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One Way to Solve the No-Show Problem

MEDICAL PRACTICE INSIDER – (January 26, 2015) – We’ve all seen the dire predictions that the U.S. will have a doctor shortage of about 130,000 physicians by 2025. But is that really the case when you factor in under-capacity? Physician practices have considerably higher no-show rates than many other businesses, whether it’s airline travel or […]

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How MyHealthDirect Achieved HITRUST Certification

Healthcare organizations of all sizes work diligently to ensure that they remain HIPAA-compliant while also providing high-quality patient care. There are security, privacy, and regulatory guidelines that must be adhered to, and implemented in with ever-evolving technology. The process is hardly easy, but is one that is crucial to protecting patients’ protected health information (PHI). […]

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MyHealthDirect Achieves HITRUST Certification, Demonstrating Commitment to Secure Patient Access

NASHVILLE, TN – MyHealthDirect is the first patient access solutions organization to achieve HITRUST’s HIPAA-compliant security certification.  HITRUST certifies technology organizations through a multi-year evaluation process, ensuring they meet strict security, privacy and regulatory guidelines set forth in the Common Security Framework. As consumers and the healthcare industry continue to leverage cutting-edge technology to access […]

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MyHealthDirect Raises $8 Million in Additional Capital to Further Scale its Patient Access Solutions

NASHVILLE, TN – (October 6, 2014) – MyHealthDirect announced today its next round of growth funding to continue rapid expansion of its patient access solutions. Current partners, Chrysalis Ventures and Arboretum Ventures provided equity funding, and new partner, Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), provided a senior credit facility to support growth. In its mission to improve […]

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WellCare And MyHealthDirect Make It Easier And More Convenient To Schedule Doctors’ Appointments In Georgia

Initiative Designed to Improve Quality of Care and Drive Cost Savings  Tampa, Fla. (March 10, 2014) — WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) today announced that it is working with MyHealthDirect to make scheduling doctors’ appointments easier and more convenient for its members and health care providers in Georgia. WellCare Medicaid and Medicare Advantage members […]

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MyHealthDirect featured on Bloomberg TV, January 6, 2014

Jan. 6 (Bloomberg) — Chrysalis Ventures Chairman and Managing Director David Jones discusses technology and health care on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg). http://www.bloomberg.com/video/health-care-there-s-an-app-for-that-j3SRV31XSPye5x2wItnu4Q.html    

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VIDEO: Working Together to Reduce Avoidable ED Visits in Milwaukee

The Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality is an Aligning Forces for Quality alliance and a partner in the Milwaukee Health Care Partnership’s Emergency Department Care Coordination Initiative—a community effort that uses care coordination and health IT to connect Medicaid and uninsured patients who visit the ED with a primary medical home. Video credit to Robert […]

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MyHealthDirect Appoints Tom Cox to CEO Former Healthways COO Adds National Industry and Network Expertise

July 9, 2012 — MyHealthDirect, the nation’s first and only healthcare scheduling exchange, announced today that its board of directors has appointed Tom Cox, a current MyHealthDirect board member, to the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1, 2012.  Cox will replace MyHealthDirect founder Jay Mason, who will remain with the company and continue […]

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Amerigroup Maryland Members Increase Use of Wellness Services through MyHealthDirect

Brookfield, WI – February 26, 2013 – MyHealthDirect today announced it has contracted with Amerigroup Community Care of Maryland (Amerigroup Maryland) to develop on-line scheduling with the company’s network providers to improve access to wellness care for Amerigroup Maryland members. Data has shown that the members obtaining well-care appointments through Amerigroup Maryland’s on-line scheduling connectivity […]

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