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Case Study: Saint Luke’s Health System – Tapping the Power of Analytics to Help Boost Clean Claim Rates, Reduce Rejections

Revenue Cycle , RelayHealth Financial , EMR , EHR , Analytics , RelayAsssurance , RelayAnalytics Acuity , Claims management , Claims submission , Denial prevention

As it prepared to transition to a new EMR, Saint Luke’s Health System needed the ability to actively monitor specific revenue cycle KPIs and establish benchmarks to keep revenue on track–both during and after the migration.

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The Interoperability Evolution

Posted by Arien Malec - Vice President, Strategy and Product Marketing on April 8, 2016

Interoperability , HITECH Act , EHR , CommonWell , FHIR , person-centered interoperability

The current state of interoperability is not unlike Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." In the history of clinical medicine, we have more interoperability than ever before — more electronic data is flowing in more places for more purposes. Yet, there's also more frustration about the state of interoperability leading to more attention across our industry and our country than ever before.

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Beware the EMR “Ripple Effect”

EHR , EMR , Revenue Cycle , RelayHealth Financial

Complex, multi-phased EHR-EMR conversions often present opportunities to introduce new systems and technologies that lie outside of the system—including revenue cycle management. But what may appear to be an upgrade to a system that is better matched to the new EHR isn’t always that.

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Five Strategies for Maintaining a Healthy Revenue Cycle During an EMR Transition

RelayHealth Financial , Revenue Cycle , Revenue Cycle Management , EHR , EMR

You’ve heard the horror stories, now learn how making clinical and financial data “inseparable” can help ensure a smooth migration that doesn’t derail the revenue cycle. Providers can help ensure that clinical and financial systems are in sync by applying five simple strategies for maintaining healthy revenue during an EMR transition.

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Unifying Patient Identity Across Organizational Boundaries

Posted by Chris Ingersoll - Vice President, Clinical Architecture on June 5, 2015

Patient identity , RelayHealth Enterprise Patient Portal , patient portal , XMPI , patient engagement , EHR

In 2013, the Centers for Disease Control reported that nearly 80% of healthcare providers had implemented an electronic health record (EHR) system. Industry leaders believe that the ability to digitize data at the point of care is an important—and necessary—step toward the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI) Triple Aim: improving patient experience and population health while lowering costs.

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Transforming Digital Prescribing To Deliver Patient-centered Care

ePrescribing , patient-centered , EHR , value-based care

As the healthcare industry continues to undergo a significant evolution, one area ripe for change is today's prescribing environment. Examining current trends can help us understand how digital prescribing may evolve over the next one to three years: the ongoing adoption of health information systems and related reinforcement of standards and connected information flow offers opportunity to transform electronic prescribing while improving patient access and lowering care costs.

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