ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HealthPort, an industry leader in the compliant exchange of protected health information through release of information services and audit management technology, today announced that its comprehensive audit management solution, HealthPort AudaPro, has been deemed compatible with the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) newest version of RACTrac which allows for further definition of the types of medical necessity denials taking place. This status designation indicates that HealthPort AudaPro includes a mechanism that will aggregate RAC experience data at the hospital level in a manner that is consistent with the AHA RACTrac survey questions.
“When we created our comprehensive audit management solution HealthPort AudaPro, it was our mission to provide providers with a dynamic solution that would help mitigate financial risk when responding to medical record requests as part of the onslaught of RAC audits,” said Gene Guertin, Chief Technology Officer, HealthPort. “This compatibility designation will afford more visibility to our audit management technology and reporting capabilities, designed to assist hospitals with protecting revenue and gaining transparency into dollars threatened by audit take-backs.”
AHA RACTrac is a web-based survey that will collect summary level RAC experience data from hospitals on a quarterly basis for advocacy and educational purposes.
HealthPort is the authority on the compliant exchange of protected health information through release of information and audit management technology. With affordable, quality health information solutions, HealthPort serves more than 10,000 healthcare facilities, over 44,000 physicians, and millions of requesters nationwide. HealthPort’s proactive, service, compliance and technology driven approach streamlines the administrative and business processes of the healthcare community. For more information, visit www.healthport.com or call 800-737-2585.