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Is Health Care Legislation The Only Reason For Electronic Medical Records?

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Is Health Care Legislation The Only Reason For Electronic Medical Records? The health care legislation currently in the news is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly called the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or “Obamacare“. This health care reform act has an individual health care insurance mandate and

Will healthcare Insurance Reimburse For Halloween Pumpkin Birth?

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Just a little levity for Halloween! Happy Halloween! Got questions? about the HITECH Act, Electronic Medical Records or the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS) EHR incentive program? I invite you to claim access to an informative FREE Audio that will OPEN YOUR EYES! about Electronic Health Records    

What’s The NFL Football News About Electronic Medical Records?

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Electronic medical records (EMR) software is probably the furthest things from your mind when you’re watching football. You’re concerned with the NFL scores and the players and your favorite teams. After all this is your leisure time. You want to forget about the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical

Can HIPAA Laws and HITECH Act Meaningful Use Be Helped By Hurricane Sandy?

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The goal of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act is to improving health while adhering to the requirements specified in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act / HIPAA laws. Hurricane Sandy may exposure any deficiencies in complying with HIPAA laws and regulations. HIPAA laws have

Will You Beat the HITECH Act CMS Medicare Meaningful Use Deadline?

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If you need to comply with the HITECH Act, time is running out!!! [ujicountdown id=”Medicare Meaningful Use” expire=”2012/10/03 00:00″ hide = “true”] The HITECH Act has an EHR Incentive Program which is linked to Meaningful Use CMS criteria. If you’re new to this blog, you may not be clear on

HITECH Act Meaningful Use Of Electronic Medical Records: What Are The Stats?

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The HITECH Act (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) mandates Meaningful Use of electronic medical records. There are plenty of lists of the best electronic health record (EHR) / electronic medical records (EMR) software. In a prior article “Electronic Health Record Software: What’s The Best One For Your

Will Electronic Medical Records Kill Medicare Physicians Practices?

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Medicaid and Medicare physicians, hospitals and health care providers are required to implement electronic medical records But what happens if 2015 comes and you don’t have Electronic Medical Records? The government has penalties starting in 2015 for Medicare health care providers who fail to implement electronic medical record (EMR) /

Are There Electronic Health Records Benefits Besides The EHR Incentive Program?

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The 2009 HITECH Act (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) mandates that Medicare and Medicaid health care providers adopt Electronic Health Records (EHR) technology. And the HITECH Act in conjunction with the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS) has set up an EHR incentive program. Medicare and

Electronic Health Record Software: What’s The Best One For Your Practice?

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If you’re a Medicare or Medicaid Physician and eligible provider, you know you need electronic health record software. And the clock is ticking, especially for Medicare providers. The HITECH Act / Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, which is part of the ARRA Stimulus Bill, has funded

Should Health Care Providers Get EHR Software in 2011?

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Should Health Care Providers Get EHR Software in 2011? Electronic health record / EHR software is mandated by the HITECH Act (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act). The HITECH Act includes an EHR incentive program as well. To avoid forfeiting part of the HITECH Act incentive money,