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Costs for electronic processing have decreased as costs for manual and partially electronic transactions have increased, resulting in opportunities for future savings

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CAQH today released the eighth annual report measuring the progress made by healthcare payers and providers in automating administrative transactions. The 2020 CAQH Index found that, of the $372 billion widely cited as the cost of administrative complexity in the US healthcare system, the industry can save $16.3 billion by fully automating nine common transactions.

Guidelines establish consistent industry expectations for sharing of patient attribution information and exchanging data

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CAQH CORE, a multi-stakeholder organization representing a broad spectrum of health plans, providers, vendors and government entities, today released new operating rules for patient attribution data exchange and an update to existing connectivity rules.