Avoid a MIPS penalty for 2017 with the test option

MIPS Advancing care information

If your practice is participating in the Quality Payment Program (QPP), otherwise known as the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), for Year 2017, then you probably know that data submissions are due by March 31, 2018. … Continue reading

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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CMS issues final rule for MACRA 2018

MACRA 2018

On November 2, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final rule for Year 2 of the Quality Payment Program (QPP). As you are likely aware, the QPP, established under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization … Continue reading

How efficient are your collections?

Reduce denial medical billing

The physician payment model is continually changing. Patients are increasingly responsible for a larger portion of their medical bill thanks to high-deductible health plans. As the industry moves to value-based healthcare, the fee-for-service model is slowly going away. And  practices … Continue reading