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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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MyHealthDirect Reveals How Smart Technology is Reducing Patient Readmissions at HIMSS16

Hosted on Microsoft Azure, MyHealthDirect to Discuss How Safe and Secure Referral and Scheduling Advancements are Improving Patient Outcomes and Minimizing Readmissions MyHealthDirect, the Nashville based, healthcare technology and services firm that provides referral management and online scheduling solutions in more than 28 states, today announced an updated model for increasing referral completion rates to over […]

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Changing risk model requires new engagement strategies

Written by Jason Kressel, Senior Vice President of Products and Services, MyHealthDirect | November 13, 2015 In the fee-for-service world, the relationship between payers and providers has primarily been transactional. Payers contract providers, providers submit claims, and payers adjudicate and pay those claims. Patients are left to fend for themselves and be their own advocates in a […]

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