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How to Prepare for a Meaningful Use Audit

How to Prepare for a Meaningful Use Audit

Best way to prepare for an audit is to assume it will happen and make sure MU requirements are met

Providing Health Insurance Under the Affordable Care Act

Providing Health Insurance Under the Affordable Care Act

Experts review ACA provisions that practices should weigh when deciding on employee medical benefits.

Top Electronic Health Record Systems of 2014

Top Electronic Health Record Systems of 2014

EHRs ranked in five performance areas, including quality of care, patient portal, technical support

Bundled Payments May Offer Opportunities to Individual Specialists

Bundled Payments May Offer Opportunities to Individual Specialists

Among other considerations, a physician has to define a window of time for the length of care needed to treat a condition.

Digital Appointment Scheduling Will Soar

Digital Appointment Scheduling Will Soar

By the end of 2019, 64% of patients are expected to book their appointments online.

CROWNWeb Improves Data Entry Efforts and Support Automation of CMS Forms

CROWNWeb Improves Data Entry Efforts and Support Automation of CMS Forms

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has worked with members of its CROWNWeb support teams to review federal rules and regulations.

New 5-Star Dialysis Facility Rating System To Debut

New 5-Star Dialysis Facility Rating System To Debut

'Dialysis Facility Compare' will tabulate publicly reported quality measures, such as transfusion rates and mortality.

Using Patient Portals to Improve Outcomes, Save Time

Using Patient Portals to Improve Outcomes, Save Time

Providers should be embracing this patient engagement tool as much as possible, experts say.

Call Coverage: How to Establish a Fair Schedule For Your Medical Practice

Call Coverage: How to Establish a Fair Schedule For Your Medical Practice

If a group has a predictable schedule that works for doctors most of the time, then legitimate reasons for change should be defined.

How to Negotiate Better Payer Contracts

How to Negotiate Better Payer Contracts

Providers should look up Medicare reimbursement rates for their practice's locality.

How to Measure Practice Productivity Using Relative Value Units (RVUs)

How to Measure Practice Productivity Using Relative Value Units (RVUs)

RVUs are a useful gauge of doctors' productivity, but practices also should look at such aspects as each practitioner's caseload and reimbursements.

How Practice Managers Can Build Market Share

How Practice Managers Can Build Market Share

Growing a practice is a matter of knowing your market and reaching out to referral sources and patients.

How to Rehabilitate Your Practice

How to Rehabilitate Your Practice

As we move to a more comprehensive model, it makes sense to diminish the separation between the clinical and administrative sides of practice.

How to Buy Technology for Your Medical Practice

How to Buy Technology for Your Medical Practice

Out-of-pocket is one option, but it may make better business sense to lease equipment or borrow money to pay for it.

The Pluses and Minuses of Concierge Medicine

The Pluses and Minuses of Concierge Medicine

Nephrologists and urologists can spend more time providing quality care for patients, but establishing referral sources may be a challenge.

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