, June 23, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —June 23, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Tampa Bay Endoscopy Center has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Hardin Memorial Hospital to Implement ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, June 20, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – June 20, 2011 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Hardin Memorial Hospital has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the organization’s electronic order set solution.

HealthPlan Services Appoints Michael Buda as Chief Human Resources Officer

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, June 20, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – June 20, 2011 – HealthPlan Services (HPS), the nation’s leading technology and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, has appointed Michael Buda, Esq., PhD, as executive vice president and chief human resources officer. In this role, he will manage development and deployment of the organization’s human resource policies, procedures and strategies.