HealthTrio Integrates McKesson InterQual Connect Into Smart Connect Portal

HealthTrio Integrates McKesson InterQual Connect into Smart Connect Portal

  • June 16, 2016

HealthTrio's Smart Connect is the first portal partner to bring InterQual Connect's cloud-based automated medical review and authorization tool to its payer-provider network. Health plans can give their providers expanded automated authorization that supports requests requiring a medical review, without ever leaving the Smart Connect portal. Read the article

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McKesson, ZeOmega Integrate Preauthorization Software

McKesson, ZeOmega Integrate Preauthorization Software

  • May 24, 2016

Payers and providers can reduce administrative work and speed authorizations via a new partnership between McKesson Health Solutions and ZeOmega. The companies have integrated ZeOmega's Jiva, a population health management solution, with McKesson's InterQual Connect software to automate medical review and pre-authorization processes. Read the article

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ZeOmega Integrating McKesson InterQual Connect Into Jiva

ZeOmega Integrating McKesson InterQual Connect into Jiva

  • May 24, 2016

Today, McKesson Health Solutions announced that a leading population health management solution, ZeOmega's Jiva, is integrating McKesson's InterQual Connect into its system. Now health plans and ACOs that use Jiva can utilize InterQual Connect’s cloud-based automated medical review and authorization capabilities without leaving their Jiva system. Read the news release

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Short-Stay Inpatient Rate Is Zero? Time For Documentation Improvement

Short-Stay Inpatient Rate is Zero? Time for Documentation Improvement

  • May 11, 2016

Hospitals will need to reevaluate their documentation improvement programs because of revisions to the two-midnight rule, which allow for a case by case review of less-than-two-midnight stays. The quality improvement organizations have stated that the review will include InterQual screening criteria. Read the article

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Update Released For InterQual Tool

Update Released for InterQual Tool

  • April 18, 2016

Care managers determining length of stay and managing care transitions will benefit from the newly released InterQual 2016. The updates will help case managers support discharge planning, better manage care timelines, conduct timely interventions, reduce avoidable days, and improve bed management. Read the article

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InterQual 2016 Evolves Utilization Management For A Value-Based World

InterQual 2016 Evolves Utilization Management for a Value-Based World

  • April 18, 2016

Today McKesson Health Solutions unveiled InterQual 2016, the latest release of our flagship evidence-based clinical decision support solution. In addition to over 1,000 updates, enhancements, and advancements, this year's annual release gives you a more holistic view of the patient, better support for proactive care management, and innovative cloud technology and connectivity to improve UM efficiency. Read the news release

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McKesson And KEPRO To Share Guidance For Understanding The Two-Midnight Rule And Avoiding Denials At 2016 ACMA National Conference

McKesson and KEPRO to Share Guidance for Understanding the Two-Midnight Rule and Avoiding Denials at 2016 ACMA National Conference

  • March 29, 2016

Executives from McKesson Health Solutions and KEPRO will come together at the ACMA 2016 National Conference in Tampa, Florida, to help providers make sense of the Two-Midnight Rule as well as how to reduce denials. The interactive session, scheduled for April 5th, is a unique opportunity to hear perspectives directly from one of only two BFCC-QIOs charged by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to audit short-stay claims. Read the news release

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