Allscripts Milestone Points to Industry Shift to Streamlined Records Processing

“The Times They Are-A Changin’……” Can’t you just hear Bob Dylan singing right now? ….We’re sorry for that! As evidence of the rapidly evolving healthcare space, DataFile Technologies partner Allscripts just announced eChart Courier hit a major milestone with the exchange of 10 million medical records since inception in 2015.  This news spells more opportunity […]

HEDIS Review Season is Here… Let Us Help!

With healthcare reform, HEDIS measurements are how we communicate quality care and these metrics are now published online. Is your organization ready for this level of transparency?  In this recorded webinar, Kathryn Ayers Wickenhauser shares advice to help you alleviate the stress and burden that comes with the HEDIS review and audit season. During the webinar, […]

“On Your MACRA, Get Set, GO!” Webinar Wrap-Up

On behalf of Ben Bull, Kathryn Ayers Wickenhauser, and myself, we enjoyed our time discussing MACRA and the Quality Payment Program with webinar attendees from across the country! Kathryn shares a few additional thoughts from yesterday’s discussion: “Thank you for joining me for “On Your MACRA, Get Set, Go!”.  I hope you found the information beneficial and […]

Office of Civil Rights HIPAA Audits Advance

On Monday July 11th, the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) HIPAA Audits took a step forward in their anticipated program when over 150 Covered Entities were notified of their selection for participation in a “desk” or remote audit.  The selected entities are required to submit documentation by Friday July 22nd, just ten business days following […]

Webinar Recording Available: “The OCR Audits are Coming”

Did you miss today’s webinar? No fear, the recording is available for your reference as we look ahead to upcoming OCR Phase Two Audits! Keep in mind, the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Phase Two Audits don’t have to be scary! The OCR has been fairly transparent about what these 200+ audits over the next […]

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“Right to Access” — Updated OCR and HHS HIPAA Guidance

UPDATE: HHS PUBLISHED CLARIFICATIONS REGARDING THIS $6.50 PROVISION. PLEASE READ THESE IMPORTANT UPDATES HERE.  After the March 23 webinar on this important topic, clients still had very specific questions about the new, additional guidelines. Here are some of the Q&A for your review.    On February 25th, 2016, the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) and Health […]

Webinar: “Right to Access” – Updated HHS HIPAA Guidance

UPDATE: HHS PUBLISHED CLARIFICATIONS TO THE $6.50 PROVISION. READ THESE IMPORTANT UPDATES HERE.   DataFile Technologies hosted an informational webinar for clients on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1:00pm CDT regarding Health and Human Services’ recently issued additional guidance in the form of a FAQ regarding patients’ rights to access their health information under the […]