HealthAxis Blog

14May, 2019

HealthAxis Group to exhibit at AHIP Institute

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HealthAxis Group to exhibit at AHIP Institute Location: Music City Center | Nashville, Tennessee Date: June 19, 2019 – June 21, 2019 HealthAxis Group is teaming up with our newest company, Analytics Partners at the AHIP Institute & Expo 2019. We are showcasing our comprehensive technology platform and services including: our core benefit administration system, web-based self-service portals, business process outsourcing services, and analytic solutions. Together, we are driving out inefficiencies in healthcare by providing alternatives to crippling legacy technologies and outdated ideologies. Join us at booth 719 and experience […]
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15Mar, 2019

HealthAxis Group to exhibit at TIPAAA 24th Annual National Meeting

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HealthAxis Group to exhibit at The Independent Physician Association of America’s 24th Annual National Meeting Location: Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Orlando FL Date: March 21st, 2018 – March 23rd, 2018 HealthAxis Group will be attending the TIPAAA 24th Annual National Meeting to showcase our core stack technology platform including our Core Benefit Administration System and Web-Based Self-Service Portals as well as providing further information on our EHR/PM and Provider Solutions. For more information and to register, visit: https://tipaaa.com/annual-meeting/ About HealthAxis Group, LLC Through its affiliated companies, HealthAxis Group provides outstanding information technology […]
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22Mar, 2018

HealthAxis Group to exhibit at TIPAAA 23rd Annual National Meeting

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HealthAxis Group to exhibit at The Independent Physician Association of America’s 23rd Annual National Meeting Location: Harrah’s Hotel & Casino, New Orleans, LA From Date: March 28, 2018 To: March 30, 2018 HealthAxis Group will be exhibiting at TIPAAA’s 23rd Annual National Meeting at Harrah’s Hotel & Casino in New Orleans, LA March 28-30, 2018, booth #43.  We will be showcasing our core stack technology platform including our Core Benefit Administration System and Web-Based Self-Service Portals as well as providing further information on our EHR/PM and Provider Solutions.  For more information […]
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25Jan, 2018

Providers: Email is main data breach culprit

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A recent survey by Mimecast and HIMSS Analytics states that providers overwhelmingly rank email as the No. 1 source of potential data breaches  “Of physicians who experienced a cyberattack, nearly three in 10 with medium practices reported nearly an entire day of downtime as a result. As with the Mimecast-HIMSS survey, sharing personal health data between providers was a high priority. The survey data also show providers are looking to strengthen security. Nearly all of the respondents, about 95%, said preventing malware and/or ransomware attack is a top priority in […]
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8Jan, 2018

More billing codes, demonstrations help bridge physician payment gap

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In the 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, CMS said it is working incrementally to “identify gaps in appropriate coding and payment for care.” “A new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) report analyzed how CMS has expanded billing codes and demonstrations focused on supporting primary care.  The report said primary care providers (PCPs) involved in CMS demonstrations are getting higher monthly payments. The shift has meant more up-front payments rather than end-of-year bonuses. Those providers are also being held accountable for a wide range of outcomes, but often “not expected to independently […]
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30Oct, 2017

Telehealth could lure more providers to ACOs

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HealthcareDive Insight “Telehealth and alternative payment models are a natural fit for Medicare. CMS wants to tie 50% of the program’s payments to ACOs and other advanced payment models by 2018, and providers are always looking for ways to increase access and quality of care while reducing costs. Next-generation ACOs, for example, waive certain restrictions to promote opportunities for virtual care.” Read the full article. Check out this article and more on social media!
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10Oct, 2017

Healthcare 2020: 8 healthcare questions you need to be prepared to answer

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HealthcareDive – A recap of the National Business Group on Health’s 2017 Business Health Agenda conference “If you didn’t attend the National Business Group on Health’s (NBGH) Business Health Agenda (BHA) conference, you have some catching up to do. The year 2020 may have seemed like an abstract event at one point in time, but it’s now very much a reality — less than three years away. It was also the topic of choice for this year’s BHA, “Healthcare: 2020.” Employer-sponsored healthcare plans will probably still be the norm in […]
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Value-Based Care News
1Sep, 2017

Guides Help Employers Decide on Accountable Care Organization Use

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Value-Based Care News “ACOs have the potential to deliver lower-cost, higher-quality and more consumer-focused health care. However, with over 900 ACOs in the marketplace, and most varying in size, provider-mix, leadership structure, quality measures, performance and other characteristics, employers have many questions about how ACOs deliver value better than the network models they offer today. That’s one of the main reasons we developed these resources.” Read the full article. Check out this article and more on social media!    
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See the technology that is making care transitions better
2Aug, 2017

See the technology that is making care transitions better

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Several technology vendors tout solutions that better link provider and patient while lowering dreaded readmissions Technology has created a new era of care transition that is empowering the post-acute sector while creating a shared sense of responsibility when it comes to the ultimate care of the patient. But although care transition has been a focus for years, it has gained greater prominence due to recent pressures of readmission penalties and prospective payment models that require providers to assume more risk, said Tom Sullivan, MD, chief strategic officer for Rockville, Maryland-based […]
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5 Solutions for Conquering Challenges of Bundled Payment Models
27Feb, 2017

5 Solutions for Conquering Challenges of Bundled Payment Models

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Healthcare information technology in 2017 Payers and providers face various challenges when implementing bundled payment models including mistrust on both sides, low case volumes, difficulties of defining a bundle, and inadequate infrastructure.  Read the full article. Check out this article and more on social media!
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