The reimbursement conversation is well under way at the water cooler among clinicians and healthcare execs, and for good reason. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services plan to have 55 percent of all fee-for-service (FFS) payments replaced by a value-based payment (VBP) model by the end of 2016. The reason for the switch? Improved quality of care for patients, and less focus on the quantity of services provided as means for reimbursement. Maybe it hasn't been a quick or easy transition - you might [...]
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In this week's webinar, you'll learn the finer points of data mapping that allow you create local alerts, add to calendar functionality and share content outside of the app. Take a look at our Client Success Webinar Schedule for 2016, where we'll discuss various topics and guide you through using the MobileSmith platform every other Wednesday. We'll also make these recordings available on demand in case you are unable to attend. Let us know if [...]
We have available several mHealth app templates to help you get started. Let your client success rep know if you want one of these in your account, or if you have an idea for one!
In this video, learn how to set up your detail view canvas - including adjusting the page height, adding a header and footer, and viewing data in this step-by-step tutorial with MobileSmith's product team.
Proper physician referrals can be a valuable cost-saver for healthcare providers, but you may be surprised at how much of a guessing game it can be. According to a study by Kyruus, 62 percent of all misdirected referrals are caused by a lack of information on specialists. A recent trend we've been following is the creation of mobile apps as a solution. With nearly 20 million "clinically inappropriate" referrals each year, physician referrals are due for a [...]
Unnecessary ER visits are a costly problem your hospital likely doesn’t have a permanent solution for. What about those minor strains, fractures, and other acute illnesses emergency rooms have been treating for years? Consider these eyebrow-raising stats: Recent studies suggest minor illnesses could save hospitals over 4 billion dollars annually if treated at urgent care centers. 71 percent out of 6.5 million ER visits analyzed by Truven Health were found to be avoidable. BlueCross BlueShield found that for [...]
Have questions about how to use MobileSmith when building mobile apps? Not to worry! Take a look at our Client Success Webinar Schedule for 2016, where we'll discuss various topics and guide you through using the MobileSmith platform every other Wednesday. We'll also make these recordings available on demand in case you are unable to attend. Let us know if you have a topic that you would like us to cover!
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