2021 CPHIMS Certification Prep Course

Submit Date Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Working toward your CPHIMS Certification? Join NC HIMSS for a CPHIMS Certification Prep Course Are you looking to advance your professional development? Join us for a virtual review course to help prep you for the CPHIMS exam. The course will review content areas and share test-taking…

Sirius

Company: Sirius Contact: Trip Smith 10100 Reunion Place, Suite 500 San Antonio, TX 78216 p: (336) 926-1587 e: Trip.Smith@siriuscom.com Website: www.siriuscom.com/ Company Details: Sirius Healthcare focuses on the intersection of technology and care. We believe that solutions should center on patients, staff, and the healthcare business rather than on technology. With over 400 active healthcare…

iMethods

Company: iMethods Contact: Steffany Whiting, VP of Marketing 8787 Perimeter Park Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32216 p: (336) 926-1587 e: steffany.whiting@imethods.com Website: www.imethods.com Company Details: iMethods is a KLAS-rated consulting and staffing firm focused on building lasting relationships and delivering exceptional quality to our hospital partners. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, iMethods currently…

Connection

Company: Connection Contact: Dr. Keith Nelson 730 Milford Rd Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054 T: (800) 395-8685 e: keith.nelson@connection.com Website: www.connection.com/healthcare Company Details: Connection is a leading provider of healthcare technology solutions and services, connecting caregivers and clinicians with the strategies, resources, and technical expertise to optimize patient care, control costs, and ensure compliance. Partnering with healthcare…

Trinisys

Company: Trinisys Contact: Jeff Newman e. jnewman@trinisys.com T. (615) 275-9015 Website: www.trinisys.com Company Details: Since 2004, Trinisys has been changing the way organizations approach Legacy Enterprise Data Management and Workflow Automation. Health systems face many issues when dealing with legacy systems and the various data stored in those systems. Maintaining patient records in outdated and unsupported systems…

Veritas

Company: Veritas Contact: Rick Bryant T. (713) 494-6885 Website: www.veritas.com Company Details: Veritas Technologies is a global leader in data protection and availability. Over 50,000 enterprises—including 99 of the Fortune 100—rely on us to abstract IT complexity and simplify data management. Veritas Enterprise Data Services Platform automates the protection and orchestrates the recovery of data everywhere it…

Sentara Healthcare, Cone Health plan to merge

The combined entities will have $11 billion in assets. Cone insists there will be a heavy corporate presence on the combined board.
By Rose Hoban

In a surprise to many people in the Piedmont Triad, Greensboro-based Cone Health announced its intent to merge with Norfolk, VA-based Sentara Healthcare early Wednesday morning.

New Hanover County commissioners OK sale of the county hospital

New Hanover Regional Medical Center will become part of Novant Health, the county board of commissioners decided this week.
By Liora Engel-Smith

The biggest county-owned hospital system in the state is about to change hands, pending review by North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein. If approved, the sale is expected to be finalized early next year, the hospital said in the statement.

Here are doctors’ 4 biggest needs, and how technology companies can address them

The COVID-19 pandemic has driven rapid adoption of digital health technologies, and doctors see the potential for innovations like augmented intelligence to play a bigger role in care delivery in the next five years.

But to ensure the digital health boom lasts beyond the pandemic, physicians say these technologies need to address their biggest needs around interoperability and improved workflow, according to a recent report from Deloitte.

HHS announces $20 billion in new COVID-19 provider relief funding

On Oct. 1, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced $20 billion in new relief funding for health care providers experiencing financial losses and changes in operating expenses caused by the coronavirus. Providers can begin applying for funds on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020.

Funding for this phase 3 general distribution was made possible through the bipartisan CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, which allocated $175 billion in relief funds to hospitals and other healthcare providers. HHS has already issued over $100 billion in relief funding to providers through prior distributions.