I was recently asked if the HITECH Act EHR incentive program will be effected by the 2012 election. Well the move to electronic medical records was mandated by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health / HITECH Act of 2009 as part of the Stimulus Bill. President George
Physicians Alert: Is The Cardiologist Lying About Heart Bypass Surgery? The cardiologist recommends heart bypass surgery to treat heart disease when a coronary artery is blocked. If you’re not a cardiologist, you refer your cardiovascular disease patients over to the care of the cardiologist for medical treatment. You trust the
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
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
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
What’s This Health Care Legislation Called The HITECH Act? The Symptoms: Health care costs are spiraling out of control in the United States. Without a corresponding increase in quality of medical care. The Plan: The HITECH Act is the current remedy for the ailing American medical and health care industry.
for hospitals and physicians who know that medical errors can be costly! Do you remember where you were when you heard the news that Michael Jackson had died? Michael Joseph Jackson, who was referred to as the King of Pop, was an American recording artist, dancer, singer-songwriter, musician, and philanthropist.