Meaningful Use

Aug 11, 2016 | Tom Sullivan
Karen DeSalvo, MD, revealed on Thursday that she is resigning as head of the National Coordinator for Health IT.
Jul 27, 2016 | Henry Powderly
The new ratings are based on results tied to 64 measures that gauge care, readmissions, patient safety, financial…
Jul 26, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
While most hospitals have contingency plans in place in case something happens…
Jul 25, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
In a continuing dialog with providers on MACRA, Andy Slavitt addressed the American Osteopathic Association at their annual meeting…
AHA finds patient access to medical records higher than ever
Jul 22, 2016 | Bernie Monegain
More than 90 percent of hospitals across the country make patients' medical record available…
Enter MACRA: CMS chief Andy Slavitt says new law lets doctors be doctors
Jul 18, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
If the law doesn't become too complicated, the CMS chief said it will lead to better care and happier doctors.
Providers, physicians earn more under MIPS
Jul 13, 2016 | Susan Morse
A new study by the Brookings Institution claims physicians would earn more in Medicare…
Jul 07, 2016 | Bernie Monegain
CMS is now calling for clinicians, hospitals, and critical access hospitals to use a 90-day EHR reporting period in 2016…
Jun 28, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
Among those steps is the creation of a transitional reporting period for the first year, ‪beginning July 1.
Blackbook: Doctors say MACRA will end small practices
Jun 13, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors responding to the survey are worried they will not have the technology, capital or staffing…