Missouri gynecologist to use Quanum EHR for MACRA reporting

Sherri Beasley is the office manager at Dr. Michael Barnthouse’s office in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Barnthouse practices gynecology, delivering personalized and comprehensive health care for women at every stage of life. He has been in business in the region for over 35 years. Sherri has worked at the practice for the past five years, and previously worked for Dr. Barnthouse when he first went into business over 3 decades ago. The office has 4 total employees, and they see 20-25 patients per day. About 5% of the practice’s patients are Medicare patients, but that population is growing since they are now one of the few gynecologists in the area accepting Medicare.

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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