Meaningful Use

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…
Jun 06, 2016 | Susan Morse
In total spending, the Congressional Budget Office said Friday, the bill would increase spending by $50…
Practices band together for value-based
Jun 02, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
As value-based reimbursement leads healthcare providers to dig deep for new technologies and create team structures to…
May 20, 2016 | Susan Morse
The legislation gives improved consideration of socioeconomic status in the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
Apr 27, 2016 | Susan Morse
The more flexible Quality Payment Program for physicians is aimed at reducing the reporting…
Mar 25, 2016 | Mike Miliard
Arguing that too many well-meaning providers are facing financial penalties from meaningful use,…
Health insurer Aetna manages several private accountable care organizations.
Mar 14, 2016 | Susan Morse
While accountable care organizations piloted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services…