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EDI Modernization

Status Quo, The Enemy Of EDI And Integration Efficiency

Posted by Brad Loetz on Apr 4, 2019 1:33 PM

If it is not broke don't fix it, right? Well, it depends on what one defines as broke, and when it is broke, how one fixes it.

Two examples serve as excellent illustrations with the first being from a builder friend of mine with a client trying to cut a budget corner against his advice, and the second being one of my own costly lessons.

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FHIR 101: What Healthcare Organizations Should Know about Interoperability

Posted by Brooke Lester on Apr 2, 2019 1:15 PM

While variety might be the spice of life, different formats of data make it difficult to exchange data between healthcare providers and insurance companies. That is why the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR) was created.

FHIR has generated a great deal of excitement among vendors in the healthcare IT industry. Read on to learn what it is, why it was developed, and how it is used to improve interoperability in the healthcare ecosystem.

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How to Understand the HIPAA EDI Rule

Posted by Brooke Lester on Mar 12, 2019 11:11 AM

The Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) created a seismic shift in the American healthcare system with its introduction in 1996. Before that point, there was no national law regarding patient data security. HIPAA also introduced the “EDI Rule,” which requires that any covered entity that transmits data electronically must use EDI.

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What Is Healthcare EDI and Why Does It Matter?

Posted by Brooke Lester on Mar 5, 2019 5:13 PM

What sorts of things come to mind when you think about healthcare?  I hope you think of lifesaving technologies and procedures as well as dedicated, tireless staff whose goal is to help patients live better lives. If you are in the healthcare industry, you might think of all of that, but you cannot forget about the paperwork.

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2 Factors That Can Impact Your Ability to Advance EDI Capabilities

Posted by Brad Loetz on Mar 6, 2018 11:02 AM

The first step to more closely aligning your EDI capabilities with the overarching goals and objectives of your organization is to examine your current state. Once you define your strengths and weaknesses and have a clear understanding of client requirements, the business strategy, executive expectations, perceptions of IT, and the CIO's goals, you can begin visualizing your desired future state and put together an improvement plan.

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