8 tips to help you attest for 2016

Meaningful Use Attest 2016

It’s that time of year. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) EHR Incentive Programs attestation opened on January 3. Practices must attest for 2016 by the February 28, 2017 deadline to avoid the 2018 payment adjustment. When it … Continue reading

5 Steps to Help You Prepare for MACRA 2017

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By now you’ve probably heard of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation. It has been getting attention lately, especially after its long-anticipated (and nearly 2,400-page) final ruling came on October 14, 2016. Perhaps you’ve been pushing MACRA … Continue reading

8 steps to better reimbursement with ICD-10

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When the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition (ICD-10) clinical cataloging system went into effect for the U.S. healthcare industry on October 1, 2015, it reflected modern advances in clinical treatment and medical devices. It also caught the U.S. up … Continue reading

CMS EHR Incentive Reminder

As a reminder, eligible professionals (EPs) who participated in the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program* in 2012 must complete attestation for the 2012 program year by February 28, 2013. In order to be eligible to attest, you must have completed your … Continue reading

Care360 Direct Messaging EHR: Secure, HIPAA-Compliant Electronic Messaging for Healthcare Providers

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) recently introduced the Stage 2 requirements associated with the Incentive Program for Meaningful Use of an Electronic Health Record. In the new rules, which become effective in 2014, providers must meet 17 core … Continue reading

Free Webinar – Achieving the CMS Incentive for Meaningful Use of an EHR

This 45-minute educational session will give you an overview of the CMS Electronic Health Record (EHR) adoption program and showcase how Care360® EHR will help you qualify. Medicare providers can receive as much as $44,000 over five years and Medicaid … Continue reading

CMS EHR Incentive Payments: A Breakdown by State

In addition to improving the quality and efficiency of patient care, one of the biggest reasons many physicians and hospitals are converting to an electronic health record (EHR) is because government incentives are available to meaningful users of EHRs. The incentive … Continue reading

Preparing Your Practice for EHR Integration, Part 1

Preparing Your Practice for EHR Integration

With hundreds of electronic health record (EHR) solutions on the market, it can be difficult to identify one that’s right for your practice. The implementation process can be as important a part of your decision as the software. Care360 from … Continue reading

How Care360 with Data Exchange Can Improve Your Hospital’s Bottom Line

A 2010 report by the Medical Group Management Association found that using an EHR system has financial benefits that outweigh those of paper-based records, especially in the long term. In 2009, hospital-owned multi-specialty practices using an EHR had a median operating … Continue reading