Posts Tagged: quality

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Meaningful Measures specifics emerge: CMS program will track 18 areas. Healthcare IT News, November 28, 2017. CMS released core measures that aim to focus on high-quality healthcare and meaningful outcomes for patients. 2) Drug… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Groups partner to better leverage HIEs for population health, quality improvement. Healthcare IT News, October 18, 2017. Two groups are working together to promote population health goals and cost reduction by tackling different aspects… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) DMC passes new inspection in surgical instruments case. The Detroit News, January 10, 2017. The Detroit Medical Center officials announced the hospital passed a surprise inspection of its sterilization facilities. 2) CMS issues final… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Review of CMS quality metrics kicks off. Modern Healthcare, December 7, 2016. Healthcare leaders are scrutinizing and offering recommendations on the 97 quality measures that CMS is considering using for reporting and payment initiatives… Read the rest »

Many physician practices are not. MACRA is a big difference in how physicians are paid. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). The… Read the rest »

It could be, but for now, it’s up to you and your practice. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). The Obama administration… Read the rest »

Surprisingly, most Americans don’t think so. A recent study found that most of the population doesn’t believe that the price of healthcare services relates to the quality of the healthcare they receive. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Federal health officials, insurers agree on how to rate doctors’ quality. The Washington Post, February 16, 2016. CMS and the health insurance industry have agreed on measures for physician quality in seven areas. 2)… Read the rest »