News and Information

MedeAnalytics stands prepared to help as the healthcare industry rises to the challenge of fighting COVID-19. With news and information coming out by the minute during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is our hope to curate the most relevant information for your consumption.

News

LabCorp, Quest Expand COVID-19 Antibody Testing Nationwide
April 28, 2020
The expansion of antibody testing on a national scale by LabCorp and Quest comes amid growing demand for the blood tests as the federal government and states try to decide how to safely reopen the country ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak.
MedTech Dive


American Hospitals and Health Systems, Businesses, Health Insurance Providers Unite to Ask Congress to Keep America Covered
April 28, 2020
Today, a coalition led by the American Hospital Association, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), and comprising nearly 30 other organizations, sent a letter to Congress urging swift action to protect Americans’ health care coverage in its response to the COVID-19 crisis.
AHIP


Get details on the Business Office Suite COVID-19 Dashboards
Dates: April 22, 1:00 pm ET | April 23, 3:00 pm ET | April 27, 12:00 pm ET
Register now for these MedeAnalytics webinars to get more information on using your new COVID-19 analytics dashboard.
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Get the Most from Payer COVID-19 Analytics Dashboards
Dates: April 17​, 2:00 pm ET | April 20, 1:30 pm ET | April 22, 2:00 pm ET.
Register now for a MedeAnalytics webinar to get more information on using your new payer-focused COVID-19 analytics dashboards. Each webinar is 45 minutes long.
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Learn about Patient Access COVID-19 Dashboards
Dates: April 15, 11:15 am ET | April 16, 3:15 pm ET | April 21, 4:00 pm ET
Save your seat for these MedeAnalytics webinars to get more information on using your new COVID-19 analytics dashboard.
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FCC Announces COVID-19 Telehealth Program
April 15, 2020
The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau will begin accepting applications for the COVID-19 Telehealth Program beginning Monday, April 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM ET.
U.S. Federal Communications Commissions


Mayo Clinic Develops EHR Tool to Track Contact Between Employees and COVID-19 Exposure
April 14, 2020
With the tool, Mayo Clinic managers and supervisors can create and submit a list of employees that may have been exposed to a COVID-19 patient admitted to Mayo hospitals. This includes employees who may have charted in the EHR or had close contact with the patient.
Becker's Hospital Review


Get the Most from Your COVID-19 Analytics Dashboards
April 10, 2020
Register now for MedeAnalytics webinars to get more information on using your new COVID-19 analytics dashboards.
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AHIP Board of Directors Statement: Helping Our Hospital and Health System Partners Build Capacity and Confront Coronavirus
March 23, 2020
Today, the AHIP Board of Directors released an important statement outlining the actions that health insurance providers are taking to assist care providers and improve patient care during this crisis – particularly for hospitals in the most affected, most at-risk communities.
AHIP

 

Resources

CMS Recommendations for Re-opening Facilities to Provide Non-emergent Non-COVID-19 Healthcare: Phase I
The White House Coronavirus Task Force announced the outlines of the administration’s Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, which set forth a phased plan to guide healthcare systems and facilities as they looked to resume in-person care of non-COVID-19 patients in regions with low and decreasing incidence of COVID-19.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid


Interim Guidance for Healthcare Facilities: Preparing for Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States
This interim guidance outlines goals and strategies for all U.S. healthcare facilities to prepare for and respond to community spread of coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19).
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


U.S. ICU Resource Availability for COVID-19
With the onset of COVID-19, and the strong possibility of large percentages of the U.S. population being admitted to the hospital and intensive care unit (ICU), the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) has updated its statistics on critical care resources available in the United States.
Society of Critical Care Medicine