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HIPAA

HIPAA Concerns for 2015

Healthcare stakeholders are about to face a new frontier in the battle to remain HIPAA compliant and protect PHI and health data – digital. The new digital healthcare landscape is one of the key concerns for payers, providers, and patients as we enter into 2015 and have the opportunity to look back at 2014. Since […] Read More
Renewing Group Health Insurance

Renewing Group Health Insurance – Things to Know

During the 2015 open-enrollment period, employers have many different things to consider when renewing group health insurance. Many of the health law’s provisions impact how employers provide coverage to their employees and how they must continue to maintain it. There are multitudes of ways to provide such coverage, depending on the size of your business. […] Read More
Holiday Health Tips

Holiday Health Tips in the Workplace

The winter holiday season brings joy and cheer but can also bring increased absences, greater workloads and unhealthy behavior amongst the workforce. Employers may not be able to control what happens at employees’ homes with their nutrition and physical activity, but can at least provide tools and incentives with little effort to make their workforces healthy […] Read More
Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance in 2015

2015 is forecasted to be a turbulent year for employer-sponsored health insurance. The opening of the SHOP marketplace coupled with many new employer taxes coming into effect January 1st has got many US employers preparing changes or implementing new protocols to avoid any hard hits to their bottom line. More importantly, their employees must ultimately […] Read More
EHRs & mHealth

EHRs & mHealth Go Hand-in-Hand

In terms of HealthIT, the ‘Arms Race’ is being won by two types of ammunition – EHRs & mHealth. While the race to improve, innovate and attest takes center stage, very few stakeholders have come to realize that each go hand-in-hand. Recent discussions have skewed this idea, as many point to EHRs as scapegoat for a host of […] Read More
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Report: Affordable Marketplace Premiums

A new Commonwealth Fund Report has shed light on the affordability of health insurance plans bought through the marketplace. The report, Are Americans Finding Affordable Coverage in the Health Insurance Marketplaces?, reflects the finding of a survey that was conducted across a representative sample of over 4,000 individuals. The survey tracked people’s experiences shopping for […] Read More

Next Steps for HIPAA in Fighting Data Breaches

The HHS recently faced two HIPAA compliancy settlements that have given arise to questions surrounding the sufficiency of the current provisions surrounding data breaches. As the healthcare landscape rapidly evolved in the last 5 years, the governing regulations over data security, data privacy, and cyber security still lack the required measures of protection. The recent […] Read More
changes healthcare delivery system

US Healthcare System Ranked 11th – Report

A recent report released by the Commonwealth Fund – Mirror, Mirror On The Wall: How the Performance of the U.S. Health Care System Compares Internationally – has ranked 11 countries’ healthcare systems based a number of factors contributing to efficiency and outcomes.  Among the 11 nations studied — Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, […] Read More
Mobile Health

Mobile Health Can Help Contain Healthcare Costs

With Apple’s announcement of its software package to accompany iOS8 – HealthKit – mobile health advocates are one step closer to the healthcare landscape they envisioned. Current State of Mobile Health Mobile health (mHealth) is currently leading the frontline in healthcare technology innovation, and may finally be able to prove its value to not only […] Read More
Health Insights Symposium

Press Release: Health Insights Symposium Fills the Gap in PPACA Preparedness Amongst Employers

June 9, 2014 – Miami, FL The attendees at this month’s Health Insights Symposium were in agreement that many employers are unaware of the required regulations and alternatives available when offering health benefits to employees and their dependents. That’s why they chose to attend – to learn about the impact of healthcare reform on employee […] Read More
PPACA

Employers Not Ready for PPACA Regulations

The state of employer-sponsored health plans remains an issue of concern throughout the US healthcare landscape. With the PPACA inflicting new regulations and mandates on employers offering health benefits to their employees, alternate solutions towards traditional employee health plans are becoming more and more popular. Importance of Employer-Sponsored Benefits The idea of employers contributing towards […] Read More
Health Insights Symposium

Press Release: Introducing the Health Insights Symposium

  Press Release: Introducing the Health Insights Symposium – A recurring event hosted by PayerFusion Holdings LLC To Help Employers Navigate Healthcare Reform. May 2014 – Miami, FL PayerFusion Holdings, L.L.C has announced they will be hosting the Health Insights Symposium, the first in a series of informative events to help employers navigate the intricacies of the Patient Protection […] Read More