Why MACRA matters for your practice

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The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) eliminated the notorious sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula last year, but what will the new MACRA payment policies mean for your practice? Three experts offered answers to this question and detailed what physicians can do now to shape these changes themselves. Payment changes coming under… Read more »

Medicare EHR Incentive Program Hardship Application Deadline Extended

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The Medicare EHR Incentive Program Hardship Application Deadline for All Providers is Now July 1, 2016 Today, CMS is extending the application deadline for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program hardship exception process that reduces burden on clinicians, hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs). The new deadline for Eligible Professionals, Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals… Read more »

The Tax Man Cometh

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As some of my colleagues, friends and family are buzzing about tax season–I am dreading it.  Trying to wait patiently for all the necessary documents to send to my Accountant seems like a forever project.  At the end of the day, heading to my mailbox with hopes the last few pieces of mail are just… Read more »

Office-Based Docs’ Use of Certified EHRs Increasing, CDC Data Show

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Nearly 75% of office-based providers in 2014 had a certified electronic health record system, up from 68% in 2013, according to new CDC data, STAT News‘ “Morning Rounds” reports (Thielking, “Morning Rounds,” STAT News, 1/27). Eligible professionals must use EHRs certified by the federal government under the meaningful use program. The program was created under… Read more »

Ringing in Zip, Zero, Zilch

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For those I haven’t had the pleasure of visiting with in the first 15 days of the month, Happy New Year!  I’m excited about what 2016 will bring to medical practices and billing services over the next 350 days. After peering inside the plethora of healthcare news, I found some recurring hot topics that we’ll… Read more »

Celebrating 20 Years as a Top Medical Software Provider

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The company driven by an expansive vision for affordable medical software completes two decades in the industry. KENNESAW, Ga. (December 17, 2015) — Medical software solutions company MediPro, Inc., is pleased to be celebrating its 20th year of offering the finest electronic medical records (EMR), medical billing and practice management software in the medical industry…. Read more »

Giving Thanks on this Special Day

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During this Thanksgiving holiday which embraces reflection and giving thanks, the MediPro team has come up with an abbreviated list of some things we are truly thankful for… MediPro clients: Providers, Office Administrators, Billers, Practice Staff, and IT Professionals. Without you, our company wouldn’t be possible. Our visionary leader and President, Marc Beck.  In December,… Read more »

Chip-enabled Credit Cards and your Medical Practice

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The EMV Transition.  Sorting Fact from Fiction. A lot has been written about the ongoing transition from magnetic stripe to chip cards, and in spite of best efforts to communicate “just the facts,” a few misunderstandings have surfaced. Our goal at TSYS Merchant Solutions has always been to provide open and honest information about the… Read more »

Some ICD-10 Insight

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At this point, it’s a good idea to conduct one last check to re-confirm if your payers will be ready to accept ICD-10 codes on 10/1, your respective clearinghouse testing has been completed, the physicians and staff in your group are comfortable with the new code set, and your medical software is ready.  If you… Read more »

Many overlook this when it comes to an EHR

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After 11 years of being in the medical software industry, I’ve seen many trends and spoken with hundreds of physicians in a variety of medical specialties.  Most of them have common goals of digitizing patient information with progressive technology which can result in streamlining daily operations, getting rid of paper, enhancing the range of charting… Read more »