New Employee Announcement Please join us in welcoming Kristen Tedeschi to the Seacoast SurroundLab team. Kristen joins Seacoast with over 10 years’ experience in IT in the lab industry, and has joined the Seacoast team as a SLAB Project Manager and Analyst. Kristen can be reached at extension 6218 or via email at KTedeschi@sldsi.com From [...]
All of us at Seacoast Laboratory Data Systems would like to congratulate those that hold positions in clinical laboratories this week! In recognition of all of the hard work that is required to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of laboratory test results and professionals throughout the healthcare environment, we thank you.
ICD-10 Industry Update On February 16, 2012, HHS announced its intent to delay the implementation date for ICD-10. The current compliance date is October 1, 2013 pending an official release of a delayed date. Below is an excerpt from the February announcement: “As part of President Obama’s commitment to reducing regulatory burden, Health and [...]
5010 Electronic Remittance Advice Many of our Clients have now transitioned to submitting claims using the 5010 Electronic Claims Submission file format. As payers begin sending final claim adjudication and payment information in 5010 format, existing ERA files must be upgraded to meet the new 5010 requirements which became effective on January 1, 2012. If [...]
On the Horizon for the New Year ICD-10 Preparation to Begin Health care providers face another significant industry change mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, ICD-10, which is currently scheduled for implementation on October 1, 2013. Seacoast will continue with our internal research and development analyses in March 2012 to begin preparation [...]
New staff has joined the Seacoast team! Suzanne Ray has joined Seacoast in the roll of Account Representative. In this position, Suzanne is ready to assist our Clients with any sales related activities. In addition, Suzanne is an excellent resource for information on the new and exciting products Seacoast has to offer. Over the past weeks, [...]
Seacoast is proud to announce our newest development initiative, state of the art mobile connectivity applications. With the widespread use of mobile devices, it was inevitable that the medical community would soon catch on to the convenience of mobile applications. From a very basic starting point, delivery of a critical lab result to a Physician’s [...]