• hospitals
  • Moreover, software's traceability features allow the hospitals to collect detailed information about the preparations dispensed, creating a database of every treatment that can be used for research purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • In October 2014, as part of a branding initiative to emphasize the Adventist HealthCare system name, the hospitals were renamed Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center and Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 2001, the VHA was the largest single medical system in the United States, providing care to 4 million veterans, employing 180,000 medical personnel and operating 163 hospitals, over 800 clinics and 135 nursing homes. (wikidoc.org)
  • Leading up to implementation of the ACA, the study safety-net hospitals were employing reform strategies that fell into four broad and interrelated categories-financial strategies, delivery system reforms, organizational changes, and infrastructure improvements, with all of the changes focused on insuring the long-term financial viability of the hospital in a changing market. (kff.org)
  • Medicaid Section 1115 waivers for early expansions of coverage and for delivery system reforms have been an important way for the hospitals to obtain new revenues. (kff.org)
  • While the features and requirements of each state's DSRIP waiver is unique, these waivers provide significant amounts of federal Medicaid funding for hospitals (and other providers) that are tied to payment and delivery system reforms, including system redesign, infrastructure development, population health improvements, and quality care improvements. (kff.org)
  • As part of its MACRA-ready solutions, iPatientCare has been recognized as a qualified MACRA-MIPS registry for the year 2017 by CMS, and has a distinguished credit of being selected as a preferred EHR vendor and medical/chiropractic billing company by more than 70,000 users nationwide, numerous hospitals/health systems, federally funded regional extension centers, and in the past by the US Army and NASA Space Medicine. (prweb.com)
  • MedAppz enables healthcare providers to fully manage, utilize, and access patient information by bridging the information access gap between providers, hospitals, and other healthcare organizations. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Health information exchange (HIE) has emerged as a core capability for hospitals and physicians to achieve "meaningful use" and receive stimulus funding. (wikipedia.org)
  • The EMR, in contrast, is the patient record created by providers for specific encounters in hospitals and ambulatory environments, and which can serve as a data source for an EHR. (wikipedia.org)
  • VA hospitals using VistA are one of only thirteen hospital systems that have achieved the qualifications for HIMSS stage 7, the highest level of electronic health record integration, while a non-VA hospital using VistA is one of only 42 US hospitals that has achieved HIMSS stage 6. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health information management's standards history is dated back to the introduction of the American Health Information Management Association, founded in 1928 "when the American College of Surgeons established the Association of Record Librarians of North America (ARLNA) to 'elevate the standards of clinical records in hospitals and other medical institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • ICSA Labs
  • Organizations like CCHIT, InfoGard and ICSA Labs are all certifying EHRs against functional criteria. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • iPatientCare EHR 2014 (2.0) has received 2014 Edition Ambulatory Complete EHR certification by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), in accordance with the applicable eligible professional certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). (prweb.com)
  • clinics
  • Many clinics that have EHRs are starting their decision support efforts by simply turning on preventive care guideline alerts that come with the systems, says Rosemarie Nelson, principal at MGMA Healthcare Consulting Group, Englewood, Colo. These alerts offer reminders about overdue tests, such as mammograms. (information-management.com)
  • 63,750
  • A doctor who adopts electronic health records (EHRS) can receive up to $44,000 under Medicare and $63,750 under Medicaid, while a hospital can receive millions of dollars, depending on its size. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • Title IV of the act promises maximum incentive payments for Medicaid to those who adopt and use "certified EHRs" of $63,750 over 6 years beginning in 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • preventative care
  • Through a partnership with Mobile Medical Care, the center helps to improve access to primary and preventative care to patients around the county regardless of ability to pay. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • This provision permitted the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to form a workgroup in order to obtain broad stakeholder input from across the health care, IT, patients and innovation spectrum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The FDA, ONC, and FCC actively participated in these discussions with stakeholders from across the health care, IT, patients and innovation spectrum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health information privacy (HIP) and security has been a big concern for patients and providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • AHRQ characterized the results of the projects as "timely and relevant to better serve patients with complex health care needs. (apta.org)
  • In 1973, Adventist HealthCare started Adventist Home Care Services, which provides care to patients in their homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International for care of hospitalized patients in four specialty areas - brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, and amputation. (wikipedia.org)
  • An electronic medical record system for ambulatory care of HIV-infected patients in Kenya. (springer.com)
  • Nowhere is this more important than at times of care transition, when patients are transferred from one health setting to another. (hhs.gov)
  • Twenty-three percent of hospitalized patients over the age of 65 are discharged to another institution, and 12% are discharged from hospital with skilled home care services (Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality HCUPnet, 1999). (hhs.gov)
  • Focusing on preventive medicine, healthcare education, and disease management, CarePoint Health System excels in providing patients with 360-Degree Coordinated Care," said Joel Taylor, Corporate CIO of CarePoint Health System. (eclinicalworks.com)
  • Their mission targets prevention as well as intervening care at the onset of an illness, giving the patients of Hudson County the care they deserve. (eclinicalworks.com)
  • Provide patients with an electronic copy of their health information upon request. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department of Vete
  • The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has had automated data processing systems within its medical facilities since before 1985, beginning with the Decentralized Hospital Computer Program (DHCP) information system, including extensive clinical and administrative capabilities. (wikidoc.org)
  • A recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report is calling into question the more than $1 billion that has been spent to modernize the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) health IT system. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has had automated data processing systems, including extensive clinical and administrative capabilities, within its medical facilities since before 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • transitions
  • As national awareness of medical errors and quality deficiencies that occur within particular care settings continues to rise (Institute of Medicine, 2000), expanding evidence points to similar problems that occur during care transitions. (hhs.gov)
  • hospital
  • It changed its name to the Washington Sanitarium and Hospital and added an acute-care hospital building for surgical, obstetric and emergency cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • The move will expand access to care strengthen the partnership between Washington Adventist Hospital and the Food and Drug Administration to collaborate on medical and scientific issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Management explained that this sounds easier than it actually is because many hospital staff have never been required to do this and, in some cases, are philosophically opposed to billing poor people for health care. (kff.org)
  • A hospital can achieve Levels 3 to 6 if it has met all of the application requirements for a single patient care service. (docplayer.net)
  • This includes, for example, vital signs, flow sheets, nursing notes, care plan charting, and/or the electronic medication administration record (e-m-a-r) system are implemented and integrated with the CDR for at least one service in the hospital. (docplayer.net)
  • Integrated, computer-assisted systems designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information concerned with the administrative and clinical aspects of providing medical services within the hospital. (labome.org)
  • Both hospital information systems and Human Resource for Health Information System (HRHIS) are common implementations of HIM. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) was organized in 1961 as the Hospital Management Systems Society (HMSS), an independent, unincorporated, nonprofit, voluntary association of individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Freedom Of
  • The VistA system is public domain software, available through the Freedom Of Information Act directly from the VA website, or through a growing network of distributors. (wikidoc.org)
  • populations
  • Adventist HealthCare is a faith-based organization that provides care to the community at large as well as to high-risk populations such as the uninsured and underserved. (wikipedia.org)
  • management
  • Such programs in cardiac care management (e.g., the "Care Beyond Walls and Wires" program in northern Arizona) have demonstrated impressive results. (ama-assn.org)
  • Our expert teams are comprised of senior executives with extensive experience in clinically-driven revenue cycle management systems including certified billers and coders with managerial capabilities to facilitate client interactions, escalations and SLA. (prweb.com)
  • Integrated data repositories are complex systems developed to solve a variety of problems ranging from identity management, protection of confidentiality, semantic and syntactic comparability of data from different sources, and most importantly convenient and flexible query. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, data from an electronic system can be used anonymously for statistical reporting in matters such as quality improvement, resource management and public health communicable disease surveillance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health information management professionals plan information systems, develop health policy, and identify current and future information needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • specialty
  • IHS and tribal health care facilities are overwhelmingly located in rural and isolated settings with little access to specialty services. (ama-assn.org)
  • certification
  • Students who graduate from an accredited associate's, bachelor's or certificate program are qualified to sit for their respective exams for certification as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) - via graduation from an accredited associate or certification program or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), which requires education through an accredited bachelor or certification program. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • The largest of these programs is the Alaska Federal Health Care Access Network (AFHCAN), which has been in operation since 2001 and has been installed in 250 sites throughout Alaska. (ama-assn.org)
  • incentive
  • Both California and Texas also have Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment or "DSRIP" waivers. (kff.org)