Articles by tag: healthcare costs
ACDIS National Conference
The ACDIS National Conference is an annual event organized by the Association of Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialists (ACDIS). ACDIS is a professional association dedicated to the education and advancement of clinical documentation improvement (CDI) professionals. The ACDIS National Conference is one of the largest gatherings of CDI professionals, including CDI specialists, managers, directors, and physicians. […]
Harnessing AI for Creative Innovation: cutting through AI hype and misconceptions for creators
Live Broadcast 3 PM CT on 6/8 Harnessing AI for Creators: Cutting Through AI Hype and Misconceptions Register Now In this episode of B2B Weekly, we delve deep into the world of AI and how it is impacting creators. Gavin Purcell joins host Tim Maitland to break down the hype around AI […]
Employee Ownership for Financial Health
Stocks are one of the most commonly used investment options, with 58 percent of Americans reporting they owned some form of stocks in 2022, according to Gallup. But what about owning stock in the company you work for, or employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs)? There are just under 14 million participants in the U.S., which […]
How AI is Being Applied in Early Diagnosis
Most people have likely been impacted by a family member or friend who has had heart disease, and the statistics show that it certainly carries a heavy burden on society. Cardiac disease is responsible for 40.8 million disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) annually as well as 36.4 million years of life lost (YLLs) due to premature […]
Are Colorado’s Crafty Healthcare Incentives an Effective Strategy to Lower State Care Costs?
Colorado has some of the most expensive healthcare in the U.S., which already spends more than any other country on administering healthcare. Some studies place it in the top half of most expensive states for care in the U.S., while others place it in the top 10. In 2018, for example, Colorado’s average price per […]
Increase in Online Prescriptions During COVID-19 Pandemic
Key Points: Traditional pharmacy services make getting prescriptions complicated. Pharmacies turned to online models during the pandemic. Pharmaserve allows customers to get their prescriptions filled online. Commentary: Getting your prescription medication can be a pain, especially when it requires you to go into a pharmacy to go and get it. But more options are […]
Are Increasing Healthcare Costs Driving Medical Tourism?
The landscape of healthcare and health insurance and payments is getting increasingly volatile. Americans have a lot to navigate and, for some, the rising prices and overall complexity are pushing them to the practice of medical tourism. Americans are flocking to other countries for care, and this medical tourism could have an oversized and […]