“Having access to your medical visit notes is the most important piece of the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). And it is often the most overlooked piece,” said Dr. Catherine DesRoches, executive director of OpenNotes®, which helps patients gain electronic access to their own medical records.
“Studies show that when patients understand actual risks and benefits of treatment, overtreatment and costs are reduced while patient satisfaction is increased,” said Dr. Andy Lazris, a board certified physician in Internal Medicine.
It can be a shock to hear that you need heart surgery. Knowing QualityPath has done the homework to help you find quality care is comforting. “I found the best care and peace of mind.” That was Nguyen Tran’s response when asked about his QualityPath experience after triple-bypass heart surgery.
What will happen to employer-sponsored health benefits if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) becomes law? At the March 2017 Alliance Learning Circle attorney John Barlament, partner at Quarles & Brady, weighed in on the murky scenarios created by the AHCA bill introduced by Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives.
When Vikki Brueggeman started working for Zimbrick in 2001 she learned how to construct self-funded health benefits that best fit Zimbrick’s employees and their families. We asked Brueggeman for her advice on how to optimize membership in The Alliance – both for you and for your organization’s employees and their families.