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HEALTHCAREfirst Announces Interface with PDC to Expedite Pharmacy Management for Hospice

  Springfield, Mo. – March 7, 2017 – HEALTHCAREfirst, the leading provider of Web-based home health and hospice software, billing and coding services, and advanced analytics, announced its partnership with PDC, an independently owned pharmacy benefit manager built purposefully for hospice, to improve the management of patient prescriptions. This interface provides automatic transfer of demographic data from firstHOSPICE […]

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March 7, 2017

Is Your Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) Compliant with New Standards?

PBMs Should Collect and Submit Electronic Messages to Pharmacies. Providers that use a Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) should be aware of requirements that went into effect on July 1, 2015. A hospice Data Element Request Form (DERF) was approved and required for pharmacy online claim adjudication effective July 1, 2015. The hospice DERF came out […]

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August 7, 2015