5 Features of Best Podiatry EMR/EHR Software

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If you’re frustrated with your EMR/EHR software, you’ve probably invested in software that was created for a general medical practitioner’s office, not podiatry EMR software. This is a common problem, something that is hindering podiatrists across the country as they try to get in step with the recent changes in medical records/health records expectations. If… Read more »

Medicare EPs Must Attest by March 31 at 11:59 pm ET to Receive 2013 Incentive

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March 6, 2014: From the CMS Newsletter Due to the large volume of providers attesting, please submit your data as soon as possible and during non-peak hours to avoid system delays. If you are an eligible professional, the last day you can register and attest to demonstrating meaningful use for the 2013 Medicare EHR Incentive… Read more »

No More Delays for ICD-10

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No delays for ICD-10, says Tavenner at HIMSS 2014 Originally posted by: Daniel R. Verdon, Medical Economics There will be no more delays to the October 1 deadline to implement the International Classification of Diseases-10th revision (ICD-10) coding system. That was the message from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Marilyn Tavenner during Thursday’s keynote… Read more »

Use New PQRS Interactive Timeline to Prepare for Upcoming Milestones

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February 12, 2014: From the CMS Newsletter If you are an eligible professional or group practice participating in PQRS, CMS wants to make sure you are prepared for the many important program milestones that are approaching. To help you navigate these program deadlines, CMS has released a new PQRS interactive timeline that will help you… Read more »

ICD-10 in 2014

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February 6, 2014: From the CMS Newsletter With less than one year to go until the October 1, 2014, ICD-10 compliance date, now is the time to assess your progress. CMS continues to work with health care organizations to develop and distribute a variety of resources to help you with your ICD-10 planning and preparation…. Read more »

Eligible Professionals: eRX Participation Affects 2015 Medicare EHR Payment Adjustment

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December 23, 2013: From the CMS Newsletter Didn’t participate in eRx in 2012 or 2013? Here’s what you need to know. If you were not a successful electronic prescriber under the 2012 or 2013 eRx, or Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program: You will be subject to a payment adjustment in 2014. The final 2.0% eRx payment… Read more »

CMS Offers New HIE Stage 2 Tipsheet

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If you are an eligible professional preparing for Stage 2 of the EHR Incentive Programs, check out the new CMS tipsheet on Stage 2 health information exchange requirements. When does Stage 2 Begin for Eligible Professionals?  If you are an eligible professional who has completed at least two years of Stage 1 of meaningful use, you will… Read more »

MediPro, Inc Offers Lytec 2014 for Monthly Subscription

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Kennesaw, GA – MediPro, Inc. offers Lytec Practice Management (PM) for a low monthly price of $249. This will include the new ICD-10 compliant Lytec 2014 version as well as a bundle of services that will be readily available to medical offices. Becoming ICD-10 compliant is becoming more crucial with each day that passes. With… Read more »