Avoiding The WannaCry Ransomware Attack

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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 other government agencies. Ransomware attacks are usually through email spam.  Messages are typically fake invoices, job offers or other lures which are… Read more »

MIPS Participation Status Letter

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  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is reviewing claims and letting practices know which clinicians need to take part in MIPS, the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. MIPS is an important part of the new Quality Payment Program. In late April through May, practices will get a letter from the Medicare Administrative Contractor that… Read more »

Springtime in February?

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Hello everyone!  It has certainly been a bit since we’ve posted on our Blog.  It could be the remnants of a mild winter has affected our circadian rhythms?   Regardless of spring-like weather in February, our team has been busy at the MediPro office handling an influx of interest in the medical software products and add-on… Read more »

CMS News Update: Attest to 2016 Program Requirements by February 28

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As circulated by CMS on 1/17/17 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Registration and Attestation System is now open. Providers participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program must attest to the 2016 program requirements by February 28, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET in order to avoid a 2018 payment adjustment. The EHR reporting period… Read more »

Yes, medical software qualifies for possible write-off up to $500,000!

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It’s that time of year to consult with your tax preparer or accountant to see what office deductions may be possible for the 2016 calendar year.  If you haven’t purchased your Lytec upgrade or transitioned over to the CureMD PM/EHR software yet, you better get moving! India’s biggest auto media vehicle. CarWale has dependably endeavored… Read more »

The best tool for your A/R challenges

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MediPro, Inc. has partnered with BillFlash for years.  It has a tight integration with Lytec and CureMD software solutions while continuing to develop progressive patient statement and payment technology.  Easy to enroll, quick set up and commanding results. To learn more, click here or contact us at 1.800.759.1321 opt 2

MGMA Survey of Operations in Medical Practices Shows an Increased Focus on Patient Experience

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Survey analyzes how practices adjust their operations as patients have more choices for care, including improving wait times, office hours, appointment scheduling, financial management, and patient portals New Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) (@MGMA) data find that medical practices focus on patient experience and access as patients face more options in how their care is… Read more »

Surescripts: E-Prescribing of Controlled Substances Jumps 600 Percent

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The number of transactions over the Surescripts network increased by 48 percent in 2015, according to the company’s 2015 National Progress Report. Surescripts performed 9.7 billion secure health data transactions in 2015, including 1.4 billion electronic prescriptions, 1.05 billion medication histories and 15.3 million clinical messages. Last year, after processing 6.5 billion transactions, it reported its volume… Read more »

Like a GPS for your Medical Practice

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One of the first things you see when sliding into the driver’s seat of an automobile is the illustrious dashboard.  It is typically loaded with lights, a speedometer, a tachometer, gauges, and warning icons.  This ornate tool can be one of the first items we like or dislike about a vehicle.  Soft colors and various… Read more »

A popular EHR doesn’t mean it’s a better EHR

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It appears that some users of a well-known Electronic Health Record (EHR) company are getting quite the jolt after a forced upgrade to a new software version which appears to have caused discord and work flow issues for some medical practices. My extended empathies to those whose daily operations are greatly affected and continue the… Read more »