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How Can Medicare Physicians Get MIPPA e-Prescribing Incentive Payments?

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e-Prescibing Alert for physicians who participate in medicare If you did not do e-Prescribing by June 30, 2011, read article ‘MIPPA e-Prescribing Incentive Program: How to Avoid Medicare 2011 eRx Penalty?’ You only have until November 1, 2011 to apply for the Medicare eRx penalty exemption! The government gives and

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

How To Get From EHR Software to 100% Electronic Medical Records?

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The move is on to adopt EHR software by hospitals and private practice physicians. And once implemented, Medicare and Medicaid health care providers must demonstrate meaningful use of their EHR software. EHR, of course, stands for electronic health record. So EHR software refers to electronic health record software or an

EHR Software: What’s The Best Meaningful Use EHR Software?

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The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health / HITECH Act mandates that you have to adopt electronic health records. So now your challenge is how to select a good electronic health record (EHR) system. In fact, you’d like to select the best EHR software for your practice… To get

What Are The Meaningful Use Electronic Health Record Deadlines?

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What Are the Meaningful Use Electronic Health Record Deadlines? Under the HITECH Act (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act), eligible health care providers can receive incentive payments for electronic health record adoption and meaningful use. Only health care providers who accept Medicare or Medicaid are eligible for

Is the Michael Jackson Trial Relevant to Electronic Health Records?

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98,000 deaths occur in the United States each year from preventable medical errors! Michael Jackson, the superstar has been dead for 2 years. But the current big news is the trial of Dr. Conrad  Murray, Michael Jackson’s personal physician, who is on trial for involuntary manslaughter. I wrote an article

HITECH Act Mandates Electronic Health Records: Can Regional Extension Centers Help?

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HITECH Act, plus more on Regional Extension Centers… For Medicare or Medicaid doctors and health care providers, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health / HITECH Act mandates that you adopt electronic health record technology by 2014. Many health care providers are scrambling to comply with HITECH Act

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

Medicaid Health Care Providers Alert: Want to Get Paid An Easy $21,000?

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Health Care Providers have been impacted by the economic problems in the United States. Patients are reducing or delaying treatments. So even if your medical practice has healthy revenues, it still could be better! If you accept Medicare patients, you’re likely getting claims reimbursements that are less than from private

Retirement Planning: What’s The Shocking Truth About Physicians and Health Care Providers?

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Is your Retirement Planning diseased? If you haven’t been paying attention to your retirement planning, it’s time to take it’s temperature. It’s probably sick.   Many physicians and health care providers have been wise about retirement planning. You’re probably one of them. Enlightened health care providers have been socking away