Changes & Opportunities in 2014 for Small Employers under ACA

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:30 am by Staff

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) brings about significant healthcare reform changes, as well as  opportunities for small employers in 2014. Many of the reforms affect all employ.... Read More

April 2014

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

CMS Grants Portion of TennCare Waiver Request On April 1, after working with state and federal officials, U.S. Senators Bob Corker (R-TN) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN) announce.... Read More

ROI on Healthcare Workforce Diversity

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Embracing Cultural Competency Last month, healthcare leaders gathered in Nashville for the Council on Workforce Innovation’s symposium on trends and resources impacting heal.... Read More

The Cleveland Clinic Approach

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

CEO Cosgrove Shares Insights with Health Care Council Members The Nashville Health Care Council recently hosted a briefing with Delos M. (Toby) Cosgrove, MD, president and C.... Read More

Parmley Takes Reigns as Chief of Staff at Vanderbilt University Hospital

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

On Feb. 17, C. Lee Parmley, MD, JD, joined the ranks of distinguished physicians who have been selected to serve as chief of staff at Vanderbilt University Hospital. Parmley.... Read More

Rules of Engagement

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Diabetes, Chronic Disease Prevention & Management Tight schedules make it difficult for primary care providers to spend as much one-on-one time as they would like with diabe.... Read More

Could Cell Regeneration Turn the Tide on Diabetes?

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Vanderbilt Researchers Uncover Clues Vanderbilt University scientists have found evidence that the insulin-secreting beta cells of the pancreas, which are either killed or b.... Read More

T-Minus 6 (or Maybe 18+) and Counting

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Preparing for ICD-10 Lift Off Although it looked as if there would be no reprieve this time, Congress passed a delay of ‘at least one year’ for ICD-10 conversion as part of.... Read More

ICD-10 on the Frontlines

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

The Coder’s Perspective Recently, two members of the STAT Solutions coding team received certificates of ICD-10 proficiency. After attending a weekend seminar with the loca.... Read More

Getting Started with ICD-10 Implementation

Apr 08, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

ICD-10 represents a radical change in the way medical coding will be conducted, using nearly five times as many codes as ICD-9. The enhanced specificity of the codes will ad.... Read More