Data

May 29, 2020
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit affirmed a district court decision dismissing a False Claims Act lawsuit brought by data analysis company Integra Med Analytics against Dallas-based Baylor Scott & White Health for allegedly using inflated codes to bill Medicare.
Apr 22, 2020
The Health Resources and Service Administration announced that the National Practitioner Data Bank will reimburse entities that conducted queries (one-time and continuous) via query credits, retroactive to March 1, 2020, and lasting through May 31.
Mar 9, 2020
The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services finalized rules to promote electronic health information exchange.
Mar 9, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the ONC final rule.
Feb 24, 2020
Sorting through vast data quickly and accurately is a challenge for many hospitals and health systems. In data analytics, it s important to start small and build on successes and capabilities.
Feb 18, 2020
With rising health care costs, the need to increase efficiency and reduce waste and variability across care delivery without sacrificing outcomes is imperative.
Jan 9, 2020
Almost 8.3 million people selected a 2020 health plan through www.HealthCare.gov during open enrollment, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said in an update yesterday.
Jul 8, 2019
More accurate diagnoses in less time. More effective treatments as the first option. Clinicians with the ability to practice at the top of their license and the time to connect meaningfully with patients. These are just a few of the benefits artificial intelligence could bring to health care.
Jul 8, 2019
Although we track AI closely here at the AHA Center for Health Innovation, we appreciated this primer on AI overheard at Aspen Ideas Health.