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Same-day initiation of ART feasible and safe without CD4 counts, Thai study shows

Three models of same-day antiretroviral therapy (ART), tested in different hospitals in Thailand, are feasible and safe, researchers report. The models have been implemented in Thailand since 2017, following a World Health Organization recommendation that all individuals diagnosed as HIV positive should receive ART on the same day of diagnosis, if they are ready. Thai… Read More »

AI-based product aims to help providers identify missed charges

Providers continue to fall short of their charge-capture potential despite having rules-based systems and manual audits, an executive at an industry vendor contends. “It’s estimated that missing charges and associated reimbursement—combined with audit and recovery efforts—cost providers the equivalent of 1 percent of annual revenue,” says Nick Giannasi, executive vice president of Change Healthcare. Industry… Read More »