Payment adjustments for both the EHR Incentive Program (also common referred to as HITECH and Meaningful Use) and PQRS are coming soon. Payment adjustments are essentially penalties for not participating in the programs, so if you are a Medicare or Medicaid provider, you should consider participating in one or both programs as soon as possible […]
This year PracticeStudio has received many new report features and enhancements as well as new reports. Our user base is great about giving us wonderful new suggestions to existing reports as well as ideas for new reports. And we take every single request into account in development. However, many times these get implemented but our […]
ICD-10 has been a huge buzz word for a long time, and it has reached epic levels as of late. As expected, providers voice their concerns via our normal support channels but surprisingly we hear the same concerns when we are being treated as patients. Yes, some providers know we are in the business so […]
Stage 2 of Meaningful Use officially started in January of 2014, but don’t panic! The reporting period for 2014 is only 3 months, regardless of how long you’ve been participating in the program or which Stage you’re currently on.
Ever since the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) was enacted as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, there has been more and more pressure on providers and staff to record, track, and report properly.