EHR and guidelines for selection for practice
84 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Can You Survive? Penalties of not Participating in Meaningful Use

Can You Survive? Penalties of not Participating in Meaningful Use | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
There are incentives to participating in MU as many physicians are aware. There are also penalties for not participating as well.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Can You Survive? Penalties of not Participating in Meaningful Use

Can You Survive? Penalties of not Participating in Meaningful Use | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
There are incentives to participating in MU as many physicians are aware. There are also penalties for not participating as well.
Robert Kimball's insight:

How many of you have physicians that are considering not attesting?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

How to Determine if Healthcare Technology is Profitable

How to Determine if Healthcare Technology is Profitable | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
A pro forma can be useful for more than determining whether or not to move forward with an equipment or EHR purchase. Read more here.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Customer Service – “World Class Service” What’s your tag line?

Customer Service – “World Class Service” What’s your tag line? | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
One thing that drives any good healthcare organization is the goal of good customer service.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Use (MU), How to Make sense of it All (Part 1)

Meaningful Use (MU), How to Make sense of it All (Part 1) | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
 
Stage 1: The main focus or objective was Electronic Health Record (EHR) adoption and electronically capturing health information in a standardized format.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Use (MU). How to Make sense of it All (Part 2)

Core Measure Objective 1 Stage-2 differences to Stage 1   Covering each Core objective as well as the Menu Objectives and work our way to the Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs) is the goal of this and subsequent blogs.  Core Objective 1 Stage 1 is...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

McKesson Release 13.0 Release: MMS/MPS Takes a Look

Medical Management Services along with our sister billing company MedPro Solutions has analyzed the McKesson release tips that have been emailed to McKesson users.  Our analysis of these tips sent in separate emails, has been compiled and offered...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

EMR Implementation: Single Provider Practices Behind the 8 Ball

EMR Implementation: Single Provider Practices Behind the 8 Ball | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
We now see this situation over and over again.  Single practice provider, usually a specialty practice, provider in their 50's and having practiced successfully for 25-30 years now find themselves in danger of losing their practice.  Why?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

EHR/EMR Should Create More Efficient Billing

An EHR/EMR in conjunction with the right Practice Management (PM) software can make your billing more efficient.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Use (MU) – Is it use that is meaningful to your Practice?

Meaningful Use (MU) – Is it use that is meaningful to your Practice? | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
As multitudes of practices rushed to attest for MU, it was not as simple as originally thought it would be. There was push back from several users on the workflow changes that had to happen to implement capturing the required data to be submitted.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Use Incentive (MU) - What’s in it for me?

Meaningful Use Incentive (MU) - What’s in it for me? | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
There are so many benefits from moving forward to Meaningful Use. You may ask yourself "What is in it for me" and what a great question.
Robert Kimball's insight:

Our newest blog.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

3 Steps to Setting Up an Effective EHR Training Program.

3 Steps to Setting Up an Effective EHR Training Program. | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
A successful customized EHR training program will benefit your company as well as the employees and your patients.
Robert Kimball's insight:

Our latest Blog

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Top 5 Questions to Ask Before Signing an EMR/EHR Agreement

Top 5 Questions to Ask Before Signing an EMR/EHR Agreement | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
According to the American Medical Association (AMA) there are 15 questions in total to ask before agreeing to purchase an EHR/EMR.  We will cover the
Robert Kimball's insight:

Latest Blog

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

800mg of SIU (Suck it UP) and Work-EHR

800mg of SIU (Suck it UP) and Work-EHR | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
Just the other day an opportunity came around to see a physician for a physical. Shock and disbelief best represents as to what happened while there.
Robert Kimball's insight:

I took my 800mg of SIU today.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

EHR/EMR - A Sprint or Marathon for Your Organization

EHR/EMR - A Sprint or Marathon for Your Organization | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
The decision to implement an EHR/EMR should not be looked at as a sprint to get just the incentive money. It should be looked at like a marathon.
Robert Kimball's insight:

Im ready for the Marathon with this race.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

The negative side of Meaningful Use… AUDITS

The negative side of Meaningful Use… AUDITS | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
Providers attesting to meaningful use through the EHR Incentive Program, CMS wants to audit participants.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Checklist to Hiring the Right Healthcare Consultant

Checklist to Hiring the Right Healthcare Consultant | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
You have decided to hire a healthcare consultant and you want to make sure that you hire the right one for the project. Read this checklist.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Moving from Paper to Electronic Health Records (EHR)

With April being the month that earth day comes around it started me thinking about all the paper that many offices and people still use to date.
So the question is: have you become paperless or paper-less with your new EMR/EHR?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Bill in Congress for Meaningful Use exemptions from penalties

Bill in Congress for Meaningful Use exemptions from penalties | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
Bill introduced to extend Meaningful Use Exemptions from penalties
 
The Electronic Health Records Improvement Act was introduced as House of Representatives (H.R.) (H.R.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Meaningful Use (MU). How to Make sense of it All (Part 3)

Meaningful Use (MU). How to Make sense of it All (Part 3) | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
Core Measure Objectives Incorporated Stage2 differences to Stage 1..
These modifications where measures have been combined or eliminated are great news. This will help with minimizing physician and staff time having to track some of these measures.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Women’s and Men’s Preventative Health Care Improved by EHR/EMR.

 
Most of the certified EHRs/EMRs have helped improve the basic need of preventive health for women and men.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

PQRS Reality Check For Healthcare Practices

PQRS Reality Check For Healthcare Practices | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
The importance of accurate data cannot be underestimated in the healthcare business world right now.  The development and use of a PQRS (Physician Quality Reporting System) report for your practice will mean not only incentive payment but also...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

Survey: Doctors overwhelmingly favor mobile devices and apps for EHR

Medical Management Services is pleased to share this blog which provides some interesting stats on EHRs and the use through mobile devices.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

5 Habits of Highly Successful EHR Users

5 Habits of Highly Successful EHR Users | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
Over the past few years many have transitioned into an EHR/EMR from a paper chart.  Many have succeeded and a few others have not.
Robert Kimball's insight:

Wanted to share this with everyone.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Robert Kimball
Scoop.it!

A Few Questions on the Future of Healthcare

A Few Questions on the Future of Healthcare | EHR and guidelines for selection for practice | Scoop.it
A dozen years ago, we were wearing beepers and using Palm Pilots. Today's healthcare is becoming paperless in every way. Where is it headed?
Robert Kimball's insight:

Great Blog about the futre of Healthcare and technology.

more...
No comment yet.