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The last mile in population health

Becker’s Health IT & CIO Review, Nov. 28, 2016 – Chris Lukasiak – A focus on population health has been a key factor for many organizations trying to reduce costs. In fact, a study by HIMSS shows that 81% of providers currently employ initiatives to intervene with at-risk patients. One of the most effective strategies leverages […]

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Vanderbilt Bone and Joint and MyHealthDirect Partner to Enhance Patient Access

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vanderbilt Bone and Joint (VBJ), a full service orthopedic clinic that is part ofVanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), and MyHealthDirect, a leading provider in patient access solutions, announced a new partnership today to provide patients the ability to schedule online with VBJ physicians. Under this new partnership, MyHealthDirect will […]

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Matching patients with the right provider

Health IT Outcomes, Sept. 30, 2016 – Sanju Pratap – To arrive in Chicago in time for a 1 p.m. meeting on Tuesday, planning your trip is simple. Check your preferred airline’s website and book the flight that best suits your travel needs. Some may first visit a site like Kayak.com to cross-check multiple sites […]

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7 ways to improve employees’ technology adoption

Written by Jason Kressel, SVP Product and Account Management, MyHealthDirect | August 17, 2016 The same cycle is playing out over and over again at hospitals and healthcare organizations across the country. An email from a senior executive is sent to employees describing a new technology solution that will soon be implemented across the business, […]

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MyHealthDirect Announces a First-of-Its-Kind Healthcare Scheduling Integration with Microsoft Office 365

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — MyHealthDirect today introduced a real-time scheduling integration with Microsoft Office 365. With this technology, more than 1.2 billion users and 100 million app users will now be able to directly incorporate medical appointments into their Microsoft Office 365 calendars. The introduction of this convenience reflects MyHealthDirect’s mission to […]

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The Financial Impact of Losing Patient Referrals

Written by Lance Fusacchia, CFO, MyHealthDirect | July 8, 2016 Today’s referral process suffers from an array of challenges that often make it difficult for patients to obtain the care they need. Given that an increasing number of patients are scheduling their appointments on their own, it is no wonder that one-third of patients never […]

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MyHealthDirect Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Meet Key Healthcare Security and Privacy Regulations

Receipt of certification status for the second time reflects company’s continued commitment to secure patient access Nashville, TN – May 4, 2016– MyHealthDirect announced today that the company has achieved HITRUST CSF Certification for a second time. Following an extensive assessment, HITRUST certification ensures technology organizations meet key security, privacy and regulatory guidelines. In 2014, MyHealthDirect […]

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5 things your data should tell you

Written by Matt Berns, Data Scientist, MyHealthDirect  | April 22, 2016 Walk into any health system board meeting and you are bound to hear the conversation turn to “data.” There is no bigger trend in healthcare right now. Massive investment is flowing into the collection and storage of data with databases of information to be […]

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4 Ways to Fix Referral Management

Written by Jason Kressel, SVP Product and Account Management, MyHealthDirect | March 09, 2016 Today’s referral process makes it difficult for patients to get the care they need. Of the one third of patients that receive a referral, 20% to 40% do not follow through. There are also additional challenges such as the lack of […]

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