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Patient Referral Programs – A Smart Way to Expand Your Practice

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How Patient Referral Programs Work Every patient referral is almost guaranteed to become a patient. People trust the advice and recommendations of friends and co-workers. Encouraging your existing patients to refer their contacts is a smart and relatively inexpensive way to grow your practice. Every medical practice needs to establish a way to attract new… Read more »

Top Lessons for an EHR Implementation

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Medical records are at the center of every doctor’s practice, which makes an EHR implementation both critical and stressful at the same time. Everything doctors do revolves around these records, so changing systems introduces an understandable level of stress. As long as you follow a few basic guidelines, you can trust that your EHR system… Read more »

Hurricane Irma

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With Hurricane Irma quickly approaching the US, all of us at MediPro will be thinking about everyone that will be affected by this storm.  The most important thing is the safety of you and your family.  If there is anything that we can help with such as our free offsite backup or hosting service, please… Read more »

Cyber Attacks – Avoiding The WannaCry Ransomware

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Cyber attacks can be devastatiing to any business. This is a growing threat that includes the new and dangerous WannaCry Ransomeware hacking. On Friday the WannaCry Ransomware attack  affected over 75,000 machines in 99 countries across Europe.  This was one of the largest and most damaging cyberattacks in history.  This attack affected hospitals, major companies and… Read more »

ICD-10 glitch leads CMS to relax physician quality penalties

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The CMS issued something of a get-out-of-Medicare-penalties-free-card for two years to physicians and group practices due to a glitch with quality reporting measures based on a recent update to the ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes. The CMS pointed its finger at updates that went into use Oct. 1, 2016, to the ICD-CM (Clinical Modification) and… Read more »