A company primarily known in the healthcare industry for its cloud fax business is aiming to tackle the broader interoperability market. Consensus, a conglomerate of media and information services, recently announced plans to split into two businesses, spinning off its internet fax business as a
We are pleased to share with you exciting news that Consensus, Inc. announced that it plans to split into two independent, publicly traded companies. The two new companies will be Consensus Inc. and Consensus. Our Cloud Fax brands, Consensus products, and digital signature product will operate
On December 10, 2020, HHS announced proposed revisions to the HIPAA Privacy Rule that would significantly impact covered entities under HIPAA. The Proposed Rule is part of HHS’s Regulatory Sprint to Coordinated Care, which seeks to “promote value-based care by examining federal regulations
Spurred over a decade ago now, the HITECH Act literally fueled the industry with billions of dollars with the goal to bring digital health records to everyone. Innovation brought us the EHR and beyond – and it doesn’t look like anything will slow down. Hear what some of the top industry
The healthcare industry has always been and will continue to be the target of ransomware and other cyberattacks. These breaches, like the string of attacks which have recently hit several major hospitals and health systems, have exposed the security vulnerabilities of several of our nation’s
Time may heal most wounds, but it has done little to lessen the sting of prior authorization. Despite decades of streamlining and automating healthcare business transactions, prior authorization remains one of the most burdensome, complex and costly administrative activities in the industry that
The fax machine has come to represent everything that’s wrong with healthcare IT: clunky, dated, disconnected. CMS Administrator Seema Verma challenged developers at the ONC’s Interoperability Forum to help “make every doctor’s office in America a fax free zone by 2020.”
Patient access to data will get much easier under two rules issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that expand access under the 21st Century Cures Act. Highlights include allowing patients in certain federal programs to access their health information on their smartphones and
The complex, highly manual prior authorization (PA) system continues to frustrate clinicians, negatively impact patients, and cost practices huge sums of money. The PA process causes frequent delays in care, often at the expense of patient health. Technology is a significant part of the problem,
Clinicians struggle to streamline communications around referrals and prior authorization. Patients clamor for easy access to their full records and information on recent visits and tests. Clearly, improved interoperability is in everyone’s best interest.Last February, HHS was unequivocal about
Hospital staff can often be less than satisfied with their facility’s EHR, leaving organizations with the challenge of how best to optimize their systems while avoiding discontent. The problem is a common one, often caused by an array of issues—poor design, unmet expectations, and shoddy
Despite technological changes over the past 2 decades, the fax machine remains the communication workhorse of the healthcare industry. Recent studies show that 75% of medical communication in the United States takes place via fax.
Health systems and providers, naturally, should be concerned
eFax Corporate® has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST, which demonstrates that it has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk.
Los Angeles, CA, October 30, 2019 – Consensus, Inc., a leading provider of digital
eFax Corporate® has launched eFax Router, a new enterprise-class product to simplify cloud fax integration. eFax Router is a configurable Windows application that allows the auto-download of faxes for one or multiple fax numbers over a secure internet connection.
eFax Corporate®, a brand of
j2 Cloud Services, LLC today introduced a free service for patients to securely receive their medical information in a personalized account utilizing cloud fax technology. MyHealth Inbox brings together all medical documentation to make it easy for patients to view their available medical data
The eFax Enterprise API product meets customer demand for secure, flexible, and seamless cloud-fax integration with CRM, ERP, and EHR systems in highly-regulated and complex environments.
June 11, 2019 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
HOLLYWOOD--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eFax Corporate, a brand of
At the 2019 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HiMSS) Annual Conference & Exhibition, eFax Corporate® discussed the eFax Enterprise API, eFax Corporate Fax Router, and eFax Messenger® 2.0.
February 04, 2019 07:01 AM Eastern Standard Time
In February of this year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed policy changes for sharing clinical data. An important provision of the proposed new rule had the potential to impact unintentionally the delivery of care for many providers who use digital cloud-fax
MyFax®, one of the all-digital cloud-fax solutions offered by j2 Cloud Services™, is the exclusive cloud fax provider for industry-leader NextGen Healthcare. This unique partnership allows NextGen Healthcare subscribers to simply activate the faxing service and begin streamlining workflows by