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Palmetto Physician Connections Brings Medical Homes To South Carolina Healthy Connections With New Medicaid Managed Care Plan

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, April 05, 2011.

Palmetto Physician Connections, LLC has successfully launched a new Medicaid managed care health plan in South Carolina's Healthy Connections Choices program. Under a contract with the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), Palmetto Physician Connections is providing healthcare services through a medical homes network to beneficiaries in 39 counties.

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Doctors Administrative Solutions Granted Qualified EHR Vendor Status by Florida REC

Posted in Client News Coverage on Sunday, April 03, 2011.

Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS) announced on March 22, 2011 that it has been named a qualified electronic health record (EHR) vendor by the Paperfree Florida Collaborative, a regional extension center (REC) established to assist Florida healthcare providers in the selection and meaningful use of health IT systems.

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UpToDate Provides Free Access to Its Medical Content to All Users in Japan

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, April 01, 2011.

Move by Online Clinical Information Resource Is in Response to Ongoing Medical Crisis

Waltham, Mass. (April 1, 2011) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today that it is providing free access to its online medical content to all users in Japan. This decision was made by the company immediately following the recent earthquake and tsunami that devastated the country’s northeast coast. In addition, individuals and organizations worldwide now have free access to UpToDate’s radiation exposure resources.

Palmetto Physician Connections Brings Medical Homes to South Carolina Healthy Connections with New Medicaid Managed Care Plan

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, April 01, 2011.

COLUMBIA, S.C. – (April 1, 2011) – Palmetto Physician Connections, LLC (www.PalmettoPhysicianConnections.com) has successfully launched a new Medicaid managed care health plan in South Carolina’s Healthy Connections Choices program. Under a contract with the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS), Palmetto Physician Connections is providing healthcare services through a medical homes network to beneficiaries in 39 counties.

New health plan launches medical home model for its SC Medicaid contract

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

COLUMBIA, SC – Palmetto Physician Connections, a new government-sponsored health plan, is launching a medical home care model as it looks to build its managed care business with South Carolina’s Healthy Connections Choices Medicaid program.

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The Medical Center of Plano Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, March 30, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — March 30, 2011— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that The Medical Center of Plano has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

HealthPlan Services to Highlight Offerings to Help Carriers Thrive under Healthcare Reform at World Health Care Congress

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, March 29, 2011.

Deep individual and small group market experience and innovative services will be featured by HPS in Booth #318

TAMPA, Fla. – (March 29, 2011) – HealthPlan Services (HPS) will feature its proven processes for managing medical loss ratios (MLR) and expanding sales channels that enable carriers to survive – and thrive – in today’s post-healthcare reform environment at the World Health Care Congress (WHCC). HPS, the nation’s leading technology and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, will be featured in Booth #318 at the conference, which takes place April 4-6, 2011 in Washington, D.C.

Ozarks Medical Center to Deploy ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, March 28, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –March 28, 2011 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Ozarks Medical Center has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the hospital’s electronic order set solution.

Doctors Administrative Solutions Granted Qualified EHR Vendor Status by Florida REC

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (March 22, 2011) – Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS) announced today that it has been named a qualified electronic health record (EHR) vendor by the Paperfree Florida Collaborative,  a regional extension center (REC) established to assist Florida healthcare providers in the selection and meaningful use of health IT systems.

HealthPlan Services Extends Partnership with American Veterinary Medical Association Group Health & Life Insurance Trust

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, March 17, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – March 17, 2011 – HealthPlan Services (HPS), the nation’s leading technology and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, recently announced that its contract with the American Veterinary Medical Association Group Health & Life Insurance Trust (AVMA GHLIT) has been extended.

Desert Sun Gastroenterology Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, March 17, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — March 17, 2011— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Desert Sun Gastroenterology has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

 

Doctors Administrative Solutions Appoints Jennifer Shimek as COO

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, March 17, 2011.

Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS), Tampa, FL, appointed Jennifer Shimek as chief operating officer (COO) on March 7, 2011. She is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the organization.

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MedHOK Earns Full NCQA HEDIS Software Certification for 360Measures

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, March 14, 2011.

Software recognized for its ability to ensure quality improvement and compliance for health plans by organizing data into actionable, sharable information that provides a 360-degree view of the patient

TAMPA, Fla. – (March 14, 2011) – MedHOK has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) Software Certification™ for 360Measures. Full HEDIS 2011 certification was achieved for 360Measures 1.56, which successfully passed all 62 measures included in the program.

MedHOK Earns Full NCQA HEDIS Software Certification For 360Measures

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, March 14, 2011.

Software recognized for its ability to ensure quality improvement and compliance for health plans by organizing data into actionable, sharable information that provides a 360-degree view of the patient

MedHOK has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) Software Certification for 360Measures. Full HEDIS 2011 certification was achieved for 360Measures 1.56, which successfully passed all 62 measures included in the program.

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MedHOK unveils data processing software

Posted in Client News Coverage on Sunday, March 13, 2011.

MedHOK has released 360Measures 1.56, cloud-based software that has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) certification.

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