Readying for Interoperability Step 4

Develop Your Long-Term Integration Roadmap In our fourth and final step of our blog series, “4 Steps to Evaluating Your Interoperability Readiness”, we will explore what it takes to create a dynamic technology roadmap. At this point in our process, we’ve taken a...

Got Patient Dupes?

When name and birthdate aren’t enough, it’s eMPI to the rescue. When your hospital or healthcare facility has multiple records for a singular patient, you have what we like to refer to as “patient dupes.” This costly mishap is a result of necessary systems in place to...

What’s New in Healthcare and Technology?

Webinar: Technology that Empowers Healthcare industry leaders have been pursuing advanced technology initiatives for over a decade now, and the results are mixed, at best: In a recent survey, only 9% of providers “reported they’ve fully implemented products that meet...

[VIDEO] How Hospitals Benefit from Advent’s Claim Review Services

What are the benefits of working with Advent? Our experts deliver medical claims review services through a flexible model designed to help you in the ways you most need. We focus on clean claims through denial prevention services and viable claims through denial...

[VIDEO] How Insurance Payers Benefit from CAVO Technology

Watch how CAVO® can benefit you CAVO® enables users to search medical records – including images – with instant results. This process effectively increases productivity and decreases administrative costs. And those are only today’s results. CAVO® also plans for future...

Hospitals Spend More After Data Breach, but there is a Fix.

Two recently published reports discuss the high costs healthcare organizations incur due to a data breach. The Department of Health and Human Services estimates that it takes a breached organization a full year to recover. From fines and lawsuits, to having to rebuild...

Eight Reasons to Install an Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Solution

Why consider installing an electronic hand hygiene compliance (EHHC) solution in your hospital? For care providers, hand hygiene compliance is basic. Of course, you know to wash your hands. It’s one of the first things you learned in school, most likely preschool. The...

Downstate featured in HANYs Innovation Spotlight

The Hospital Association of New York’s (HANYS) Innovation Spotlight features hospitals that improve health, enhance quality and reduce costs. BioVigil is proud to partner with SUNY Downstate on achieving impressive outcomes with hand hygiene compliance and reducing...

Smart Utilization – Reviews 'by Exception' and Beyond

Utilization review and case management teams clearly firm goals: effectively managing patient care and supporting the financial well-being of their organizations. Yet these teams are often understaffed and buried in clerical tasks that detract from a patient focus and...

The Future of Utilization Management – Q&A with Michelle Wyatt

This is the second in a two-part interview with P. Michelle Wyatt, DNP, MSN, RN, IQCI, CPHM, who has spent nearly two decades in utilization management and currently serves as Clinical Best Practice Director at XSOLIS, a position which allows her to support and hear...

Lead and Grow in Utilization Management – Q&A with Michelle Wyatt

This is the first in a two-part interview with P. Michelle Wyatt, DNP, MSN, RN, IQCI, CPHM, who has spent nearly two decades in utilization management and currently serves as Clinical Best Practice Director at XSOLIS, a position which allows her to support and hear...

Children’s Hospital on Epic Lowers Patient No-Shows

– Case Study – Children’s Hospital on Epic Lowers Patient No-Shows Nearly 1 in 5 Patients Didn’t Show for Their Appointments One of the largest pediatric hospitals in the United States was using appointment reminders but still facing an 18%-20% no-show rate. Their...

CMS, Interoperability, and The Digital Front Door

It’s a big week for Health IT. HIMSS kicked off its annual conference yesterday in Orlando, gathering thousands of leaders that represent every facet of healthcare and among them, everyone is talking about CMS’ new proposal for advancing interoperability and patient...

Winning and Surviving

Winning at Survivor If you’ve ever seen the reality show, Survivor, hospitals could learn a thing or two. The show features teams of contestants ‘marooned’ to a remote location. They have to work together to collect food and water, build fires, and construct shelters...

Market Map Search on PerceptionHealth.com

I love our platform. It’s the best in the industry and the reason is simple: it’s easy to use. And that’s by design. We built TEAM so that anyone in the healthcare industry can log in to our software and immediately recognize value. Minutes after looking at a hospital...

The Rural Care Network Revenue Problem

Many Americans want to have access to quality care close to where they live.  However, many healthcare providers in rural and exurban America are struggling to keep their doors open and are wrestling with a rural care network revenue problem: declining patient...