Author: Jeanette Nelson

How Can Stakeholders Respond to Federal Recommendations on the Use of Health IT to Reduce Physician Burden?

By Michael Burger, Practice Lead, EHRs and EDI Physicians today face many realities in their practices that often create frustration— burdensome administrative tasks, complex clinical care, tightened reimbursement, required quality …

Is Your Prescription Affordable? A New App May Hold the Key

By Pooja Babbrah, Practice Lead, PBM Services “I just want to say thank you. Thank you from me, my family and the millions of other people that this will help,” …

Three Cutting Edge Areas to Consider as AI Turns to More Practical Matters

By Ken Kleinberg, Practice Lead, Innovative Technologies The field of artificial intelligence (AI) continues to progress as evidenced by the evolving emphasis of the vendors, their applications and users, and …

Integrate HIEs With Provider Workflow to Fully Realize Medication Therapy Management Benefits

By Ken Kleinberg, Practice Lead, Innovative Technologies There has been a tremendous amount written about the value of Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) in moving and making clinical and financial/benefit information …

Will Sweeping Proposed Changes to Stark Laws and Antikickback Statutes Leave Pharma Manufacturers, Pharmacies, and PBMs out of the Definition and Protection of Value-Based Entities?

By Ken Kleinberg: Practice Lead, Innovative Technologies, Point-of-Care Partners The far-reaching federal reform changes by CMS to the Stark Laws and by HHS-OIG (Office of Inspector General) to the Antikickback …

Digital Therapeutics: Transforming Care through Technology

Part 1. What Are Digital Therapeutics? By Tricia Lee (Wilkins) Rolle, PharmD, MS, PhD Government Affairs and Health IT Strategist The patient swallows a pill with an embedded sensor. Within …