Category Archives: Payers

New Technology Task Force Seeking Members

by: Pam Jodock, Senior Director, Health Business Solutions, HIMSS The new Health Business Solutions Technology Task Force will review existing and proposed legislative and administrative initiatives through the eyes of the technology needed to support the activity required by the language of … Continue reading

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A Payer Perspective on the Value of HIE

Two members of the HIMSS HIE Toolkit Task Force recently interviewed Marty Hauser, a CEO of a large, multi-hospital organization in the Midwest. Their discussion focused on impact value and operational benefits of health information exchange organizations (HIOs) to the … Continue reading

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Key Attributes for ACO Success with IT

By Matthew Denius, MS, Member, HIMSS Accountable Care Task Force;  and Manager, Financial Product Design, NextGen Healthcare The Technology Association of Georgia’s Health Society, in conjunction with the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and Georgia Department of Economic Development, held … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Marketplaces – Bringing Payers, Providers, and Technology Together in New Ways

Authorized by the Affordable Care Act, and starting in 2014, individuals and employees of small businesses will have access to affordable coverage through a new competitive private health insurance market – the Health Insurance Marketplace (formerly known as Healthcare Insurance … Continue reading

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