West Jefferson Medical Center

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With a proven track record of fifty years of service to the West Bank of Jefferson parish and the surrounding area, West Jefferson is well respected regionally and nationally for excellence in patient care.

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Amino, a leading healthcare guidance platform, today announced that the company has been named an awarded vendor for digital healthcare navigation by the National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance (NCPA), a leading national government purchasing cooperative. NCPA members can now seamlessly add Guidance, Amino's groundbreaking healthcare search and appointment booking platform, to their health benefits package to help employees and their dependents make smarter decisions about where to get c...

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CMS SUSPENDS ADVANCE PAYMENTS TO PROVIDERS, IS REEVALUATING ACCELERATED PAYMENTS FOR HOSPITALS

CMS | April 28, 2020

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The Trump administration is suspending a program that offered advanced payments to providers and reevaluating another program that offered accelerated payments to health systems after doling out about $100 billion. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced over the weekend it is immediately suspending its Advance Payment Program to Medicare Part B suppliers such as doctors, non-physician practitioners and durable medical equipment suppliers. The agency is ree...

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HealthITSecurity | February 28, 2020

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Verizon recently released its third annual Mobile Security Index, which revealed 37 percent of healthcare organizations admit to sacrificing mobile security to “get the job done” and have drastically increased the risk of compromise in the process. Researchers from Verizon surveyed 876 professionals tasked with buying, securing, and managing IoT and mobile devices, including those from healthcare. The goal was to provide insights into the mobile device threat landscape and ways organ...

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BANNER HEALTH DEPLOYS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR DIGITAL TRIAGE

HITInfrastructure | January 16, 2020

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HEALTH TECHNOLOGY

Amino | September 16, 2021

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AMINO NAMED NCPA AWARDED VENDOR FOR HEALTHCARE NAVIGATION

Amino, a leading healthcare guidance platform, today announced that the company has been named an awarded vendor for digital healthcare navigation by the National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance (NCPA), a leading national government purchasing cooperative. NCPA members can now seamlessly add Guidance, Amino's groundbreaking healthcare search and appointment booking platform, to their health benefits package to help employees and their dependents make smarter decisions about where to get c...

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CMS | April 28, 2020

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CMS SUSPENDS ADVANCE PAYMENTS TO PROVIDERS, IS REEVALUATING ACCELERATED PAYMENTS FOR HOSPITALS

The Trump administration is suspending a program that offered advanced payments to providers and reevaluating another program that offered accelerated payments to health systems after doling out about $100 billion. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced over the weekend it is immediately suspending its Advance Payment Program to Medicare Part B suppliers such as doctors, non-physician practitioners and durable medical equipment suppliers. The agency is ree...

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HealthITSecurity | February 28, 2020

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37% HEALTH ORGS SHIRK MOBILE SECURITY FOR EFFICIENCY, INCREASING RISK

Verizon recently released its third annual Mobile Security Index, which revealed 37 percent of healthcare organizations admit to sacrificing mobile security to “get the job done” and have drastically increased the risk of compromise in the process. Researchers from Verizon surveyed 876 professionals tasked with buying, securing, and managing IoT and mobile devices, including those from healthcare. The goal was to provide insights into the mobile device threat landscape and ways organ...

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HITInfrastructure | January 16, 2020

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BANNER HEALTH DEPLOYS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR DIGITAL TRIAGE

Arizona-based Banner Health recently implemented a digital triage platform that aims to help consumers and patients navigate the 28-hospital health system using artificial intelligence, according to a recent announcement. The platform, Buoy Assistant from Buoy Health, aims to empower healthcare consumers by helping them navigate their healthcare journey through clinician-curated content. For example, the artificial intelligence-power assistant can guide users to an appropriate benefit and preven...

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