Posts Tagged: ONC

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) ONC dials back meaningful use certification program. Healthcare IT News, September 21, 2017. Changes have been made to meaningful use criteria to reduce the burden on the industry. 2) States ask insurers to prioritize… 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) Gilead cuts 2016 sales forecast, cites hepatitis C drugs. Reuters, July 25, 2016. Sales of hepatitis C drugs dropped lower than expected. 2) What to know about Medicare’s big bundled – payment expansion. Modern… 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) ONC yanks certification for two EHR products. Healthcare IT News, September 3, 2015. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT announced that two previously certified parts of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR… 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) The good, the bad and the ugly of Stage 3 MU. Healthcare IT News, March 25, 2015. CMS and ONC released new regulations on Friday, March 20, 2015. 2) ONC stepping up efforts to… Read the rest »

Probably not, even if you completed an initial HIPAA risk assessment. HIPAA preparedness is a perpetual task that constantly changes with new technology and data-sharing requirements – many of which did not exist when the rules were finalized. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared for an audit by completing a… 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) Lesson from the Anthem hack: Cybersecurity must extend beyond encryption. Modern Healthcare, February 11, 2015. The exposure of 80 million individuals’ records has shifted national attention to data encryption. 2) Report estimates lower costs… Read the rest »