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.
Strategies for Handling the Increase in Patient Responsibility – Health plans with high deductibles are the fastest growing type of health insurance in the United States. In 2015, HDHPs made up 85% of all plans sold on the ACA’s health insurance exchanges. As a result, your patients’ share of financial responsibility continues to increase—and your organization’s financial performance depends on your ability to collect it. Avoid the pitfalls of greater patient financial responsibility—and get paid faster and more fully—by putting these top strategies to work in your organization. Join ZirMed Product Managers Jay Garmon and Riley Matthews for this in-depth look into ZirMed applications.
2015 ACO Survey Results Webinar – Since 2013, eHealth Initiative and Premier have surveyed public and commercial accountable care organizations to better understand how ACOs are leveraging health information technology to achieve cost savings and quality improvement. This year’s survey is focused on interoperability and data use. Please join them for a webinar presentation of key findings from the survey and a panel discussion about the results.
ICD-10: Planning the Final Steps – ICD-10 will be here soon! Join ICD-10 expert Crystal Ewing and learn how to prepare for the last steps of implementation, including: Setting up a “war room” or command center, defining critical go-live tasks, ensuring effective contingency planning.
When: Every Friday, 11 am CT/12 pm ET.
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.
The Critical Difference: HIPAA Security Evaluation v. HIPAA Security Risk Assessment – Numerous experts have advised that the best way to get started with your compliance program is to take stock of where you are today. Unfortunately, the advice includes many terms used interchangeably to complete a Compliance Assessment, Security Evaluation, Risk Assessment, Risk Analysis, Compliance Analysis. This webinar ends the confusion by identifying the types of evaluations required by the HIPAA Security Final Rule (and Meaningful Use Stage I and Stage 2 Requirements) and explaining the differences.
Illuminating the data You Need to Thrive in a Value-Based World – Curious how you can take advantage of billing and reimbursement changes that emphasize population health management? Take a glimpse into the future of population health during the Greenway Community webinar, where you’ll see how the population health solution works with any EHR to interpret data, so providers can identify and act on opportunities to improve patient wellness while achieving financial goals.
CHCs – Is Your Health IT Solution Measuring Up? – Is your Community Health Center able to provide the best care possible? Or is your Health IT solution getting in the way? Do you have support issues? Do you have functionality problems? Is your system integrated? Interoperable? These are all questions that we will guide you through in this hour-long session. The session will be moderated by Tom Farmer, Specialty Director for Community Health at NextGen Healthcare.
Your Technology – Probably a False Sense of Security (and Compliance) – Think your health data is secure? Think you are compliant with HIPAA and Meaningful Use? Think again. Mike Semel, HIPAA and Security expert, will discuss what many organizations falsely believe about their technology, and what you can do to get facts and fix your hidden problems.
Protect Your Practice & Reputation: How NOT To Fail Your HIPAA/Meaningful Use Audit – According to HHS, 70% of the market is not HIPAA compliant, while CMS states that 79% of Meaningful Use Audits result in failure. Find out why and how to avoid common mistakes. Learn about secrets and tips to protect your reputation and avoid fines. This special webinar will be presented by a panel of HIPAA veterans bringing you their decades of experience.
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.
ICD-10 It’s Coming…Are You Prepared?