Press en Press Kit <span>Press Kit</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/mwoolstoncaqhorg" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype=""></span></span> <span>Fri, 03/20/2015 - 14:11</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><h4>Media Inquiries</h4> <p>Members of the media, please contact:</p> <p><a href="">Michael Rubin</a></p> <h4>Read CAQH News</h4> <p>Visit the News section for <a href="/about/press-releases">CAQH press releases</a>. Visit the Catalyst section for <a href="/about/newsletter-articles">CAQH articles</a>.</p> <h4>Overviews</h4> <p>Expand each section below for a brief description of CAQH, its solutions and initiatives.</p> <div class="accordion"> <h3>About CAQH<sup>®</sup> </h3> <div> <p>CAQH, a non-profit alliance, is the leader in creating shared initiatives to streamline the business of healthcare. Through collaboration and innovation, CAQH accelerates the transformation of business processes, delivering value to providers, patients and health plans.</p> <ul><li><strong>COB Smart<sup>®</sup></strong> quickly and accurately directs coordination of benefits processes.</li> <li><strong>CAQH ProView</strong><strong><sup>®</sup></strong> eases the burden of provider data collection, maintenance and distribution.</li> <li><strong>SanctionsTrack<sup><span>®</span></sup></strong> delivers comprehensive, multi-state information on healthcare provider licensure disciplinary actions.</li> <li><strong>DirectAssure<strong><sup>® </sup></strong></strong>helps health plans increase the accuracy of provider directories.</li> <li><b>VeriFide<sup>TM</sup></b>  streamlines credentialing by consolidating and standardizing primary source verification.</li> <li><strong>CAQH CORE<sup><span>®</span></sup></strong> maximizes business efficiency and savings by developing and implementing federally mandated operating rules.</li> <li><strong>CAQH Index</strong><strong><sup>®</sup></strong> benchmarks progress and helps optimize operations by tracking industy adoption of electronic administrative transactions.</li> </ul></div> <h3>About CAQH CORE<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>CAQH CORE is a nonprofit collaboration of over 130 public and private health plans, hospitals and health systems, vendors and other stakeholders across the industry. Through this collaboration, CAQH CORE helps stakeholders uniformly adopt electronic transactions and exchange data efficiently. Since 2005, CAQH CORE has developed and issued four phases of operating rules that support standards, accelerate interoperability and align administrative activities among providers, payers and consumers. CAQH CORE has been designated by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as the author of operating rules for HIPAA administrative healthcare transactions. In 2015, the CAQH CORE scope expanded to include exchange needs for value-based payment.</p> <p><a href="/sites/default/files/core/caqh-core-overview.pdf">CAQH CORE Fact Sheet</a></p> </div> <h3>About caqh solutions<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>CAQH Solutions streamline the business of healthcare for health plans, providers, and other stakeholders. </p> <ul><li><strong>COB Smart<sup>®</sup></strong> quickly and accurately directs coordination of benefits processes.</li> <li><strong>EnrollHub™</strong> reduces costly paper checks with enrollment for electronic payments and electronic remittance advice.</li> <li><strong>CAQH ProView™</strong> eases the burden of provider data collection, maintenance and distribution.</li> <li><strong>SanctionsTrack<sup>®</sup></strong> delivers comprehensive, multi-state information on healthcare provider licensure disciplinary actions.</li> <li><strong>DirectAssure<strong><sup>® </sup></strong></strong>helps health plans increase the accuracy of provider directories.</li> <li><strong>VeriFide</strong><span><strong><span>TM</span></strong> </span> streamlines credentialing by consolidating and standardizing primary source verification.</li> </ul></div> <h3>About CAQH ProView<sup>®</sup>, A CAQH Solution<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>CAQH ProView is a CAQH Solution and the trusted source and industry standard for collecting provider data used in credentialing, claims processing, quality assurance, emergency response, member services and more. By streamlining data collection electronically, CAQH ProView is reducing duplicative paperwork and millions of dollars of annual administrative costs for 1.6 million physicians and other health professionals, as well as more than 1,000 participating health plans, hospitals and healthcare organizations.</p> <p><a href="">CAQH ProView Fact Sheet</a></p> <p> </p> </div> <h3>About COB Smart<sup>®</sup>, A CAQH Solution<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>COB Smart is a CAQH Solution that improves the accuracy of coordination of benefits processes. Health plans directly contribute to a registry of coverage information that helps health plans and providers correctly identify which individuals have benefits that should be coordinated in order for corresponding claims to be processed correctly the first time.</p> <p><a href="">COB Smart Fact Sheet</a></p> <p> </p> </div> <h3>About DirectAssure<sup>®</sup>, A CAQH Solution<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>DirectAssure is a fully-electronic CAQH Solution to improve the quality of provider data in health plan directories.</p> <p><a href="">DirectAssure Fact Sheet</a></p> <p> </p> </div> <h3>ABOUT VERIFIDE™, A CAQH SOLUTION<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>VeriFide is a primary source verification Solution that improves the quality, speed, and integrity of provider data provided to plans while reducing the overlapping, non-differentiating business processes associated with credentialing. CAQH is an NCQA-certified CVO.</p> <p><a href="">VeriFide Fact Sheet</a></p> <p> </p> </div> <h3>About the CAQH Index<sup>®</sup></h3> <div> <p>The CAQH Index was created as an industry-wide resource for tracking the progress from a paper- and phone-based system to an electronically-enabled system. The CAQH Index helps healthcare industry stakeholders assess remaining gaps in this transition and develop strategies to optimize administrative processes.</p> <p><a href="">Learn more about the CAQH Index</a></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Type</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/type/instructions" hreflang="en">Instructions</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-audience field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Audience</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/target-audience/press" hreflang="en">Press</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-caqh-program field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">CAQH Program</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/programsolution/caqh-large" hreflang="en">CAQH at Large</a></div> </div> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 18:11:50 +0000 298 at