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“Give the lady what she wants,” was the mantra of Marshall Field, the 19th century retail titan whose eponymous Chicago department store was world-renown for delivering outstanding customer experiences (CX). Today, digital communication and service technology have opened a world of endlessly creative possibilities for CX built on many of the same innovations that Field pioneered 150 years ago, including identifying consumer preferences and offering transparent and consistent pricing.

Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, announced today it has achieved full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) for Electronic Health Networks (EHN) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC).

The public is being primed to take on more financial responsibility for their healthcare costs, with unprecedentedly high deductibles and co-insurance among the most notable drivers. It’s expected that even more employers will offer these high-deductible plans in 2016, compelling employees to pay for an even larger portion of their healthcare services. That is, if they schedule them at all.

Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, announced the release of a free eBook to help hospitals and physician practices rethink the management of their revenue cycle as increasing numbers of patients take on greater financial responsibility for the care they receive.

Under pressure from federal and state regulators to improve the timeliness and accuracy of provider directories, health insurers are looking to software vendors for answers. In this article from Health Data Management, Availity CEO, Russ Thomas, explains how Availity is working with America’s Health Insurance Plans to address inaccurate provider data with their Provider Data Management solution.

Florida health insurers are going live with a provider directory workflow solution from Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, to increase provider data transparency and enhance collaboration with their provider networks.

Children’s Home Society of Florida, Buckner Division hosted its annual “Under the Tent” awards luncheon today to recognize and honor outstanding individuals and organizations for their work in the interest of underserved children.

Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, announced the launch of a dynamic application for delivering member assessments. The Member Assessment application is part of the company’s innovative Revenue Program Management (RPM) solution, which increases payer and provider collaboration while reducing the inefficiencies currently associated with gathering and managing quality and risk-related information about patients.