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October 16, 2019

EMSOW Weekly Newsletter – October 16, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS

The American College of Radiology (ACR) is going to promote diversity by offering internships for women. The program is aimed to help first-year medical students connect with practicing radiologists. Here at EMSOW, we cherish diversity, besides, we are promoting quality and efficiency in medical imaging!

EMSOW RELEASE

[#19162] New search filter in the Billing module: Unassigned payer
We have added a new search parameter to the Query filter of the Billing module, Unassigned payer. This new query allows you to search services, for which payer assignment is required (as per referring facility settings), but has not been completed via the Payer Assignment module. To use this search parameter, start typing “Unassigned payer” or select it in the dropdown menu of the Query field.


Unassigned payer

October 9, 2019

EMSOW Weekly Newsletter – October 9, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS

Healthcaretech Outlook reports increasing risk of HIPAA-protected patient information leakages. That is one more reason for imaging providers to consider switching to cloud PACS storage with encrypted connection.

EMSOW RELEASE

[#19057] Transfer CARC and RARC codes to secondary claims

From now on, CARC and RARC codes from ERA files will appear in secondary claims generated by the system. This helps you avoid denials and improve your bottom line.


19057

October 3, 2019

EMSOW Weekly Newsletter – October 3, 2019

MEDICAL IMAGING NEWS

Radiology Business reports an increasing ePHI leakage threat. Sometimes access to patient information reminds not even of hacking, but of walking into an open door. This serious HIPAA violation can be easily escaped by using secure cloud storage EMSOW provides.

EMSOW RELEASE

[#19041] Ability to upload EEG files

We have extended the functionality of document management in EMSOW. Now our users can attach EEG files with the “.eas” extension to study records. All in all, the “Documents” section currently supports 16 file formats! To attach a file to a study, click the “Documents” button in the Processing module or in the Technologist Portal.


Ability to upload EEG files

[#19089] Check eligibility for the date of service

Previously, you could check insurance eligibility only for the current date. We have made the eligibility check feature more versatile, so now you can check eligibility for the date of service. For example, you can check if a patient is eligible to receive a service scheduled in advance.


September 18, 2019

EMSOW Weekly Newsletter – September 18, 2019

MEDICAL IMAGING NEWS

The New England Journal of Medicine reports that vaping can cause lung diseases, i.e., marketing claims about the safety of electronic cigarettes may mislead the customers.

EMSOW RELEASE

[#19044] Patient address in templates

We have enhanced our templated reporting engine. Now EMSOW can automatically fill a patient’s street address, city, state, and ZIP Code in report templates.

By the way, did you know that you could use the templates to create not just ultrasound worksheets and image interpretation reports, but also consent forms, requisition forms and other types of documentation? Ask us how!


September 12, 2019

EMSOW Weekly Newsletter – September 12, 2019

MEDICAL BILLING NEWS

AAPC discusses the new ICD-10 coding updates for 2020. If you’re dealing with venous tests, this article might be of interest to you. Here at EMSOW, we are following the latest updates to satisfy the needs of your business.

This time we have made a brief presentation about EMSOW billing. Your billers will love it, that’s for sure!

EMSOW BILLING FUNCTIONALITY

We have made a brief presentation about EMSOW billing. Your billers will love it, that’s for sure!
EMSOW automates your revenue management cycle – from generating electronic claims and posting ERAs to tracking your invoices and detailed financial reporting.