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Healthcare Providers Would Gain Greatest Share of Savings -- $9.5 Billion

WASHINGTON, DC - 6/14/18

The U.S. healthcare industry made a modest amount of progress in automating claims-related business processes, but a significant opportunity to save $11.1 billion annually remains, according to new data released today in the fifth annual CAQH Index®. The report shows increased use of some manual transactions – primarily via web portals – resulting in a reversal of gains made for some of those transactions in previous years and the increase in potential savings.

Provider Data Action Alliance makes recommendations to address pressing issue impacting providers, patients and health plans

WASHINGTON, DC - 5/30/18

A diverse cross-section of healthcare leaders today released recommendations to develop an efficient, sustainable system for accurate provider data. In its report, “An Industry Roadmap for Provider Data,” the Provider Data Action Alliance, a group convened by CAQH, concluded that broad industry collaboration is needed to improve provider data.

Industry Collaboration Required to Avoid Repeating Operational Challenges of Electronic Fee-for-Service Transactions

WASHINGTON, DC - 3/28/18

New research from CAQH CORE®, released today, analyzes operational challenges that may slow or add costs to the implementation of value-based payment. The research found that industry collaboration is needed to minimize variations and identified five operational opportunity areas that, if improved, would smooth implementation.

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