Although the U.S. economy continues to struggle in the historically slow economic recovery, several sectors, including healthcare, continue to remain strong and growing. In particular, a sub-set of the health care industry -- home health care -- continues to be a primary driver of job growth. According to the U.S.... Keep Reading
In our first blog for AXXESS, we wrote, “So, in essence, marketing should start with exploring what value the agency brings to their target market. Then, that value should be expanded and delivered, and talked about. Understanding who the agency serves best, and who gains the most from the agency’s... Keep Reading
Against the backdrop of health care reform and a controversial medical device tax, medical technology companies are focusing more than ever on products that deliver cheaper, faster, more efficient patient care. They are also making inroads with U.S. Food & Drug Administration regulators to re-engineer the complex review and approval... Keep Reading
The Intelligent Hospital Pavilion (Booth # 8265 in Hall E) has evolved considerably since its first appearance at HIMSS four years ago.
Designed to showcase the unique data-streaming capabilities of RFID, RTLS, NFC and other wireless technologies, it has grown by leaps, and now demonstrates use cases in the ICU, ER,... Keep Reading
One Customer’s Experience
A few weeks ago, a customer contacted our Support Center with a bad wintertime case of “billing confusion.” She had been reviewing her Medicare remittance advices and had noted that for one of her patients, she had received a reimbursement of only about $500, when, in fact,... Keep Reading
First, thanks to AXXESS, a business focused on solving issues for the home health agency through consultation, training, and software to make it all easier. As a home care marketing expert, marrying my expertise with AXXESS seems logical. I look forward to sharing some marketing expertise with you.
First, when home... Keep Reading
Running a business can be hard, software selection should be easy – Beni DeLoach
Selecting the right home health care software for your business can be a challenging task. With the
growing number of software vendors, the process of selecting the right application can be confusing
and overwhelming. Whether you choose to hire... Keep Reading
The clock is ticking toward implementation of ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2014. There is much to learn, and now is the time to begin if you and your agency has not started already.
There are several things that ICD-10-CM will do. These are a few examples:
It will give the home... Keep Reading
Days, weeks, months and years for us at Axxess move very quickly. Also, it seems that time is “on our side”. We are continually moving forward, proactively and progressively. Each day is spent moving Axxess and its clients forward. Our mission is to empower health care providers with all the... Keep Reading
The Affordable Care Act, Section 6405, requires physicians or other eligible professionals to be enrolled in the Medicare program as a prerequisite for ordering or referring items or services for Medicare beneficiaries. (Note: - pertains to only Medicare Fee-For-Service or Original Medicare)
Home Health Agency services may only be ordered or... Keep Reading