Leading The Way: States Driving Value-Based Reimbursement

Leading the Way: States Driving Value-Based Reimbursement

  • December 8, 2017

When the government committed to tying 90% of Medicare payments to value and 50% of payments to alternative payment models by 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services urged other healthcare stakeholders in the same direction. But CMS’s role in payment reform has taken a back seat to innovative efforts occurring at the state level. In this webinar, Lisa Conley, Government Affairs Specialist at Change Healthcare, discusses how she built a state-by-state look at local value-based reimbursement initiatives. Lisa is joined by Brooks Daverman, Director of Health Care Innovation at the Tennessee Division of TennCare, who shares his state’s…

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Change Healthcare’s Deborah Meisner Wins Multiple Awards From WEDI

Change Healthcare’s Deborah Meisner Wins Multiple Awards from WEDI

  • December 6, 2017

Deborah Meisner, VP of Regulatory Strategy at Change Healthcare, was honored with numerous awards by the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) at WEDIcon 2017, the nonprofit HIT group's annual conference. Meisner received the Chair Award, issued by the Chair of the WEDI Board to “recognize an individual who has provided significant support to the Chair and the Board in meeting the goals of the organization.” She shared the honor with Jay Eisenstock, WEDI Chair-elect. Meisner was also honored in two other categories. She received the “Outstanding Leadership Award”, which acknowledges “Workgroup/Taskforce or Subworkgroup (SWG) co-chairs who have consistently contributed…

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Change Healthcare Addresses Looming Medicare Changes At WEDIcon 2017

Change Healthcare Addresses Looming Medicare Changes at WEDIcon 2017

  • December 6, 2017

One of the hot topics at WEDIcon 2017 was the CMS's New Medicare Card Project. This fraud prevention initiative removes Social Security numbers from Medicare cards to help fight identity theft. But changing these ID numbers creates new challenges for claims and reimbursement processing. The new cards will use a unique, randomly-assigned number called a Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI), which will replace the Social Security-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) now used on Medicare cards. The CMS will begin mailing the new cards to Medicare members in April 2018. As a result, the clock is ticking for stakeholders to update…

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Change Healthcare’s Stuart Hanson To Speak At AHIP Health Forum In Nashville

Change Healthcare’s Stuart Hanson to Speak at AHIP Health Forum in Nashville

  • November 30, 2017

Stuart Hanson, senior vice president and general manager of Consumer Payments at Change Healthcare, will be a featured speaker at the AHIP Consumer Experience & Digital Health Forum in Nashville on December 5. In partnership with the Nashville Health Care Council, the conference aims to provide industry insights into how smart technology and consumer-focused strategies can help advance affordability, value, and customer satisfaction. Stuart’s presentation topic will be “Using Financial Engagement as a Lever for Consumer Engagement.” With more members responsible today for insurance premiums and the high deductibles that go along with them, payers are in a unique position…

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Join Change Healthcare At Becker’s 6th Annual CEO + CFO Roundtable

Join Change Healthcare at Becker’s 6th Annual CEO + CFO Roundtable

  • November 10, 2017

By Kevin Weeks, FACHE, Director, Strategic Marketing, Change Healthcare One of our favorite annual events is just around the corner: Becker’s Hospital Review CEO + CFO Roundtable kicks off November 13th and runs through the 15th at the Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago. It's the sixth year for this must-attend gathering, with over 122 hospital CEOs, CFOs, and industry experts sharing their views on the issues, opportunities, and strategies that matter to health system executives. We'll be there in force, with Change Healthcare experts leading or driving several sessions, joined by representatives of our executive, sales, and account management leadership,…

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State Rep. Kay Khan Visits Change Healthcare Newton Office

State Rep. Kay Khan Visits Change Healthcare Newton Office

  • October 27, 2017

On Thursday morning, October 26th, Massachusetts State Representative Kay Khan (D-Newton) visited Change Healthcare’s Newton, Mass., office to learn more about the company and to meet with our InterQual team. A nurse by training, Rep. Khan is a 23-year veteran of the Massachusetts legislature. She works on issues related to behavioral health, domestic violence, and criminal justice reform. She also serves as the House Chair of the Joint Committee on Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities, and is the Chair of the Mental Health Caucus. Rep. Khan joined the Newton staff for breakfast and engaged in a wide-ranging and informative…

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Change Healthcare At EHI LIVE 2017

Change Healthcare at EHI LIVE 2017

  • October 27, 2017

Change Healthcare will be inspiring a better healthcare system at ehi LIVE 2017 -- the UK's leading event for digital health, hospital information, cyber security and healthcare innovation -- Oct. 31st & Nov. 1st, 2017, in stand D62 in Hall 1 of NEC in Birmingham, U.K. In addition to showcasing its suite of radiology and cardiology imaging, workflow and care solutions, Change Healthcare will present and participate in the following events: “Delivering Healthcare Transformation” -- On October 31st at 3:00 p.m., Navesh Kandiyil, MD, MBA, Physician Executive, Change Healthcare, will share how Change Healthcare is working with Trusts and Consortium Partnerships globally…

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Hospital Execs Share Capacity Management Best Practices In ACHE Seattle Panel

Hospital Execs Share Capacity Management Best Practices in ACHE Seattle Panel

  • October 9, 2017

At a recent American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) gathering in Seattle, Scott Galbari, VP and GM of Care Operations at Change Healthcare, moderated a panel discussion titled “Integrated Capacity Management: Approaches to Improving Patient Throughput and Patient Experience.” Panelists shared their contemporary approaches to integrated capacity management for accelerating patient throughput, improved resource allocation, and better patient experience. The panelists included MaryPat Sullivan, MSN, RN, CNS, CNO and Chief Experience Officer, Overlook Medical Center, Atlantic Health System; Shari Schneider, BSN, RN, MS, Senior Director Clinical Systems, CNIO, St. Vincent, Ascension Health; and Christopher Dorman, MA, MBA-HCM, FACHE President and…

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Hear About The Latest In Healthcare Trends From Change Healthcare Experts At The Annual MGMA Conference

Hear About the Latest in Healthcare Trends From Change Healthcare Experts at the Annual MGMA Conference

  • October 2, 2017

The annual MGMA conference, being held this year in Anaheim, CA, from October 8 through October 11, is a great opportunity to hear about the latest in healthcare trends, innovation and leadership. Change Healthcare experts will be there offering counsel on improving the quality of care for patients while improving practices’ revenue performance. A highlight will be a talk by Keith Slater, VP of Development for Change Healthcare, who will give advice on how to offer the best care possible in the wake of healthcare reform and the shift to value-based care. His presentation, “Driving Quality Care, Reimbursement, & Patient…

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