Considerations for EMR Implementations

Joe Velderman

In today’s long-term care industry, providers are diligently working to implement electronic medical record (EMR) solutions. While the cornerstone of an EMR implementation is the software that drives functionality and … Continue Reading →


Illinois Medicaid is scheduled to move to a new payment system

Joan McCarthy

Illinois Medicaid is scheduled to move to a new payment system in January 2014 or before. The new methodology uses a 48 RUG grouper system. The 48 Medicaid RUG categories … Continue Reading →


Choosing the right solution when upgrading your healthcare wireless network

ProviNET

LANS, WANS or Mobile Broadband As the healthcare industry prepares for the 2015 U.S. Governmental EHR/EMR Compliancy, long-term care communities are finding it necessary to upgrade or add an enterprise … Continue Reading →


Transitioning from outsourced billing program to in-house centralized billing program

Joan McCarthy

Revenue cycle management and financial outcomes are tied directly to efficient information sharing between clinical and operational systems and financial systems. Having a clearly-defined process for sharing this information beginning … Continue Reading →