In August, CMS published the Final Rule for fiscal year 2020’s IPPS and OPPS code set changes. IPPS updates take effect for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019, through September 30, 2020. OPPS updates go into effect January 1, 2020. Naturally, medical coders are expected to become familiar with the changes and be prepared to assign appropriate codes on or before the effective date. However, the effects of new codes and coding rules reach far beyond an organization’s coding team.
Seasoned data analytics and AI thought leader to lead the company’s global go-to-market strategy
STAMFORD, CT, September 20, 2019 — EXTEND Resources, a leading data integrity, governance, and compliance company, today announced that Stephen Henn has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. Henn joins EXTEND Resources from Conduent, where he most recently served as Vice President, Analytics.
Company demonstrates holistic program and systematic approach to protecting confidential company, client, and third-party information across global operation
STAMFORD, CT, July 23, 2019 — EXTEND Resources, a leading operational performance improvement solutions company, today announced that the company has achieved ISO 27001:2013 certification, the international standard for best practices in information security management systems. SRI, an accredited registrar that provides comprehensive evaluation, auditing, and certification services worldwide, conducted the audit and certification.
Associate General Counsel and Director of Operations roles round out healthcare compliance and global services management team
STAMFORD, CT, June 19, 2019 — EXTEND Resources, a leading professional services and solutions company, announced an expansion of its healthcare leadership team. Michelle Jacobi has joined the company as Associate General Counsel with a focus on various transactional and compliance activities and Fred Wulf has joined the company as Director of Operations, Healthcare Services.
Cost-effective data quality and revenue cycle support designed to meet the unique requirements of today’s healthcare payment models and revenue cycle environment
STAMFORD, CT, May 21, 2019 — EXTEND Resources, a leading operational performance improvement solutions company, today announced the launch of its line of healthcare revenue cycle services. EXTEND’s Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) and Medical Coding services are designed to enable healthcare organizations—and the vendors who serve them—enhance clinical documentation quality and facilitate accurate, specific and timely medical coding, resulting in fewer denials and appropriate reimbursement.
Platform chosen based on comprehensive features, alignment with industry standards, and guidance that fosters program development and certification readiness
STAMFORD, CT, May 13, 2019 — EXTEND Resources, a leading professional services and solutions company, announced today that Overwatch Group has selected OnTrack™ 27001 to manage the company’s information security program. A module of the OnTrack™ compliance management platform, OnTrack™ 27001 was the exclusive choice of Overwatch to support the company’s goal of further developing its information security management system and becoming ISO 27001 certified.
STAMFORD, CT, January 17, 2019 — EXTEND Resources today announced that the company has acquired a controlling interest in Nighthawk Global Business Process Services, Inc., a leading provider of outsourced business and legal support services headquartered in Manila, Philippines.
EXTEND Resources is honored to sponsor two gatherings of senior business executives, legal professionals, and information security experts at two events hosted by Today’s General Counsel: the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Exchange and the E-Discovery & AI Exchange. Each forum provides an interactive platform where participants can expect to gain in-depth knowledge of the many cybersecurity and E-Discovery challenges faced by organizations and law firms today.
The E-Discovery event takes place December 12, and the Cybersecurity event on December 13, both at the The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, 404 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90071. Speakers and attendees from both the public and private sector will provide a diverse blend of expertise on data privacy, cybersecurity and e-discovery & AI.
Extend Resources CTO and CISO, Antonella Commiato will be participating in a panel discussion during a session at the Cybersecurity event, discussing corporate governance vs. security and the different methods to develop an active defense strategy – Read More about the details of this session.
In an upcoming session at The Exchange: Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Forum, hosted by Today’s General Counsel, Extend Resources CTO and CISO, Antonella Commiato will discuss corporate governance vs. security and the different methods to develop an active defense strategy for information security sustainability. The session takes place on Thursday, December 13 at The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles, CA and includes panelists from law firms, corporate legal teams, and legal security experts who offer a distinct blend of expertise to share solutions for building and implementing comprehensive response plans and navigating through government regulations.
July 10, 2018 – LegalSifter and EXTEND Resources are proud to announce a strategic alliance to offer a “combined intelligence” solution for contract review and negotiation. Combining LegalSifter’s artificial intelligence (AI) technology with EXTEND’s contract management and legal process expertise will allow clients – organizations ranging in size from middle market companies to large global enterprises – to review contracts quickly and confidently at a predictable cost.