June 17, 2018 | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
Phase IV CAQH CORE Operating Rule implementation is providing the healthcare industry value and efficiency, by having one standard for connectivity and reducing the complexity and cost of implementation. Do you or your organization have questions about connectivity and how to use the X.509 Client Certificate? Attend this webinar to ensure your implementation and certification experience is successful.
July 19, 2018 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT
More than 1.2 million data confirmation calls, continued inaccuracies, and significant provider abrasion were a few reasons why a national health plan explored sustainable approaches to improve the data accuracy of their provider directory.
In this webinar, learn how DirectAssure®, the CAQH Solution to improve provider directory quality, simplified the health plan’s outreach process.
- 84% accurate directory data.
- Reduced CMS audit vulnerability.
- Improved member satisfaction.
- Decreased provider abrasion and operational costs.
CAQH CORE Attachments Webinar Series: Case Study on Vyne's Use of Electronic Dental Claim Attachments
July 25, 2018 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT
The CAQH CORE electronic healthcare attachments webinar series is a forum to highlight various industry approaches to electronic attachments. During this webinar, hear from Vyne, an EDI vendor, who will discuss their use of electronic dental claims attachments, including case studies from several dental providers.
Recent Webinars - Now Available On-Demand
Value-based Payment Webinar Series: The Role of Interoperability in Value-based Payment, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Perspective
An interoperable health IT infrastructure is a critical component of health care transformation. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is committed to working with implementers to use health IT and data to achieve successful value-based payment (VBP).
Watch the on-demand recording here.
Improving the quality of provider directories is resource-intensive and expensive.
Gain insight into the common provider outreach methods many health plans use today, and their rate of success.
Watch the on-demand recording here.
CAQH will be exhibiting and speaking at the following events:
July 31 - August 1, 2018 | Chicago, IL
Attachments and prior authorization will be the two major themes at the 2018 WEDI Summer Forum. CAQH CORE Director Bob Bowman will give an update on each topic from 9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. on both July 31 and August 1.
August 13 - 16, 2018 | Portland, OR
Drop by booth #50 to learn about how CAQH can reduce the administrative burden in healthcare and pick up a box of sweet treats!
In addition to exhibiting, CAQH staff will also present in a breakout session on Tuesday, August 14th from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Sean Regunath, CAQH Senior Solutions Architect, is teaming up with Steven A. Smith, TennCare Assistant Director of Provider Services, to discuss a multi-stakeholder initiative to streamline provider enrollment, improve data and directory accuracy, reduce administrative costs and eliminate inconvenience for providers and plans alike.
Samuel Adae, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Samuel is supporting CAQH Solutions and is initially focusing on CAQH ProView. He previously worked at Booz Allen Hamilton as a senior consultant in Quality Assurance.
Babajide “Charles” Adepoju, Business Analyst
A new Business Analyst working on CAQH ProView, Charles joins CAQH after previously holding positions at GovernmentCIO, Sedetos Global Solutions and Vogo Technologies.
Ogunyemi Akinbobola, Business Analyst
A new member of the Business Analysis team, Ogunyemi works on CAQH ProView. Before joining CAQH, she worked at Livanta LLC, ResConnect, and WyseNet Solutions. She is currently in her final year of graduate school at University of Maryland University College, pursuing a degree in Health Administrative Informatics.
Kristine Burnaska, Director, Research and Measurement
Kristine leads the annual CAQH Index, collaborates with CAQH Solutions on research activities and guides thought leadership projects. She has over 15 years of experience focusing on quantitative and qualitative research. Prior to joining CAQH, Kristine led a healthcare price transparency initiative at the non-profit Health Care Cost Institute.
Vijay Kotha, Senior Business Analyst
Vijay is assigned to CAQH ProView as a new member of the Business Analysis team. His past experience includes work at Pearson, the New York City Department of Transportation and Chandler Macleod Group Limited.
Sravani Koduru, Scrum Master/Product Manager
Sravani joins CAQH as a Scrum Master and Product Manager for CAQH ProView. With over a decade of experience, Sravani has managed various IT projects for several government agencies.
Crystal Page, Manager, Conferences
As a member of the Marketing and Communications team, Crystal is responsible for managing both CAQH participation in industry conferences, as well as CAQH-hosted events. She has more than 20 years of event management experience, with more than 10 years in the healthcare industry.
Makeda Ricketts, Senior Product Analyst
Makeda has joined CAQH as a Senior Product Analyst. In this role, Makeda is helping coordinate activities for the COB Smart work group, implement parts of the 2018 Product Roadmap and oversee the COB Trading Partner program.
Christine Steiffer, Senior UX/UI Designer
Christine works with the product management team to optimize the user experience of CAQH ProView, DirectAssure and SanctionsTrack. Her work in UX includes completed projects for several federal agencies during her time at Octo Consulting and SalientCRGT.
April Todd, Senior Vice President, CAQH CORE and Explorations
The new head of the CAQH CORE and Explorations teams, April joins CAQH from Avalere – an Inovalon Company, where she led data, analytic, strategic and product development functions focused heavily on value-based care. Prior to joining Avalere, April established the MNsure state health insurance exchange and served as the Minnesota State Health Economist.
CAQH News Highlights
All-in and Thumbs-up On Electronic Payment to Providers, Managed Care Online
3 common medical billing and coding challenges, Becker’s ASC Review
Exploring the Fundamentals of Medical Billing and Coding, RevCycle Intelligence
Aetna Now Requires Contracted Physicians to Receive Their Payments Electronically, Physicians News Network
7 reasons why provider data is often inaccurate, Health Data Management
Provider Data Action Alliance releases road map for trustworthy provider data, Becker's Hospital Review