Posts Tagged: Stage3

Yes, there is an end at sight according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt. 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… 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) Top 7 reasons doctors get slapped with malpractice suits. Healthcare IT News, December 9, 2015. The top reasons physicians get sued for malpractice include failure to diagnose, poor documentation, and failure to follow safety… 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) ICD-10: Inside the war rooms. Healthcare IT News, October 1, 2015. Healthcare payers and providers have to start using ICD-10 as October 1, 2015. 2) Congress Calls for Stage 3 Meaningful Use Rule to… Read the rest »

If you’re like many providers and hospitals, the answer is no. Providers are imploring CMS to slow down the pace when it comes to meaningful use of electronic health records. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters… 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) HIT Policy Committee workgroups: Stage 3 rule in need of fine-tuning. FierceEMR, May 12, 2015. The Health IT Policy Committee workgroups don’t agree with all of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ suggestions… 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) Why Many Doctors Don’t Follow ‘Best Practices.’ NPR, April 22, 2015. Despite the focus on evidence-based medicine, many doctors do not follow clinical guidelines set by leading medical groups. 2) OIG says governing boards… Read the rest »

Several things. While Stage 3 meaningful use maintains some objectives from Stage 2, Stage 3 expands the scope of those objectives. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) stated that Stage 3 is the plan for what all healthcare providers will be – or should be – doing starting in 2018. We can help… 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 »