RESOURCES & DISCOUNTS FOR NICA MEMBERS
Our team is working every day to curate new, helpful resources for your office. On this page, you will find links to some of the exclusive discounts we offer to our members!
We know how tricky finding good health insurance solutions can be for your center and staff. Take Command Health makes it easy and their team provides helpful resources to help you take full advantage of healthcare benefits.
With affordable, flexible options Take Command has solutions for Infusion Centers, Individual Owners and Instructors that will help you explore all health plan options thoroughly and make health plan reimbursements a breeze. NICA members are eligible for 15% discount on Take Command plans and services! Click here to learn more about our partnership with Take Command Health and schedule a time to speak with one of their team members on the NICA benefit site.
4Med Online Continuing Education is designed to meet the needs of busy industry professionals. Training is provided self-paced, on-demand or via live instructor-led webinar workshops. All courses are accredited for nurses, physicians and physician assistants. Select courses are also accredited for college students, coders and others. Each course includes exams, certificates, CE and professional seals!
NICA Members are eligible for a 20% discount on 4Med approved courses. To receive your discount and begin taking training courses today, please email Morgan Grubbs at firstname.lastname@example.org for a discount code and click here to checkout.
Metro Medical, a Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions company, is an industry leader in providing specialty distribution and pharmacy services to healthcare providers nationwide.
With years of experience, they combine distribution and group purchasing organization (GPO) capabilities to deliver unmatched service and optimal efficiency for their customers. Metro Medical provides an experienced and dedicated sales representative to each account, responsible for maintaining the highest level of customer service and assistance in maximizing contracts for their customers. GPO members benefit from the ability to negotiate pricing on drugs and relevant services, ensuring greater purchasing power with pharmaceutical manufacturers and other supplies.
Metro Medical offers an Inventory Management Solution that helps practices like yours streamline the management of one of your largest assets – inventory – while ensuring critical medications are available when patients need them. Due to increases in specialty drug costs this drives the demand for effective inventory management and analytical solutions, as specialty care providers work to improve quality and performance. Their technology team continues to add new features and enhancements that not only help you care for patients, but save you time and money.
To learn more please visit metromedical.com.
NeuroNet GPO is a pioneering group purchasing organization dedicated to supporting the vibrancy and long-term viability of neurology practices. Today, neurologists face unprecedented practice pressures as they navigate an increasingly complex financial, operating and regulatory environment. Our specialty is seeing innovations in therapies and care delivery models, yet many practices are having difficulty realizing the full benefits for their patients and the community.
Founded by neurology practice leaders, NeuroNet brings neurology-specific practice management expertise and partnerships to support member clinics. We are harnessing the collective power of our community to gain access to therapies, competitively priced pharmaceuticals and supplies, and services to improve financial and operating performance. Among the services NeuroNet members gain access to are: Infusion management services; In-office pharmacy; Inventory management; Revenue cycle management analytics; Managed care and practice management consulting.
Join NeuroNet GPO to begin realizing the benefits for your patients and your practices.
Visit http://neuronetgpo.com to learn more today!
Calpion is a healthcare IT services company with capabilities in Big Data, BI, Analytics, IOT and mHealth. Calpion offers deep expertise in Microsoft .NET, open source – Java, Angular , Hadoop and cloud – Azure and AWS technologies. Industry applications that Calpion has worked on over the years include – EMR/EHR, Hospital Information Systems, EDIS, Patient Portals, Claims/Benefits Administration Systems and mHealth Applications.
Calpion solves challenges in implementing data driven healthcare solutions for Accountable Care, Population Health, Quality Reporting and RCM Analytics with our strong technical capabilities and healthcare domain expertise. Calpion provides custom software application development services to its healthcare customers which includes health systems, hospitals, free standing ERs and other specialty clinics as well as health plans. Calpion, through its Revenue Cycle services arm HealthPay offers a broad range of RCM services to its provider customers, this includes medical billing, coding and AR follow-up and collection services. Calpion has delivered several successful projects for leading healthcare organizations such as BCBS TX, United Health Group, Emblem Health and Affinity Health.
Anodyne Patient Payment
Leveraging our strong technical capabilities and years of experience in healthcare RCM, Calpion has developed Anodyne, a solution which allows “painless patient payments”. Anodyne allows automated, advanced analytics based, rules driven communication with patients covering a variety of uses cases related to patient financial obligations and also supports processing of patient payments through a secured, HIPAA complaint payment gateway. Anodyne drastically reduces human effort in patient communication and can result in significant cost reductions and improvements in patient satisfaction.
MedLearn Publishing is a nationally recognized healthcare publishing and media firm specializing in all aspects of coding, compliance, reimbursement and the revenue cycle. For more than 25 years, they have delivered actionable answers that equip healthcare organizations to confidently meet revenue and compliance obligations. Their clients access this information through a variety of resources, including publications, newsletters, and webcasts.
You can count on MedLearn to walk you through recent and upcoming developments in niche coding, compliance and reimbursement— regardless of how complex and overwhelming they may seem. Their experts constantly watch the horizon for what’s coming, carefully research how you’ll be impacted, and articulate the steps required to keep your facility compliant and fiscally strong in a variety of settings.
NICA Members are eligible for a 25% discount on select webcasts and the Coding Essentials for Infusion & Injection Therapy Services handbook. Click here to view and purchase infusion and injection resources today!
RxTOOLKIT® provides a comprehensive set of tools designed to give every clinician the information and ability to safely prepare and administer any drug in the RxTOOLKIT library! These tools establish standardization in practice and staff training in the preparation and administration of IV infusions.
Our tools provide enormous benefits at an affordable cost ensuring positive results:
· Minimizes the risk for errors
· Increases patient and caregiver safety
· Establishes best practices
· Improves efficiency
· Increases staff confidence
· Produces consistency in outcomes, training, workflow, and medication administration
Help your clinicians to safely prepare and administer any drug in the RxTOOLKIT library, with discounted rates for NICA members, please visit: ivsafety.rxtoolkit.com
Are you looking for the perfect, unique gift for your next corporate event or to gift to your employees?
FOTO’s customizable journals, luggage straps, and other high-quality classic leather accessories are unique gifts that will provide the perfect template for your company’s brand!
By making a purchase through FOTO, you are also supporting Fotolanthropy, a non-profit organization that documents the incredible true stories of remarkable people. Learn more about one of their latest projects, Travis: A Soldier’s Story here.
We are excited to offer NICA members a 20% discount off FOTO products. Members, contact Morgan Grubbs for your discount code to use at checkout. Click here to learn more.
K2 Health Strategies provides courses to assist physician practices’ understanding of the complexities of the shifting business of healthcare. Their training solutions can help you identify the root causes of the challenges facing your office and provide actionable tools to begin implementing improvements that you can sustain long-term, allowing you to provide the best care outcomes.
- Lean Bronze Certification: prep course for Lean certification with tailored content for physician practices in the outpatient setting, certification exam, and required books for reading
- Lean Bronze Portfolio Submission
- ARIM Training: learn to implement and sustain process improvement in your practice
- ARIM Certification: Become ARIM certified to lead process improvement projects in your practice
NICA Provider Members are eligible for a 15% discount off K2’s Lean Bronze Certification.
As a recognized leader in compliance, the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) is known for providing value, integrity, and the industry’s best customer service. They are dedicated to helping organizations address challenges as demand for healthcare services continues to grow.
ACHC’s partnership with National Infusion Center Association gives its Provider Members a customized, cost-effective option to demonstrate a higher level of patient care and safety.
Their team of industry experts have developed realistic and relevant standards to meet the specific needs of in-office infusions/injections for providers that seek accreditation to enhance ambulatory infusion centers and/or infusion services.
For over 30 years, ACHC has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence. They have CMS deeming authority for Home Health, Hospice, Renal Dialysis, and DMEPOS, in addition to a Quality Management System that is certified to ISO 9001:2015.
ACHC is the provider’s choice for accreditation because of its personal account advisors, relevant and realistic standards, competitive pricing, and a friendly, flexible, educational approach to accreditation. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.
NICA Provider Members are eligible for exclusive accreditation and education discounts. For more information on the ACHC and NICA discount, please contact ACHC’s Business Development team at (855) 937-2242 ext 458, and visit ACHC’s website to learn more about its offerings.