Upcoming Virtual Health IT Events for Providers
Take advantage of these upcoming online educational events. The webinars are all intended for eligible hospitals or eligible professional and their practices. They are free of charge so register today.
Reduce Financial Risk: Tips for Front Office Survival – Your front office staff are the visible face of your practice—and they’re also one of the keys to clean claims. Reduce financial risk by staffing the front office with the right staff doing the right things—and using the right tools and strategies to optimize telephone communications, scheduling, registration, patient financial clearance, and time-of-service payments. By doing work right the first time, you can avoid claim denials and revenue delays for your practice.
Evaluate the Impact of ICD-10 – ICD-10 has now been live for 22 days. Join them for some helpful tips and tricks to effectively evaluate the impact of ICD-10 on your organization.
The Current and Future State of Interoperability: A Panel Discussion with Industry Thought Leaders – Join HITECH Answers for this upcoming special event. On this webinar, five industry leaders share their thoughts and ideas on how true Interoperability can be achieved. Moderator: Justin Barnes, with Panelists: Jay Eisenstock, Dan Munro, Alan Portela, Mariann Yeager.
Denial Management Strategies in the Wake of ICD-10 – On the day of this webinar, ICD-10 will be live for 27 days. Hopefully, you are thriving and surviving. Change is never easy and it can bring unexpected twists and turns, especially when it comes to denials and the impact they have on your organization. The shift from ICD-9 to ICD-10 is expected to increase denials significantly. Join us for this insightful webinar to learn denial management strategies in the wake of ICD-10 and how to be proactive in reducing your overall denials, and boost productivity.
When: Every Monday at 2pm – 3pm ET
#HealthcareChat covers a variety of healthcare topics picked from hot conversations going on inside the Next Wave Connect Communities and Special guests from Next Wave Connects team of Advisory Council Experts (ACEs) and other industry experts.
When: Every Tuesday, 9 pm ET
#MDchat is for physicians to participate in advancing their understanding of the influences of emerging technologies on our culture, health, privacy, dignity and many other aspects of the human condition. This #MDchat gives physicians opportunities to find each other, crowdsource and just learn how the Twitterverse works.
When: Every Friday, 12 pm ET/11 am CT
Topics are announced @HealthStandards – #HITsm TweetChats, #HITsm is an acronym for “healthcare IT social media” and we focus on current topics that are influencing healthcare technology, health IT, and the use of social media in healthcare.
Vendor and HIT Consultant Events
The following events are hosted by Health IT and EHR vendors and consultants. They are open to the public and we have not been paid to advertise. Presentations could include product marketing.
How to Mature Your Information Risk Management Program – This risks of a data breach have increased dramatically for all organizations, including healthcare. However, even with the increase in data breaches, healthcare is still lax when it comes to information risk management. In the past, healthcare was blissfully unaware that cyber criminals were interested in their data. With the recent headlines (ie. Community Health Systems, Anthem), healthcare is no longer safe. The only way to safeguard the sensitive information within your organization (PHI, PII, credit card data) is to have a robust information risk management program.
Lessons Learned in the Aftermath of ICD-10 – The long anticipated — and often dreaded — ICD-10 transition finally began on Oct. 1, 2015. Now that implementation is over, it’s time to look at how ICD-10 has impacted practices and what lessons we can learn as we move forward.
Control Your Online Reputation Before It Controls You – Can you name the one thing in your practice that can dictate everything from new patient referrals to insurance contract negotiations and recruiting of staff and providers? Your practice’s online reputation is your most important asset, yet it is often ignored, unmanaged or neglected. In this practical, informative live webinar, David Brooks, VP, Marketing, Doctor.com will discuss how to you can measure, control and protect your practice’s reputation.
REC and State HIE Events
These events are hosted by Regional Extension Centers or State Health Information Exchanges. The events could have registration limited to their members. Please check registration requirements on these events.
Meaningful Use in 2015
Get Ahead and Start Your Security Risk Assessment with MeHI’s SRA Tool & Support – Waiting for the CMS Final Rule on Meaningful Use Modifications? Get ahead and complete your security risk assessment, which will remain a required measure even after MU Modifications are finalized. Providers are losing incentive dollars by not meeting the Meaningful Use Privacy & Security Measure. MeHI can help!
The Network Features & Live Demo – Arizona Health-e Connection invites you to see the features of The Network, Arizona’s statewide Health Information Exchange (HIE) and watch a live demo of its capabilities.