published March 26, 2018

Why do EHRs go out of Business?

Are there red flags? What does the past tell us?

published November 2, 2016

Ransomware and Your Practice

The Threat Ransomware is a type of malicious software that cyber criminals use to deny access to systems or data. Symantec, a global leader in cyber security reports that in …

published September 29, 2016

Rock N Roll & ICD10

Heavy Metal Mayhem No, this isn’t about Bruce Dickinson dusting off the 747 and taking Iron Maiden on another massive world tour (which proved so successful it’s being extended though …

published September 27, 2016

Has your practice experienced a cyber-attack?

Has your practice experienced a cyber-attack?  If not, you can count your blessings and continue to take steps to protect your patients’ information and medical records.  You have taken the …

published August 29, 2016

Getting Patients to Use the Patient Portal

The advent of MACRA and MIPS means provider’s Medicare reimbursement hinges more than ever on the Patient Portal.  How can you get your patients to use it?

published August 23, 2016

Patient Portal and MIPS

MACRA is the new payment model for Medicare and MIPS is the MACRA option that will apply to most providers.  Do they understand the impact using a Patient Portal will …

published August 9, 2016

Best Practices for Capturing Patient History

An accurate patient history (medical, surgical, family and social) aids providers in their assessment and decision-making and improves E&M coding.

published July 18, 2016

Using Health Maintenance Reminders to Improve Your Bottom Line

Caring for patients is still the key to your bottom line – getting them in the office when they need to be seen. New payment models like MACRA also mean …

published July 12, 2016

Using EHR Templates to Reduce Provider Burn-out

Using EHR Templates to Reduce Provider Burn-out   A recent Time article linked EHRs to provider burn-out.

published February 26, 2016

The Future of Meaningful Use

The Future of Meaningful Use Is Meaningful Use ending? This is a question we’ve been hearing a lot lately (and not just from those who simply wish it would end). …