Small practice or ACO, focus remains on patient care

ACO patient care

It’s not your imagination. If you feel like there are fewer solo physician practices these days, you’re right. Physicians in practices of nine or less dropped from 40.1% to 35.3% from June 2013 to December 2015, according to researchers who studied the Medicare Physician Compare public use datasets from that time period.

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Florida practice makes the switch to Quanum EHR

Quanum Case Study

Maria Daily is the office manager for Ormond Medical Center in Ormond Beach, Florida. She has worked there for 32 years alongside Michael Rodriguez, DC who is the practice owner. Rodriguez has been a chiropractic physician in the Ormond Beach … Continue reading

Understanding PQRS reporting requirements for 2016 and beyond

PQRS 2016

The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) encourages individual eligible professionals (EPs) and group practices to report information on quality of care to Medicare. EPs with Medicare Part B Fee for Service patients must satisfactorily report PQRS quality measures or receive … Continue reading

Woodhaven Family Medicine Demonstrates Meaningful Use with Care360 EHR

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Care360 Case Study: Woodhaven Family Medicine

Woodhaven Family MedicineNikolai Kinachtchouk and Lioudmila Kinachtchouk are a husband and wife physician team who have been practicing internal medicine for over 17 years in Saginaw, Michigan…

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10 Things That Keep Physicians Awake at Night

Mark Anderson IT futurist

The healthcare industry is changing from a fee-for-service reimbursement system to a quality and value-based reimbursement system starting by 2018. These adjustments could impact a physician’s revenue by as much as 50%*. Physicians’ offices will need to consider next-generation software … Continue reading

Meeting CMS Meaningful Use in 2015

Preparing Your Practice for EHR Integration

2014 was a challenging year for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive program. Providers began participating in Stage 2 of the program, new requirements to meet Meaningful Use were rolled out, and the … Continue reading

Tips to Improve the ROI of your EHR

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One of the most talked about concerns with implementing an electronic health record (EHR) is the financial impact that it can have on your practice. Today’s medical offices are struggling with declining reimbursement along with fewer patient visits due to … Continue reading

Quest Diagnostics Care360 is Top EHR, as Ranked by Doctors in 2013 Black Book Survey – Top EHR Black Book Rankings

Top EHR Black Book Rankings

Quest’s electronic health record ranked number one for overall satisfaction across all physician categories; also ranked number one for mobile innovation and access Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that its Care360 … Continue reading

Quest Diagnostics Care360 Solutions a Hit with HIMSS13 Attendees

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s annual conference and exhibition is THE top healthcare IT event—some call it the “superbowl” event for Health Information Technology (HIT).  New Orleans was host to the more than 34,000 attendees and vendors that … Continue reading