||Nurse-led triage of new sleep referrals is associated with lower risk of potentially contraindicated sleep testing: a retrospective cohort study
||... of specialty care referrals often outstrips specialists‚Äô capacity. The Department of Veterans Affairs launched a system of referral coordination to augment our workforce, empowering registered nurses to use decision support tools to triage specialty referrals . While task shifting may improve access, there is limited evidence regarding the relative quality of nurses‚Äô triage decisions to ensure such management is safe. Objective Within the specialty of sleep medicine, we compared ...
||Amazon, Crossover Health expand health centers to 5 states
||... to five cities across the U.S.‚ÄùCrossover Health provides full-spectrum acute, chronic, and preventive primary care, same day pediatrics, prescriptions, vaccinations, behavioral health services, physical therapy, health coaching, and care navigation for specialty referrals and diagnostic services.Through the Neighborhood Health Center program Amazon and Crossover Health have launched 17 new health centers in five cities across the country: Dallas-Fort Worth, TX; Phoenix, AZ; Louisville, KY; and ...
||The Free Clinics expands footprint in Polk County, seeks volunteers
||... was not available for in-person clients immediately due to previous coronavirus stay-at-home restrictions, according to Community Relations Coordinator Sarah Friedell. Eligible Polk County residents can at this time receive medication assistance, specialty referrals and case management from the Polk office, but no providers are on site. The Free Clinics is seeking a few individuals to help with reception-type duties on Monday and Wednesday mornings starting in ...
||RN Care Coordinator - Addictions Services
||... with providers/clinical teams to identify target patient population for care coordination based on eCW reports, lab/diagnosis criteria, and individual recommendations. Collaborate with care team regarding patient plan of care issues, testing or specialty referrals or f/u. Coordinate process for outreach to patients with care opportunities; link patients with cultural and community resources to facilitate referrals for needs identified, and assist with problem solving for social and financial ...
||IT Systems Analyst I Wanted in West Melbourne!
||... regardless of their ability to pay. By offering services on a sliding-fee scale, BHA has provided primary care service, behavioral health services, limited dental services, diagnostic services, resource management services, medication assistance, and specialty referrals to Brevard County’s economically disadvantaged residents since March of 2005. Brevard County’s best kept secret! Come join us for an exciting career in healthcare! Our objective is to provide a primary health care home ...
||Veterinary Technician Lead - USA-NC-Durham
||upload resume: Profile The Triangles premier emergency and specialty hospital is seeking a highly motivated, highly skilled registered veterinary technician to join our team as a Floor Lead for our Specialty Services. We provide 24-hour emergency service and specialty referrals in surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, oncology, critical care and radiology. As we continue to grow, we are expanding our Floor Lead team by adding a Specialty Floor Lead that ...
||Modern Internal Medicine of Frederick Offers Modern Medicine the Old-Fashioned Way
||... many other services and money-saving discounts. Direct Primary Care encourages patients to seek medical care early and often which has been shown to prevent high cost encounters including: emergency room visits, hospital stays, specialty referrals , and imaging studies. Modern Internal Medicine breaks down the cost barrier by providing wholesale discounts to save patients money including: lab panels for about 20 dollars (retail $150,) medications for as low as $2 ...
||Clinical Administrative Coordinator - Telecommute in Louisiana - UnitedHealth Group - New Orleans, LA
||... standards while maintaining good attendance Receive care coordination notification cases for non - clinical assessment / intervention and provides appropriate triage Process out of network requests for consideration of in network level of benefits for physician specialty referrals for appropriate products Process notification requirements for outpatient procedures, home health, DME, transition of care, and network gap issues Determine benefit coverage issues based on employer group contracts Set up / document / triage cases for ...
||Characteristics of Patients Referred To A Specialized Headache Clinic
||... in Szigetvar, accepting referrals from 3 primary hospitals, 4 general outpatient clinics and 25 general practitioners, overall covering more than 70000 patients in South West Hungary 4 . Recent studies showed the increasing rate of specialty referrals and advanced imaging for simple headache which can result in unnecessary hospital admissions 1 , 6 . Patients may have to take a long journey until getting to a specialist to receive appropiate treatment 1 , 6 ...
||Providers Often Fail At Tracking Diagnostic Testing and Specialty Referrals
||Providers Often Fail At Tracking Diagnostic Testing and Specialty Referrals January 22, 2020 Facebook An industry workgroup research group has concluded that despite the availability of HealthIT tools, many organizations don’t have a comprehensive, useful view of their diagnostic testing and specialty referral processes. The group’s work focused on identifying gaps, failure points or breaks in their diagnostic testing and specialty referral processes, addressing these gaps, then using health IT ...
||Failure to Track Diagnostic Results Puts Patients
||... facilities across all care settings The Partnership invited ambulatory care sites to follow one of its safe practice recommendations—implement IT solutions to track key areas—for the tracking of diagnostic test results and specialty referrals . The overarching goal was to improve results tracking using the technologies at hand, and ultimately, to improve the timeliness and accuracy of diagnoses. Three sites began the process; two followed the project to completion ...
||Primarily Care: What Mattered in a 40-Year Primary Care Career
||... the most antipathy toward the primary care physicians. This ended when they got to know us and realized that we were as talented as everyone else, and that we also controlled to whom the specialty referrals were directed. The next threat to primary care was the rise of health maintenance organizations (HMOs). Early on, it was feared that HMOs would undermine the patient-physician relationship because of the divided loyalties ...
||(USA-IN-Evansville) Insurance Authorization Coordinator
||... and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: -Reviews the medical necessity for each patient activity and service, including radiological and specialty referrals and daily hospital admissions for appropriateness. Reschedules appointments as necessary. -Obtains insurance authorization and pre-certification for services. -Works to prevent payment denials and delays though understanding of payment plans and contracts for patient ...
||(USA-CA-Vacaville) Occupational Health Technician Certified On-Call - Grade 215
||... for treatment plan, test results, and respond to inquiries in regard to Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Services. Provide support in coordination of care to Physicians and patients. Answer calls, schedule appointments including specialty referrals , and register patients based on facility/clinic protocol. Submit reports to employers, insurance carriers, case managers and utilization review companies. Coordinate OH&S Services and maintain records and database. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP ...
||Specialty Referrals in the Alabama Coordinated Health Network (ACHN)
||PDF Version TO: All Medicaid Enrolled Providers Alabama Coordinated Health Networks (ACHNs) began operation on October 1, 2019, and recipients were attributed to providers enrolled with Medicaid on that date. Referrals to specialists will continue to be required in the ACHN Program. Below are several key items related to the referral process that specialists need to be aware of during the transition to the ACHN Program: · Referrals dated prior to ...
||(USA-NJ-Dover) Patient Account Rep - Full-Time
||Job Information Prime Healthcare Patient Account Rep - Full-Time in Dover , New Jersey Reviews all patient charts for accuracy of patient and billing information. Distribution of all billing to appropriate personnel. Reviews and performs follow-up on all authorizations, specialty referrals , and Dr.-s dictated notes. Communicates clearly and efficiently by telephone. Maintains a current knowledge of contracts and state Worker's Compensation fee schedules. Operates a computer to input and ...
||TriCare specialty referrals mismanaged, GAO finds
||Print The U.S. Defense Department fails to appropriately track and coordinate referrals to private specialists for its beneficiaries part of its managed care plan, according to a new U.S. Government Accountability Office report. The report released this week determined that data regarding the process and tracking of beneficiary referrals to specialists was "incomplete and unreliable." Specifically, the GAO found that the five military treatment facilities they reviewed only received between ...
||Care Costs 6-7% Lower for Complex Patients Treated by NPs, PAs
||... NPs and PAs generate higher care costs compared to physicians, researchers stated. Some industry experts argue that NPs and PAs actually increase costs of care because they tend to use more diagnostic tests and specialty referrals , as well as generate more return visits. Others also say that the advanced practice providers are less equipped to manage acute illness exacerbations, resulting in costly, preventable utilization of healthcare services. The beliefs have ...
||Indianapolis Airport Authority Selects OurHealth for Near-site Clinic Solution
||... employee well-being and reduce long-term healthcare costs for employers. OurHealth customers see an average savings of 20 percent on healthcare costs, mostly in the form of reduced emergency room visits, savings on specialty referrals and reduced drug costs. Its growing roster of clients includes OneAmerica, Genesys (formerly Interactive Intelligence), Ice Miller LLP, the City of Indianapolis and the City of Charlotte. OurHealth was founded in 2009 to solve ...
||Bosma Enterprises Selects OurHealth for Near-site Clinic Solution
||... employee well-being and reduce long-term healthcare costs for employers. OurHealth customers see an average savings of 20 percent on healthcare costs, mostly in the form of reduced emergency room visits, savings on specialty referrals and drug costs. Its growing roster of clients includes OneAmerica, Genesys (formerly Interactive Intelligence), IceMiller, the City of Indianapolis and the City of Charlotte. OurHealth was founded in 2009 to solve three problems in ...