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MIPPA e-Prescribing Incentive Program: How to Avoid Medicare 2011 eRx Penalty?

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Medicare Physicians Alert! To Avoid the Medicare e-Prescribing Penalty in 2012, you must act by November 1, 2011   There’s something called Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA). Those unaware of the term MIPPA, refer to this electronic prescription program as the Medicare eRx incentive program

Regional Extension Centers: Why The HITECH Act Provided Funding For RECs?

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If you’re a Medicaid or Medicare doctor or health care provider, you need to adopt and use electronic health record (EHR) software by 2014. This EHR mandate began with President George W. Bush. The Obama administration added stimulus money to assist with and offset the cost of electronic health record