Canon Medical Systems USA

  • Switching EHRs becoming norm in healthcare

    Switching EHRs becoming norm in healthcare

    http://medicaleconomics.modernmedicine.com | October 25, 2019


    ​Love them or hate them, electronic health record (EHR) systems are a part of healthcare today. Read More
  • A 5-Point Model for Value-Based Health Care

    A 5-Point Model for Value-Based Health Care

    Marc Harrison - https://hbr.org/ | October 23, 2019


    Many Americans seem to expect politicians or lawmakers to provide a new model for how health care is delivered. The competing political chants of “Repeal Obamacare” and “Medicare For All” represent the vastly different opinions about how to do this. But the answers may instead come from places other than the inner corridors of Washington, D.C. That should not be surprising, given the partisan gridlock sentiment that permeates the capitol. The real solution is too complex to be reduced to simplified campaign slogans. Read More
  • Understanding the connect between poverty, health and healthcare

    Understanding the connect between poverty, health and healthcare

    Ken Fisher, MD - http://medicaleconomics.modernmedicine.com | October 21, 2019


    ​Population health, as described by our federal government via the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not just the absence of sickness or frailty. The CDC has semi-quantitated these components: Read More
  • Value-Based Care Necessitates Shift in Primary Care Staffing Model

    Value-Based Care Necessitates Shift in Primary Care Staffing Model

    Jacqueline LaPointe - https://revcycleintelligence.com | August 13, 2019


    The medical assistant-only model for primary care staffing may be the most cost-effective for practices relying on fee-for-service revenue, but the model will not be able to support value-based care and other sophisticated revenue arrangements, Premier recently reported. Read More
  • OIG Releases Its 2019 Top Recommendations for Health and Human Services Department to Reduce Fraud

    OIG Releases Its 2019 Top Recommendations for Health and Human Services Department to Reduce Fraud

    McGuireWooks LLP - https://www.jdsupra.com | August 13, 2019


    ​Last month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its annual Solutions to Reduce Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in HHS Programs: OIG’s Top Recommendations. This publication outlines the OIG’s top 25 unimplemented recommendations that, in OIG’s view, would most positively affect HHS programs in terms of cost savings, program effectiveness and efficiency, and public health and safety Read More