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HIMSS19 telemedicine developments from American Well, others

Telemedicine remains a hot topic in health IT, and there are plenty of new developments with various telehealth technologies across the show floor at HIMSS19. Integrating with an EHR For example, telemedicine vendor American Well and behavioral health, social services and post-acute EHR vendor Netsmart have debuted a new approach to addressing the growing opioid… Read More »

American Hospital Association among those suing HHS over site neutral payments

The American Hospital Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges are among five healthcare organizations suing the Department of Health and Human Services over site neutral Medicare payments going into effect on January 1, 2019. CMS is planning on reducing payments for off-campus, hospital-based clinics and other facilities that were previously grandfathered to receive… Read More »