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WEDI elects 3 new board members, re-elects 8

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Knowledge Center WEDI elects 3 new board members, re-elects 8 December 5, 2017 The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange selected three new members to serve on its board of directors. WEDI, a nonprofit that focuses on interoperability and healthcare information exchange, serves as an advisor to HHS. Its board of directors includes payers, providers, government regulators and…

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A Look Inside WEDI and its Collaboration with the Health IT Industry

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Knowledge Center A Look Inside WEDI and its Collaboration with the Health IT Industry August 14, 2017 Every healthcare encounter is a collaboration: between patient and provider, physician and lab tech, patient and support staff. Each participant in the healthcare spectrum plays a vital role that supports quality outcomes. The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange…

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Prior Authorization Key Topic at WEDI 2017

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Knowledge Center Prior Authorization Key Topic at WEDI 2017 May 8, 2017 As the call for prior authorization reform continues to make headlines and drive high-level conversations among healthcare industry stakeholders, the discussion surrounding the topic will continue at WEDI 2017- Driving Solutions in a Changing Healthcare Environment. To read more, visit Health IT Answers. Back…

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WEDI Connection: April 2017 Newsletter

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Knowledge Center WEDI Connection: April 2017 Newsletter April 28, 2017 To read the full monthly WEDI Connection Newsletter, visit April 2017 Newsletter. Back to Knowledge Center Categories Articles Comment Letters Issue Brief Press Releases Uncategorized White Paper Recent Posts WEDI Announces Additional Details for Winter Conference WEDI Announces Additional Details for Winter Conference WEDI Announces Additional…

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WEDI pushes for cultural change to fix the healthcare industry cybersecurity vulnerabilities

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Knowledge Center WEDI pushes for cultural change to fix the healthcare industry cybersecurity vulnerabilities March 21, 2017 Citing the growing number of cybersecurity attacks directed toward the healthcare industry, a national health IT organization called for a culture change to cybersecurity defense and urged providers to look beyond basic standards. Despite widespread adoption of health…

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WEDI Issues Brief on Introduction to Telehealth Codes

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Knowledge Center WEDI Issues Brief on Introduction to Telehealth Codes January 11, 2017 WEDI, a leading authority on the use of gezondheid IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange has issued an educational issue brief on an Introduction to Telehealth Codes. This issue brief was developed by the WEDI Innovative Encounters Workgroup with the intention to…

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WEDI Releases Issue Brief On Intro To Telehealth Codes

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Knowledge Center WEDI Releases Issue Brief On Intro To Telehealth Codes January 10, 2017 Educational resource provides introductory information on codes for telehealth services, development of codes for telehealth services, and challenges with telehealth coding WEDI, the nation’s leading authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced the…

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ICD‐10 Testing for Small Providers

Knowledge Center ICD‐10 Testing for Small Providers February 24, 2015 This white paper provides a starting point for small physician practices performing ICD- 10 testing. (CMS defines a small physician/provider practice as having one to five physicians providing single or multi-specialty services.) This paper categorizes testing tasks under who, what, where, when, why and how…

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