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Over 150,000 Patients Served with Ciox HealthSource Patient Request

Over 150,000 Patients Served with Ciox HealthSource Patient Request Innovating to simplify patient experience at over 300 healthcare provider sites ALPHARETTA, GA, June 24, 2021 – More than 150,000 patients have enjoyed easier access to their medical records, allowing them to make informed, timely decisions about their care, and advocate more effectively for their health […]

The Vision of ONC: Interoperability, Key Priorities and Partnerships for Success

Ciox Chief Innovation Officer Shannon West hosted a Webinar featuring Micky Tripathi, PhD, MPP, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. In light of recent information blocking changes and rapid development in the health IT environment, Tripathi and West explored topics including interoperability, FHIR adoption, regulations, and the future of technology applications in healthcare. “The whole […]

Datavant and Ciox Announce Merger

Datavant and Ciox Health Announce Merger, Creating the Largest Neutral and Secure Health Data Ecosystem Combined company positioned to solve the challenge of health data fragmentation Joint technology solution enhances patient privacy and health care efficiency Company to be named Datavant, with revenue of more than $700 million $7.0 billion transaction supported by existing investor […]

Shannon West joins Ciox Health as Chief Innovation Officer

Shannon West is the Chief Innovation Officer for Ciox Health. In this position, West leads digital interoperability efforts and helps to further Ciox’s growth with innovative new technologies, solutions and business models. She is focused on accelerating the company’s pace of innovation in making the Ciox vision possible, to power every health decision with the […]

What is information blocking? Am I an information blocker?

Mike Lipinski, Director of the Regulatory and Policy Affairs Division within the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, recently shared some guidance for healthcare providers as they prepare for information blocking enforcement, as described in “21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program Final Rule.” This blog post […]

Risk Adjustment FAQs

What Is Risk Adjustment? Risk adjustment is an annual process that is used to appropriately compensate health plans for the costs associated with taking on members with chronic health conditions. With risk adjustment, if your health plan serves a higher than average percentage of chronically ill patients, it will receive risk adjusted payments. If it […]

HCC Coding FAQs

Hierarchical Condition Categories and How They Affect Reimbursement Hierarchical Condition Category coding — or HCC coding — was implemented by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2004 to help estimate the healthcare costs of Medicare enrollees in the coming year. Today, Medicare Advantage plans, the Medicare Shared Savings Program, Medicaid, and private […]

Ciox Health and HealthVerity Announce Partnership to Enable First-in-Kind Decentralized Clinical Trial

The platform developed through this partnership will surface key insights from medical records-based real-world data while maintaining data privacy, including COVID-19 vaccine trials     ALPHARETTA, Ga. February 10, 2021 – Ciox Health, a leading health technology company, today announced a strategic collaboration between its Real World Data (RWD) Division and HealthVerity, the leader in privacy-protected data exchange. By pairing HealthVerity’s real-world data ecosystem of more than 330 million de-identified patients from 75 leading data providers with Ciox’s state–of–the–art biomedical Natural Language […]