Practice Management

Parallon Recognized by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers for Women 2020

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:18pm

Parallon, a leading provider of revenue cycle management services, announced today that it has again been named one of Americas Best Employers for Women 2020 in a collaboration between Forbes and market research firm Statista.

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  • Parallon, a leading provider of revenue cycle management services, announced today that it has again been named one of Americas Best Employers for Women 2020 in a collaboration between Forbes and market research firm Statista.
  • Parallon is committed to ensuring equal access to opportunities and providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our colleagues, said Eric Ward, president and chief executive officer of Parallon.
  • We are proud that women make up such a large percentage of our Parallon family, and we are honored to be recognized nationally as a great employer for these talented individuals.
  • All references to Company, HCA and HCA Healthcare as used throughout this document refer to HCA Healthcare, Inc. and its affiliates.

PRIDE Industries Joins With CMA to Distribute 90 Million Pieces of Critical PPE to California Doctors

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

PRIDE Industries has joined a statewide effort to deliver more than 90 million pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE) to doctors throughout California.

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  • PRIDE Industries has joined a statewide effort to deliver more than 90 million pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE) to doctors throughout California.
  • PRIDE is honored to partner with CMA for this statewide project, said Jeff Dern, CEO of PRIDE Industries.
  • Altais, a health care services company that helps doctors streamline clinical administration, is providing financial support for the PPE distribution.
  • About PRIDE Industries: PRIDE Industries is the leading employer of people with disabilities in the country.

Pamela Raley Promoted to Senior Vice President at Beacon Healthcare Systems

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 6:44pm

Beacon Healthcare Systems announced today the promotion of Pamela Raley to the position of senior vice president, revenue and client management.

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  • Beacon Healthcare Systems announced today the promotion of Pamela Raley to the position of senior vice president, revenue and client management.
  • Over her more than two-decade career, Raley has held leadership positions in some of the countrys most well-known and highly respected organizations.
  • This has included serving as vice president of advertising sales and marketing for both Disney Internet Group and Hearst Digital Media and senior vice president/chief revenue officer for Newsweek Inc.
  • Immediately prior to joining Beacon in 2018 as vice president of sales, marketing and account management, Raley was chief revenue and marketing officer for Goode Rider in New York.

InteliChart Selected by The Oregon Clinic to Enhance Patient Engagement Experience

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 6:36pm

InteliChart, the leader in patient engagement technologies, is pleased to announce that The Oregon Clinic (TOC), a physician-owned multi-specialty medical provider with more than 270 providers, has selected InteliCharts Healthy Outcomes to enhance the engagement experience of their healthcare consumers and patients.

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  • InteliChart, the leader in patient engagement technologies, is pleased to announce that The Oregon Clinic (TOC), a physician-owned multi-specialty medical provider with more than 270 providers, has selected InteliCharts Healthy Outcomes to enhance the engagement experience of their healthcare consumers and patients.
  • InteliChart and The Oregon Clinic are aligned by our mutual focus on the experience of todays healthcare consumer, said Gary Hamilton, InteliChart CEO.
  • With the way our Patient Portal, Patient Intake, and Patient Notify solutions work together, TOC will now reap the benefits of an orchestrated approach to engagement.
  • The Healthy Outcomes solution suite consists of Patient Portal, Patient eVisit, Patient Intake, Patient Notify, Patient Survey and Patient Activate.

HubMD Partners with the Inland Empire Health Plan, Expanding Virtual Care to Support Patients and Physicians During the Pandemic

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 2:00pm

has partnered with Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) to expand eConsult services and increase access to specialty care for IEHP members.

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  • has partnered with Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) to expand eConsult services and increase access to specialty care for IEHP members.
  • Through this PCP-Specialist dialog, all patients gain virtual access to specialty care and can obtain referrals in a quicker, more efficient manner.
  • In July 2020, IEHP onboarded 134 board-certified specialist physicians to its network through HubMD, a virtual care multi-specialty medical group, to increase access to specialty care.
  • HubMDs partners include WISE Healthcare, a virtual care services provider, and with the IEHP-selected eConsult vendor, SafetyNet Connect (SNC).

Streamline Expands Its Pennsylvania Client Base and Welcomes Tiffany Griffiths, Psy.D. & Associates to the SmartCare User Community

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 3:00pm

& Associates and Streamline have formalized an agreement to provide SmartCare as the agencys next electronic health record (EHR) solution.

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  • & Associates and Streamline have formalized an agreement to provide SmartCare as the agencys next electronic health record (EHR) solution.
  • With SmartCares integrated software, clean billing claims will run through the revenue cycle greatly reducing the amount of manual intervention required.
  • We are excited to move forward with implementation and are looking forward to a successful partnership, said Dr. Tiffany Griffiths, CEO/ President, Tiffany Griffiths, Psy.D.
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    We are excited to welcome Tiffany Griffiths to our growing list of Pennsylvania partners.

DermTech, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 9:01pm

Billable sample volume of 3,228 was a 12% increase over the 2,875 recorded for the second quarter of 2019 and a 44% sequential decrease compared to the first quarter of 2020.

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  • Billable sample volume of 3,228 was a 12% increase over the 2,875 recorded for the second quarter of 2019 and a 44% sequential decrease compared to the first quarter of 2020.
  • Assay revenue of $0.6 million was a 128% increase from the second quarter of 2019 and a 19% sequential decrease compared to the first quarter of 2020.
  • Our billable sample volumes increased steadily in May and June of 2020 and recovered to pre-pandemic levels in July 2020.
  • We had approximately 900 unique ordering clinicians in Q1 2020 and 620 unique ordering clinicians in Q2 2020.