HIMSS21: The Change is Now

Las Vegas is set to roll out the silicon carpet for HIMSS21, the healthcare technology party of the year. The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society has selected “Be The Change” as the theme for this year’s conference.  We asked our parent company Pixel Health’s team going to HIMSS 2021 to expand on what this…

Fred Mills Joins baytechIT as Vice President of Sales

Healthcare Information Technology Veteran to Spearhead National Growth New England’s largest healthcare-centric managed service provider and value added reseller is positioning itself for national growth with the addition of Fred Mills as its new Vice President of Sales. Mills joins western Massachusetts-based baytechIT after stints as Senior Director of Worldwide Healthcare Alliances and Business Development…

New Executive Leadership to Fuel Pixel Health Growth

HOLYOKE, MA 5/10/2021 — Capitalizing on double-digit sales growth and a 30% staff increase in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on the healthcare industry, Pixel Health (www.gopixelhealth.com), a five-company, national healthcare consulting ecosystem has promoted two executives to lead the organization.  Former Chief Corporate Counsel Brad Mondschein has been named President and former Cisco Global Healthcare…

Pixel Health Inks Distribution Deal with Ingram Micro

HOLYOKE, MA 5/6/2021 — Utilizing the healthcare industry’s leading infrastructure assessment tool and its proprietary methodology for linking IT improvements to clinical outcomes, western Massachusetts-based consortium Pixel Health is teaming with $49B technology business leader Ingram Micro Inc. to establish a new sales channel and better serve hospitals and health systems across the United States.…

Price Transparency. Hello? Anybody there?

What if the government issued a regulation and nobody listened? What if those affected simply said, we’re not doing it because we don’t have the resources, we don’t understand what you’re telling us to do, or quite frankly, we’d rather just wait to see if everyone else will listen and get in line?   We’re…

Are you a sitting Duck?

What do ducks on a pond and a hospital dealing with the government’s new price transparency regulations have in common? Each may be setting itself up for trouble.   We recently published an article on the CMS rule: CY2020 Hospital Policy Changes and Payment Rates. The new rule, effective 1/1/21, has received much attention.  …

CMS just changed the Price Transparency Rule: Are You Ready?

Effective 1/1/21, CMS issued CY2020 Hospital Policy Changes and Payment Rates that affect any hospital operating in the US.   About the rule   According to CMS, hospitals under the new price transparency rule – are required to post their pricing online. Pricing data must be made available for both Standard Charges– all of the hospital’s items or services,…