Even this close to the deadline more than half of respondents to a new survey said they are not yet on course
ICD-10 is officially a month away and all indications suggest this Oct. 1 will be the day that finally matters for the code set conversion.
Despite multiple delays, years of controversy, and billions invested into the transition, however, the persistent question remains: Exactly how ready are providers for ICD-10?read more
It can’t be about salary—so what do you do?
In the beginning stages of your business, you can’t always offer competitive salaries. So as you’re trying to get off the ground, you have to find other ways to structure your business so that early-stage employees have a different reason to be excited about their jobs.read more
Researchers from the University of California-San Diego have created 3D-printed “microfish” — each 120 microns long and 30 microns thick (thinner than a strand of human hair) — that can swim around in fluids and then perform tasks such as detect and neutralize toxins.read more
This may well be the most important factor in determining your professional and personal success.
One thing I’ve realized about the most successful people I’ve met is that whatever their varied personalities and idiosyncrasies there is one consistent attribute they all share, high Conversational Intelligence.
Simply put Conversational Intelligence is the currency of success. It’s the rare ability to create trust by achieving a balance between telling and listening–sticking doggedly to a vision while also being open to hearing the opinions, attitudes and criticism of others so that you can co-create the future with your employees, partners, and marketplace.read more
If the efforts by state legislators to restrict the use of student data are any guide, the email addresses and search queries of the nation’s schoolchildren are a hot commodity.read more
More than a year after the launch of the first Android Wear watches, Google is now finally bringing iOS support to its smartwatch platform with the launch of its Android Wear mobile app in Apple’s App Store today.read more
A new technology that could make your inflight WiFi a heck of a lot faster just got regulatory approval from the Federal Aviation Administration this week — meaning that on some flights, your Internet might actually become usable again.read more
The director of the CMS Physicians Regulatory Issues Team, William Rogers, MD, will act as ICD-10 point person
William Rogers, MD, director of the Physicians Regulatory Issues Team at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will act as ICD-10 ombudsman to the federal agency, acting CMS administrator Andy Slavitt announced Thursday.read more
In the summer of 1994, Jaap Haartsen started worked on what would become a ubiquitous and essential technology — Bluetooth. The 31-year-old Dutch engineer was living in Sweden and working for Ericsson.
He never worked weekends, or more than 40 hours a week. He had a cell phone and laptop, but doesn’t recall having Internet at home. Every weekend he immersed in nature with his wife and three young children.read more
Is your company or industry being disrupted by current technology and market place developments? Maybe, maybe not. Determining what’s noise and what’s a signal is crucial. Overreact and you may send your company off course. Do too little and you could put your company at risk.read more