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With Payment Changes and Medicare Audits, Therapy Services Are Ripe for Monitoring

  • July 3, 2019

It’s hard for therapists to demonstrate their clinical judgment and support the medical necessity of CPT 97110 visit after visit because the patient performs therapeutic exercises every time and it can become repetitive, said Holly Hester, senior vice president of compliance and quality at Casamba. “If all your treatments look the same from a billing perspective, it could be a little red flag you’re waving to your MAC, saying ‘I am doing something out of the ordinary,’” she said. “CMS has told us over and over, shame on you if you change your practice based on reimbursement.” Read the article

Casamba adds HIPAA One to network

  • June 27, 2019

Casamba, a provider of EMR solutions, will now have HIPAA One on its cloud-based network, which includes Casamba Skilled, Casamba Clinic and Casamba Home & Hospice. HIPAA One provides HIPAA compliance software, third-party validation of controls and data security. Read the article

Casamba Adds HIPAA One to Its Partner Network

  • June 24, 2019

As part of the Casamba network, HIPAA One – a provider of HIPAA compliance software, third-party validation of controls, and data security services – will make its service available immediately to users of Casamba Skilled, Casamba Clinic, and Casamba Home & Hospice. Read the article

Casamba Partners with HIPAA One

  • June 21, 2019

Casamba, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for skilled nursing facilities (SNF), home health agencies, outpatient therapy and contract therapy providers, announced it has added HIPAA One to its partner network. Read the article

Casamba Adds Compliance Software Business to Partner List

  • June 21, 2019

Casamba, an electronic medical record provider, has added HIPAA One to its partner network, according to a statement from the company on Thursday. The Agoura Hills business picked HIPAA, headquartered in Utah, for its industry-leading compliance software, third-party validation of controls and data security services. HIPAA’s software will be available to users of Casamba Skilled, Casamba Clinic, and Casamba Home and Hospice. Read the article

Is Your EHR Ready for PDGM?

  • June 10, 2019

When the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) launches Jan. 1, 2020, leveraging tools and resources to ensure compliance will be critical to a successful transition. Home health care providers already have one helpful tool in place: the electronic health record (EHR). By incorporating workflow efficiencies, alerts, customizable features and feedback reporting capabilities, EHRs can provide visibility into a provider's documentation, coding and billing practices for PDGM and for compliance with federal, state and payer regulations. Read the article

Casamba Introduces Analytics Platform

  • June 3, 2019

Available to Casamba Skilled customers, the web-based Analytics provides transparency into the health of clinical operations by leveraging an organization’s historical data. The new service delivers quick access to critical information about a user’s business including revenues, margins, labor and functional outcomes, and cost per incremental outcomes. Combined, these capabilities are designed to help customers tell their story to referral sources and enhance market share. Read the article

The necessary evolution of analytics

  • May 30, 2019

“Analytics” has certainly become a buzzword in the healthcare industry in recent years. But analytics should not be viewed as an all-encompassing term for any type statistical or data research. There are different types of analytics depending on the needs of the user and the resources – data, technology and others – available to them. Read the article

PDGM Vendor Perspectives and Preparations

  • May 23, 2019

PDGM is still a topic of conversation as both vendors and providers continue to prepare for its launch January 1, 2020. We were able to catch up with a few of the vendors recently to learn more about their perspectives and preparations for PDGM. Read the article

Casamba Adds BlueJay Mobile Health to Its Partner Network

  • May 16, 2019

Casamba, an EMR solutions provider based in Agoura Hills, Calif, announces that BlueJay Mobile Health has signed on to join its partner network. Casamba expects BlueJay’s first integrated offering to go live on the platform in late Q2 2019. BlueJay, a full-service digital technology company focusing on rehabilitation care for both provider and patients, will work with Casamba to deliver its BlueJay Engage to Casamba users. Read the article

Home Health Clinicians Face PDGM Knowledge Gap

  • May 12, 2019

The vast majority of home health clinicians currently face a steep uphill climb when it comes to operationalizing the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), with slightly less than eight months to go before the payment overhaul goes live, a new survey suggests. Read the article

Casamba Partners with Physical Therapy Software Company

  • May 9, 2019

Casamba, an electronic medical record provider, has added Milwaukee-based Alinea Engage to its partner network, according to a statement from the Agoura Hills company. Casamba clinic customers will be able to use Alinea’s outpatient physical therapy and rehabilitation digital intake forms and assessments immediately, allowing patients to complete paperwork before their appointment. Read the article

Casamba Releases Results of PDGM Readiness Survey

  • May 8, 2019

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (May 8, 2019)—With just under than eight months until the rollout of the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), a recent survey of homecare and hospice leadership found a lot of work needs to be done to get clinical staff up to speed on this new payment system. The results also showed a strong desire for refinement of certain aspects of PDGM itself, something that is currently being considered in the United States Senate. Read the article

Casamba Adds Alinea Engage to Its Partner Network

  • May 6, 2019

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (May 6, 2019)—Casamba, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy, skilled nursing facilities and contract therapy providers, announced Alinea Engage is now a part of the company’s partner network. The integration is available immediately for Casamba Clinic customers and will roll out to Casamba Skilled users later in Q2 2019. Read the article

Casamba Adds Alinea Engage to Its Partner Network

  • May 2, 2019

Casamba, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy, skilled nursing facilities and contract therapy providers, announces that Alinea Engage is now a part of the Agoura Hills, Calif-based company’s partner network. The integration is available immediately for Casamba Clinic customers and will roll out to Casamba Skilled users later in Q2 2019. Read the article

Document workflow product added for hospice customers

  • April 24, 2019

Casamba and Forcura have joined together to serve Casamba’s Home & Hospice customers. The Florida-based Forcura will provide its Document Workflow product, which will allow hospice customers to have more streamlined plans of care, physician orders and additional documentation. Read the article

Casamba Partners with Florida-Based Health Tech Firm

  • April 18, 2019

Casamba, an electronic medical record company in Agoura Hills, has partnered with Forcura, a document management and health care communications firm in Jacksonville, FL. Through the partnership, Forcura will provide its Document Workflow product to Casamba home care and hospice customers. Read the article

How Patients Really Want to Communicate with Doctors

  • February 21, 2019

Health IT companies are stepping up to fill that need in a variety of ways. Earlier this month MobileHelp Healthcare, a healthcare technology solutions specialist, announced a partnership with Casamba, a provider of electronic health record (EHR) solutions, to provide secure text messaging capabilities, video capabilities. Read the article

Technology Solutions for Post-Acute Care

  • December 10, 2018

The post-acute care (PAC) continuum of the healthcare sector is facing a myriad of challenges, including issues surrounding fragmented data, regulatory shifts in the reimbursement ecosystem, and market consolidation and diversification.

Billie Nutter, President of Casamba, addresses these issues and shares the solutions the Casamba team is working on to address these and more. Read the article

Documentation Deep Dive

  • June 26, 2018

Documentation software has evolved a long way from just simple paper charts with scribbled notes from yesteryear. They now are designed to do all the tasks required to run a successful practice—and feature everything from narrative templates to the ability to ensure claims are processed completely and correctly with the proper billing codes. Consumer demands and the realities of the current practice environment are continuing to drive the evolution of the next generation of documentation software. Read the article

Press Releases

Casamba adds HIPAA One to Partner Network

Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for skilled nursing facilities (SNF), home health agencies, outpatient therapy and contract therapy providers, today announced it has added HIPAA One to its partner network. Read full press release

Casamba Launches Predictive Analytics Service

Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for outpatient therapy, home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities and contract therapy providers, today announced the launch of Casamba Analytics. Read full press release

Casamba Bolsters Partner Network by Adding BlueJay

Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for outpatient therapy, home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities (SNF) and contract therapy providers, today announced that BlueJay Mobile Health has signed on to join the company’s partner network. Casamba expects BlueJay’s first integrated offering to go live on the platform in late Q2 2019. Read full press release

Survey: Clinicians Face Sizable Knowledge Gap as PDGM Deadline Nears

With just under eight months until the rollout of the Patient-Driven Groupings Model, a recent survey of homecare and hospice leadership found a lot of work needs to be done to get the clinical staff up to speed on this new payment system. The results also showed a strong desire for refinement of certain aspects of PDGM itself, something that is currently being considered in the U.S. Senate. Read full press release

Casamba adds Alinea Engage to Partner Network

Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy, skilled nursing facilities and contract therapy providers, today announced Alinea Engage is now a part of the company’s partner network. Read full press release

Casamba Partners with Forcura for Document Workflow Solution

Casamba, a leading provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy, skilled nursing facilities (SNF) and contract therapy providers, today announced Forcura has signed on to join the company’s partner network. Read full press release

Casamba and BetterPT Partner to Provide a More Efficient Scheduling Experience for Patients and Physical Therapists

Casamba, the leading provider of technology solutions for post-acute care, and BetterPT™, the company that is transforming the front door and back office of physical therapy practices across the U.S., today announced a partnership agreement and the launch of an integrated solution that enables easy and efficient real-time scheduling requests from patients directly to PT practices. Read full press release

Casamba and Kno2 Launch Integrated EMR Solution to Drive Interoperability Across the Outpatient Therapy Market

Casamba, the leading provider of technology software solutions for post-acute care, and Kno2®, the company that provides Interoperability as a Service to everyone in healthcare, today announced a fully interoperable healthcare solution that enables outpatient clinics to seamlessly exchange clinical data and patient health information (PHI) with millions of providers and referral sources across the acute and post-acute care continuum. Read full press release

Casamba, the Premier EMR for Multiplatform Therapy Solutions, Announces a Strategic Partnership with IKS Health for Revenue Cycle Management

Casamba, the leading provider of technology software solutions for post-acute care, announced it has partnered with IKS Health, a premier supplier of service-enabled solutions for large medical enterprises, to provide end-to-end revenue cycle management for providers across the post-acute continuum. Read full press release

MedBridge and Casamba Partner to Provide Seamless EMR Data Integration

MedBridge, an industry leader in continuing education and patient engagement, announces their integration with Casamba, the nation’s leading provider of specialized software and billing services to post-acute therapy providers. The interoperability allows Casamba Clinic clients to access MedBridge’s customizable patient engagement resources with a single click from within the EMR. Read full press release

Chief Product Officer Jane Moffett Elected to NASL Board of Directors

Casamba’s Chief Product Officer, Jane Moffett, was recently re-elected to the National Association for the Support of Long Term Care (NASL) Board of Directors. Read full press release

Casamba Partners with Kno2 to Drive Interoperability Across Post-Acute Care Settings

Kno2™, the company that optimizes patient document exchange for everyone in healthcare, and Casamba, LLC, developers of technology solutions for contract therapy, skilled nursing facilities, outpatient clinics, and home health and hospice care settings, today announced a partnership agreement. Kno2’s interoperability platform will be integrated into Casamba’s products to drive easy, secure exchange of electronic patient documentation between Casamba’s post-acute care clients and other healthcare providers throughout the continuum. Read full press release

Casamba Announces Three-Company Merger with HealthWyse and TherapySource

Casamba LLC announced today its merger with two other leading software companies in the post-acute healthcare industry. Effective immediately, HealthWyse of Boston, MA, and TherapySource of Birmingham, AL (former therapy division of Source Medical) have joined the Casamba family of companies. The merger supports Casamba’s vision to deliver a comprehensive solution across the patient post-acute care continuum. Read full press release

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