PokitDok Officially Eliminates Charges for Essential Electronic Healthcare Transactions

By Nicole Fletcher,


This week at Health 2.0, PokitDok announced that we have officially eliminated charges for essential transactions with insurance carriers - and let’s just say, the announcement was a hit. Our goal with this change is to drive down the overhead costs often absorbed by provider groups, benefit enrollment administrators and digital health companies. What this means  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev

Bringing ICD-10 to the Masses

By Nicole Fletcher,


As promised in a blog posted a few days ago, your ICD-9 <> ICD-10 conversion troubles are over. To give the full announcement, along with a more technical deep dive, is one of our backend data engineers, Ghadi Shayban. Take a look at the full post on our dev blog, Full Metal Health or get straight into the documentation.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev

A PokitRecap of the 2015 Connected Health Summit

By PokitDok Team,


The 2015 Connected Health Summit took place last week in sunny San Diego at the Omni Hotel and PokitDok was there in full force. The event focused on the consumer perspective of the fast-growing digital health/connected health market. There was a lot of discussion about the trend of patients becoming consumers, their desire to become more  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev

Why Checking Patient Eligibility Is Such A Big Deal

By Nicole Fletcher,


The healthcare industry in the United States is large and complex to say the least. The costs associated with every piece of this expansive system are significant, accounting for a higher percentage of American GDP than the vast majority of other nations. Much of this cost is to due to system wide inefficiencies, which are  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Providers

Introducing The PokitDok Eligibility App

By Nicole Fletcher,


  PokitDok’s X12 API gives developers direct access to patient eligibility via our connection to more than 300 insurance companies. To demonstrate the power of these connections, we created a clean, user-friendly application that checks eligibility with patient information, in real-time. By solving eligibility associated issues for provider groups with limited access to developers, this  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev

The History of American Health Insurance: A Look Back In Time To Understand How We Got To Where We Are

By Nicole Fletcher,


In America today, there’s a drastic discrepancy between people’s perception of health insurance and its definition; and understandably so, as it has fundamentally changed since its inception just decades ago. It could be argued that many of the frustrations relating to this topic stem from a near-universal knowledge gap, specifically regarding what health insurance is  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Health Innovation

Why Paying Cash for Healthcare Might Save You Money

By Nicole Fletcher,


Why would someone pay cash for their healthcare needs when they already have insurance? That’s a question that’s getting asked a lot these days; and the answer is more complex than you might imagine. The most surprising reason is that, in some cases, it’s actually cheaper to pay a provider directly than to pay a  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Healthcare consumerism, Providers

PokitDok Introduces Health Credit Outcome Product to Improve Health Lending

By Nicole Fletcher,


Today at the 2015 HiMSS Conference in Chicago, we announced the release of our newest product - PokitDok's Health Credit Outcome (HCO). We envision this revolutionary tool as playing an integral role in the journey toward more affordable healthcare. Designed by our expert team of data scientists, the HCO product is a mathematically driven, probabilistic risk  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Enterprise

PokitDok Introduces Health Gateway For Developers and Enterprises

By Nicole Fletcher,


At PokitDok, we consistently work to make ourselves, our company, and the products we create - better. We live, breathe and code by the mantra: design, deploy, iterate, repeat. It’s to that end that we have recently re-imagined our website to better reflect the needs of health businesses and developers in the digital health space.  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Enterprise, Health Innovation

What Our Customers Are Saying

By Nicole Fletcher,


At PokitDok, we continually hear how great our service is and how genuine and helpful our technical support can be. In fact, we are so proud of our best-in-class Customer Success team, that we decided to let the customer feedback speak for itself. Our team works diligently to ensure that all of our customers -  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Dev, Enterprise, Telehealth