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In this issue:
- PNC Healthcare's Electronic Transaction Update Center
As a healthcare professional, you face an environment that is changing constantly and rapidly. PNC Healthcare is committed to helping you manage these changes with a variety of resources. Our Electronic Transaction Update Center will be updated regularly to meet your need for timely and actionable information. We hope you will visit often. Visit pnc.com/hctransactions
- Electronic Health Records: Status, Needs and Lessons - 2011 Report Based on 2010 Data
The use of electronic health records (EHRs) by medical practices and other organizations in the United States has increased measurably in the past decade. Despite the potential to improve the quality of patient care and enhance practices' financial performance, adoption of the technology has been far from universal. To better understand the current state of EHR use, Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) conducted a study funded by PNC Bank to explore the barriers to and benefits of EHR adoption. Click here to read the study
- HHS Serious About HIPAA Enforcement
Two recent actions by the United States Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") Office of Civil Rights ("OCR") suggest a new commitment to more stringent enforcement of the privacy and security standards. Learn more.
- Interview with the C-Suite
In a recent interview, Michael German, CFO, Lee Memorial Health System, discussed challenges and opportunities facing the healthcare industry today. German was interviewed by Christopher Dochat, VP, PNC Healthcare. The article appeared in the Spring 2011 issue of Sunspots, published by the HFMA Florida Chapter. Read more.
- PNC Launches Hosted Contract Management Service
If you are a healthcare provider revenue cycle manager, managing hundreds of contracts can make your head spin! PNC Healthcare now offers a contract management service to help healthcare providers address the most important aspects of payer contract adherence. Learn more
- National Economic Outlook - July/August 2011 Read more
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July 20 -22
Oregon HFMA Summer Conference
Mt. Bachelor Village
Missouri-St. Louis Joint Fall Conference
Westin Crown Center
Kansas City, MO
Southern California HFMA Fall Conference
Long Beach, CA
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