MRO is often featured in leading healthcare publications, focusing on our technology, solutions, compliance, and security, among other topics. Read our industry coverage below.
Healthcare Organizations Should Expect a Surge in Managed Care Audits and Reviews in the COVID-19 Aftermath
Healthcare Organizations Should Expect a Surge in Managed Care Audits and Reviews in the COVID-19 Aftermath September 28, 2020 HFMAby Greg Ford and Dawn Crump Before COVID-19, healthcare organizations were experiencing a steady influx of audit activity from health...
Telehealth and the HIM Professional’s Role: Relaxing of Rules for Telehealth Services due to COVID-19 Requires Strong Leadership
MRO’s Diana Warner discusses telehealth and the Health Information Management (HIM) professional’s role during COVID-19. In this article, she outlines the need to review and update documentation practices, content, polices and procedures, all while upholding patient privacy and confidentiality.
MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB, and Danielle Wesley, Esq. discuss HIM’s role in the patient-directed requests court ruling from January 2020.
In a For The Record E-News Exclusive, MRO’s Dawn Crump, senior director of revenue cycle solutions, discusses the importance of collaboration between HIM and the business office with regards to release of information and revenue cycle.
In a Journal of AHIMA article, MRO’s Angela Rose, VP of Implementation Services, and Don Hardwick, VP of Client Relations and Account Management, discuss common mistakes that slow down the ROI process and provide best practices for HIM directors managing internal ROI teams.
AHIMA’s Dan Kelly interviews our industry expert Rita Bowen to clear up misconceptions about HIPAA rules, privacy and compliance, and AHIMA’s release of information guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a Healthcare IT Today blog post, MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB is quoted on what she believes to be the hottest topic for 2020. She explains that the Information Blocking Rule could have some areas that will be in conflict with HIPAA, which will further drive the discussion and need for an update to HIPAA.
In an article published to the Journal of AHIMA, MRO’s Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS, Director of Revenue Cycle Services, and two other HIM leaders share insight on how to improve collaboration between HIM and the business office when fulfilling documentation and claim attachment requests.
In an article published to the Journal of AHIMA, MRO’s Angela Rose, MHA, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA, Vice President of Implementation Services, moderates a virtual roundtable discussion that takes a close look at the real-life experiences of three HIM experts during their service vendor transitions.
MRO’s Greg Ford, Senior Director of Requester Relations and Receivables Administration, offers practice guidance and strategies to HIM departments trying to cope with rising demands for the disclosure of PHI during payer audits and reviews.
MRO’s Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS, Director, Revenue Cycle Services, discusses the challenges of inefficiencies in the business office and how implementing a centralized PHI disclosure management system improves productivity when responding to claim attachment requests.
In an interview on uses and disclosures of PHI in sensitive cases, MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB, discusses common misconceptions about privacy under HIPAA and shares information that all patients need to know.
In an article posted to Healthcare Today, MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB, is quoted on her predictions for what HIM professionals should watch for in 2019.
In an article published to HCCA’s December 2018 issue of Compliance Today, MRO’s Rita Bowen discusses how implementing an enterprise-wide strategy to protect patient privacy also protects the institution against breaches, financial risk, lawsuits, and reputational damage.
MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB, shares her privacy and security visions for 2019 and offers strategies for navigating compliance in the coming year.
In a HITECH Answers article, MRO’s Anthony Murray, CISSP, Vice President of Information Technology, is quoted on his thoughts and advice during Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
In a Healthcare Scene guest blog by Beth Friedman, BSHA, RHIT, MRO’s Angela Rose and Rita Bowen were mentioned for their presentation and panel discussion at AHIMA 2018.
In this AHIMA wrap-up article, MRO and Yale New Haven Health are mentioned for their joint presentation given at AHIMA.
YNHH is an early adopter of MRO’s new platform to ease the attaching of medical records to insurance claims for healthcare business offices.
MRO’s Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB, moderates a virtual roundtable with three HIM experts about their experiences along thejourney to enterprise-wide PHI disclosure management.
MRO’s Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS, Director of Revenue Cycle Services, is quoted on business office Release of Information in a For The Record e-newsletter article.
MRO’s Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS, Director of Revenue Cycle Services, is featured in a video interview at the 2018 Annual HFMA Conference.
Using AHIOS’s CRIS test to evaluate Release of Information competencies of their staff is a best practice that every healthcare provider organization should consider to protect patient privacy and mitigate risk. Mariela Twiggs, MS, RHIA, CHP, FAHIMA, Director of Motivation and Development for MRO, and Education Chair for AHIOS, discusses the importance of using this powerful tool.
In an HFMA blog, MRO’s Don Hardwick, Vice President of Client Relations and Account Management, describes business office PHI disclosure workflow options, which lead to greater efficiency, improved billing processes and decreased denials.