How To Love The Work You Do

By |2023-05-10T15:43:44-04:00May 10th, 2023|

According to a poll taken by Gallup released in 2017, 85% of the world’s working population hated where they worked and the people they worked with.  Assuming the average person strives for success; why are we so unhappy with where we work, and how can we change it? What is Success? Merriam-Webster defines “success” as [...]

Information on Novel Coronavirus COVID-19

By |2020-03-19T12:33:04-04:00March 19th, 2020|

Information on Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 The recent outbreak of respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. Coronavirus is a large family of viruses, which include severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). Common symptoms include a fever, cough, and shortness of breath. As always, the [...]

15 women health system revenue cycle leaders to know | 2020

By |2020-03-03T08:26:24-05:00March 3rd, 2020|

Revenue cycle leaders across the U.S. are responsible for the financial side of the patient experience, collections, revenue analytics and revenue integrity. This is a huge responsibility to maintain the health of organizations. Here are 15 women who hold senior and executive revenue cycle roles at hospitals and health systems. A special thank you to [...]

Here are the top 5 things that will be generating buzz at HIMSS 2020

By |2020-03-03T08:22:31-05:00March 3rd, 2020|

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference is only a week away from kicking off in Orlando. The annual event, which brings tens of thousands from the worlds of healthcare tech together with payers, providers and policy experts to a single place, typically offers a barometer for where the industry is going in [...]

Supplement Coding encounters related to E-cigarette, or Vaping.

By |2019-10-29T11:33:19-04:00October 29th, 2019|

ICD-10-CM Official Coding Guidelines - Supplement Coding encounters related to E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use Introduction The purpose of this document is to provide official diagnosis coding guidance for healthcare encounters related to the 2019 health care encounters and deaths related to e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI). This guidance is consistent [...]

Quest Diagnostics Data Breach Could Impact Nearly 12 Million Patients

By |2019-06-05T13:16:37-04:00June 5th, 2019|

As posted in HIPAA, HIPAA Violations by Art Gross June 3, 2019 Quest Diagnostics, one of the country’s largest blood testing providers announced on Monday that nearly 12 million patients may have had their sensitive information compromised in a data breach. The breach occurred at one of Quest’s billing collections vendors, American Medical Collection Agency [...]

Samstaff Certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

By |2019-05-09T14:37:01-04:00May 9th, 2019|

Tampa, FL—5/9/2019—samstaff a business specializing in healthcare staffing for revenue cycle positions, is proud to announce national re-certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise and newly certificated as Women Owned Small Business by the Women’s Business Development Center – Council of Florida, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). “We are [...]

Fastest Growing Firms Measure Employee Engagement

By |2018-12-17T13:21:06-05:00December 17th, 2018|

Let’s face it, the world of technology, work culture, and professionalism has changed in the last decade.  Today, employees are more empowered.  As the economy grows and the job market picks up, employee engagement and retention have become a top priority. Focus has shifted to the well-being of employees and what to do to keep [...]