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2014-10-24 23:06:44

Visit booth #101 at the NHPCO Clinical Team Conference to see the first fully integrated, easiest to use hospice mobile solution for Androids designed exclusively by, and for clinicians. Ozark, MO (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 HEALTHCAREfirst, the pioneer in cloud-based software and services for hospice care, will be announcing a new mobile solution for Androids at the 2014 National Hospice and Palliative Care (NHPCO) Clinical Team Conference in Nashville, TN this month. Attendees of the NHPCO...

2014-10-24 23:04:05

WEDI announces four new co-chairs to guide WEDI's efforts to help facilitate the implementation of HIPAA/HITECH privacy and security requirements across many variations of covered entities, business associates and interested parties across the healthcare industry. RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange,...

2014-10-24 16:25:33

STONY BROOK, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Softheon, Inc., Softheon today announced that 16 new Health Insurance Carriers, its largest number of new clients, have selected Softheon Marketplace Connector Cloud (MC2) as their ACA integration and implementation platform, within the last 90 days. The company has doubled the number of regional and state based Health Insurance Carriers that represent its Softheon Marketplace Connector Cloud (MC2) client base, compared to the total...

2014-10-24 08:26:07

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RBS Evolution, owner and operator of cancer centers in rural, underserved areas, announced today that two of the company's radiation oncology centers, Peninsula Radiation Oncology Center in Soldotna, AK and Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau, AK, have earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval(® )for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its nationally-recognized standards....

2014-10-23 23:00:48

Halcyon marks fifth acquisition and adds seven locations. ATLANTA, GA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Halcyon Healthcare, a portfolio company of Health Evolution Partners (HEP), and parent company to Halcyon Hospice, has acquired Community Hospice of Mississippi, headquartered in Tupelo, MS. Community Hospice was founded by the brother and sister team of Charles “Buck” Boatner and his sister Marilyn Hicks, and has seven locations throughout the state of Mississippi. Locations include...

2014-10-23 16:27:40

Awards grant & sponsorship worth $75,000+ CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is proud to support Special Olympics Illinois with more than $75,000 in funding: -- A Community Partners Grant of $27,000 will help fund the Special Olympics Healthy Athletes Program®. The Program helps 3,590 athletes with intellectual disabilities, their families and their coaches receive free, vision, hearing, dental,...

2014-10-23 08:36:54

Results from initial months could aid other states still considering expansion ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Right out of the starting gate, Michigan's expansion of health coverage for the poor and near-poor holds lessons for other states that are still on the fence about expanding their own Medicaid programs under the Affordable Care Act, a new analysis shows. In an article in the New England Journal of Medicine, a team of University of Michigan...

2014-10-22 23:00:23

A recent Government Accountability Office analysis and potential Republican takeover of the United States Senate could threaten risk-corridors program funding, reports Atlantic Information Services’s Inside Health Insurance Exchanges. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 With a couple of weeks to go until the November midterm elections and polls predicting Republicans will win back the Senate, the risk-corridors program could be at risk, some industry observers tell Atlantic...

2014-10-22 20:23:28

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthem Blue Cross was served with a lawsuit that was filed by the Law Offices of Theresa Barta in San Diego Superior Court on behalf of Dr. James Ochi, a pediatric otolaryngologist who owns an independent practice in San Diego. Dr. Ochi's lawsuit against Anthem Blue Cross, the largest for-profit health insurer in California, claims that despite being entitled to reimbursement from Anthem Blue Cross as a Non-Participating Provider, Anthem...

2014-10-22 20:23:19

CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With as many as 1.8 million uninsured in Illinois, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is mobilizing its resources across the state to help people better understand insurance coverage options and the financial benefits that may be available to them under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). There's four key points about this year's open enrollment period that people need to be aware of: -- Enrollment Timeline: The enrollment...


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