Saving Healthcare Costs

Apr 20, 2017 at 11:20 am by Staff

By PL JETER On page 19 of Maine Gov. Paul LePage's proposed budget is a line item that captured the attention of lawmakers in the tiny northeastern state of 2.3 million - and.... Read More

Nonprofit Linked To PhRMA Rolls Out Campaign To Block Drug Imports

Apr 20, 2017 at 01:02 am by Staff

Emily Kopp and Rachel Bluth Kaiser Health News A nonprofit organization that has orchestrated a wide-reaching campaign against foreign drug imports has deep ties to the Phar.... Read More

AMA, Regenstrief Institute Launch Effort to Increase and Improve Electronic Health Record Training in U.S. Medical and Health Profession Schools

Apr 19, 2017 at 10:22 am by Staff

With the majority of today's physicians graduating from medical school without comprehensive training using electronic health records (EHR), the American Medical Association (.... Read More

Grasping For The Middle Ground On Obamacare

Apr 17, 2017 at 12:12 pm by Staff

Emily Bazar Kaiser Health News Joel Hay, a professor at the University of Southern California, describes his political views as "conservative, free market." But in a.... Read More

Podcast Premieres Devoted Entirely to Florida Insurance Issues

Apr 10, 2017 at 05:43 pm by Staff

The Florida Insurance Roundup, a podcast on the people, issues, and regulations shaping Florida's insurance market was recently launched by Lisa Miller and Associates, a Talla.... Read More

INVEST with the End in Mind - We're Not in The 90's Anymore

Apr 10, 2017 at 02:06 pm by Staff

Your financial needs are NOT unique. Anyone who says otherwise is selling something. The circumstances may be different, but the goals are always the same. People genera.... Read More

Closing Gaps in Your Revenue Cycle

Apr 05, 2017 at 08:08 pm by Staff

Charge capture should be one of the easier aspects of managing your practice's revenue. Right? A provider submits a charge for services rendered, and the charge is captured a.... Read More

California Doctors Again Press For More Money To Treat Poor Patients

Apr 02, 2017 at 10:58 am by Staff

Barbara Feder Ostrov Kaiser Health News California's doctors and dentists have renewed their push for more money to treat Medicaid patients now that the state has be.... Read More

Justice Department Joins Lawsuit Alleging Massive Medicare Fraud By UnitedHealth

Mar 29, 2017 at 02:11 pm by Staff

    Fred Schulte Kaiser Health News The Justice Department has joined a California whistleblower's lawsuit that accuses insurance giant UnitedHealth Group of fra.... Read More

Travel Ban Adds Stress To 'Match Week'

Mar 20, 2017 at 03:46 pm by Staff

Elana Gordon, WHYY Kaiser Health News Dr. Amin Rabiei knew he wanted to work in medicine from an early age. While growing up in Iran, he watched his dad experience seizures.... Read More

Why SEMDA Comes to Orlando

Mar 16, 2017 at 08:15 pm by Staff

It is so exciting to see the progress we are making as a health-tech hub in Orlando, and SEMDA is taking notice. At the end of January, several new entrepreneurs got to make t.... Read More

Physician, Brand Thyself -- Or Suffer the Dire Consequences

Mar 15, 2017 at 03:18 pm by Staff

Of all the things that they forget to teach you in medical school, marketing is certainly one of them. And today, the dominance of social media and crowd-sourced ratings mak.... Read More

The Importance of Risk Stratification in Population Health Management

Mar 11, 2017 at 02:14 am by Staff

As value-based care becomes the primary focus of healthcare organizations, providers now need to broach Population Health Management and to manage it with risk stratification.... Read More

Medical Practices Facing Woeful Collection Rates

Feb 13, 2017 at 04:31 pm by Staff

Based on an average physician practice submitting 83 claims daily, industry collection statistics are sobering: multispecialty practices collect only slightly more than half o.... Read More

The 3 Essential Rules for Content Development

Feb 09, 2017 at 04:17 pm by Staff

By BETH RUDLOFF, Innovation Executive, MedSpeaks When you are ready to build your social media presence, you will need to develop content. If you aren't as comfortable tweeti.... Read More

How the Lake Nona Impact Forum 2017 Can Change Orlando's Health Innovation

Feb 08, 2017 at 08:13 pm by Staff

By BETH RUDLOFF, Innovation Executive, MedSpeaks Orlando might best be known for theme parks and citrus, but the Lake Nona Institute wants to make it a destination for health.... Read More

Five Simple Ways to Invest in Today's Health Tech

Feb 08, 2017 at 08:10 pm by Staff

By KELLI MURRAY, Founder, MedSpeaks The Central Florida market is ripe with a variety of emerging technologies and ambitious inventors positioning to bring meaningful soluti.... Read More

Communicating with Patients for Increased Patient Collections

Feb 08, 2017 at 08:06 pm by Staff

By SONDA EUNUS, MHA Collecting patient payments at the time of service is one of the most daunting tasks that a medical practice's front office employees face on a daily basi.... Read More

Demand For Popular Short-Term Insurance Plans Could Surge If Health Law Is Relaxed

Feb 01, 2017 at 07:43 pm by Staff

By Michelle Andrews Kaiser Health News Short-term health plans have been around for decades, bridging coverage gaps for people who are between jobs or have recently graduated.... Read More

CAPI 2017 President Installed at Winter Gala

Jan 24, 2017 at 11:20 am by Staff

By JUDY OTTO Attendees at the December 3 Winter Gala event hosted by the Central Florida Association of Physicians from the Indian Subcontinent (CAPI) left with much to think.... Read More