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Most popular EHR Systems According to CMS

Based on the Meaningful Use data published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Sevices (CMS), it’s two smaller companies that lead the market for radiology EHRs: MedInformatix (14.9%), which received more than a third of its attestations from radiology, and Merge Healthcare (14.5%), which serves exclusively radiology and orthopedics. EpicCare is third with 10.2%,...

Auditors Share Concerns Over Medicare Record Keeping and Auditing

healthcare_it_costThe Medicare and Medicaid Services is likely to pay out $6.6 billion between now and 2016 in an attempt to standardise their Electronic Health Records. They have outlined plans to enforce self-verification of CMS “meaningful use” standards for all the records kept by Medicare service providers....

Stage 1 MU Measures in a Nutshell

With the introduction of modern technology and internet in our everyday lives, every business and service is moving towards digitization and inter-connectivity. The same is also applicable to the medical services where linking and sharing of data can help improve health care and other medical services while reducing the chances of mistreatment due to the...

7 Tips on How to Make Meaningful Use Work for You

From 2002 to 2011, electronic health record (EHR) adoption rates among physicians noted an increase from 17 percent to 57 percent. However, there’s still a lot of confusion when it comes to the process of attestation. As a result, many physicians forego using it and are unable to collect their incentive dollars from the Centers...

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