Proposed rule for Year 2 of MACRA: What you need to know

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In June 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed 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 Act of 2015 (MACRA), is in its first year.

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Are you eligible for MACRA?

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Quality Payment Program Eligibility assistant In 2017, all eligible providers need to participate in MACRA’s Quality Payment Program (QPP) to avoid potentially significant penalties. How will this impact your practice? If you are a physician, physicians assistant, nurse practitioner, clinical … 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

Proposed Clinical Quality Measures for Meaningful Use Stage 2

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Previously we have talked about the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) incentive program for the adoption of electronic health records(EHR). The program requires providers to report on objectives and measures to prove they are using their EHR in a … Continue reading

Who Should Use an EHR?

Electronic health records (EHR) allow medical professionals to provide a high standard of care by making records more readily available and facilitating communication between physicians. Nearly everything we do and say is able to be shared across networks, which makes … Continue reading

EHR Incentive Programs: Care360 Makes It Easy to Qualify

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As many of you are aware, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) in 2009 allocated nearly $20 billion in funds to facilitate the adoption of EHR systems by healthcare professionals. These financial incentives are now available from the Centers for … Continue reading

Care360: The Difference, Part 1

Care 360: The Difference

As you are probably discovering, making the transition to an electronic health record can seem overwhelming at times. That’s why we designed our Care360 EHR solution to be user-friendly, secure, fully mobile, and easy to implement quickly. Here are some … Continue reading