Medicare Advantage Swells in 2018

The Medicare Advantage plan offered by private companies is on the rise in the year 2018. A Medicare Advantage plan covers all benefits of Medicare Part A and Part B. It should cover all the benefits provided by the original Medicare plan. The following are included in a Medicare Advantage plan: Special Needs Plans Medical …

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Emerging And Converging Digital Health

Traditional healthcare has evolved and continues to do so with the help of converging technologies. This evolution of medicine is likely to present several opportunities in the years to come. However, the problems associated with such a revolution must not be overlooked. On the other hand, challenges created by converging trends in healthcare must not …

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Artificial Intelligence Could Revolutionize the Pre-Authorization Process

Simply put, one of the biggest and most bothersome issues faced by providers and payers in the healthcare industry is the onerous procedure of pre-authorization. These pre-authorizations for medication and treatments are time-consuming and costly. Physicians spend an estimated 20 hours per week on pre-authorization activities that cost around $83,000 in annual overheads per physician. …

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eMedicare to Revolutionize Medicare with New Approach!

Technology has become an immense part of our daily lives, with an overwhelming moderation of reliability and efficiency. Our dependency on technology, over the past years, has completely shifted from want to a necessity. Seamless, smart-to-use and customized online experiences have revolutionized the ways of our electronic interactions and approach. Following the requirement, in late …

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Ways to Reduce the Risk of a Suit

Suits are quite common in the profession of healthcare as well. Whether it be angered employees or dissatisfied customers, hospitals are always at a risk of a suit. However, there are ways to minimize this risk.  Here are few things you can do: Employee handbook should be well-written Take time when writing the employee handbook. …

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$4.3 Million Fine to HHS for Data Breaches

Data breach is a serious offense when it comes to patient-related information. After all, health-related information of patients is sensitive and can do a lot of harm if it ends up in the wrong hands. For instance, pharma companies can use the insight to tug at strings that are best known to be effective in …

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