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What It Means to Be a Government-Certified EHR

Published on April 5, 2012 By EHRblogger

There are hundreds of certified EHR systems available in the industry. Some target specific medical specialties and/or practice sizes, others are primary-care focused, and still others are better suited for hospitals. Regardless of their specialty, however, most systems boast of increasing revenue, lowering administrative costs, improving quality of care, and delivering meaningful use to your [...]

Managing Meaningful Use: Customer Support Is Imperative

Published on March 22, 2012 By EHRblogger

Partnering with an EHR vendor who lives up to the promise of providing high-quality customer service assures that your practice will experience long-lasting success. Furthermore, high-quality customer service means providing the resources to help you navigate, understand, and fulfill the meaningful use requirements. Why is customer support so important when it comes to meaningful use? [...]

Stage 2 Meaningful Use Proposed Rules: The Highlights

Published on March 15, 2012 By EHRblogger

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has published the proposed rule for Stage 2 Meaningful Use—subject to a 60-day comment period before being finalized sometime this summer. Here are 3 important highlights about Stage 2 for physicians: The bar for meeting meaningful use requirements will be raised. As required by ARRA legislation, Stage [...]

Meaningful Use Workflow…How Meaningful Is It to You?

Published on November 3, 2011 By EHRblogger

Consider the possibility of earning $44,000 per physician in government incentives by demonstrating meaningful use with your certified EHR system. Is demonstrating meaningful use important to you? Or are you concerned about decreased levels of productivity and being forced to change your normal workflow? There still remains a misconception that if you purchase an EHR, [...]

Meaningful Use Workflow: How Are You Allocating Your Resources

Published on May 12, 2011 By EHRblogger

Medical practices nationwide are developing plans to allocate their resources to successfully address meaningful use tasks and responsibilities. If you are pursuing the EHR incentives, make sure you are completely confident with your answers to these questions: Do you understand how the meaningful use requirements apply to your specialty? Do you know which measures your [...]