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5 Ways EHR Optimization Simplifies Medical Practice Operations

5 Ways EHR Optimization Simplifies Medical Practice Operations

Electronic health records (EHR) are a core component of your practice operations, but they can also be complex and time-consuming to use. Fortunately, there are several ways to optimize your EHR system for simplified and streamlined processes. Here are five ways a...

4 Ways to Close Gaps in Care Through EHR Optimization

4 Ways to Close Gaps in Care Through EHR Optimization

The quest for better outcomes in patient care may stem from multiple motivations, but as healthcare continues to shift toward value-based care, this is becoming a common pursuit. Missing the mark for such outcomes can be traced back to gaps in care. However, the...

Healthcare Industry Trends 2023

Healthcare Industry Trends 2023

Looking forward to healthcare industry trends in 2023, artificial intelligence (AI), social determinants of health (SDOH), and public health, along with retail health and PE (Private Equity) investment, will continue to be emerging topics. We also can expect to see a...

What Medicare Providers Need to Know About MIPS EUC

What Medicare Providers Need to Know About MIPS EUC

If you are one of the many thousands of providers who participate in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program, you may have heard of the Extreme and Uncontrollable Circumstances (EUC) exception. This relief measure benefits providers who are still...

5 Steps for a Successful EHR Implementation  

5 Steps for a Successful EHR Implementation  

EHR implementation is the careful and intricate process of rolling out and integrating a new electronic health records (EHR) system. Implementation strategy works to ensure that everything is connected properly and running smoothly, but it is also about affirming that...

A Closer Look at Causes and Solutions for Clinician Burnout

A Closer Look at Causes and Solutions for Clinician Burnout

As you know, entering a career in medicine is a major investment. The financial and personal cost is substantial with years of education and long hours of residency. After so much sacrifice, what could force clinicians to walk away from the profession they devoted...

How to Improve EHR Value for Your Medical Practice

How to Improve EHR Value for Your Medical Practice

Resourceful use of electronic health record (EHR) systems can positively impact patients, care providers and practices in a variety of ways. Increased patient engagement, improved outcomes and streamlined clinical workflows are just a few of the many benefits of a...

Changes to Expect for the MIPS Program Performance Year 2023

Changes to Expect for the MIPS Program Performance Year 2023

A new year means new updates to MIPS. The 2023 Merit-Based Payment System Final Rule was recently published by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) in conjunction with Health and Human Services. These notices are packed with much detail and run for many pages,...

How Do EHR Systems Work and How They Benefit Practices

How Do EHR Systems Work and How They Benefit Practices

In 2021, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) reported that 78% of office-based providers and 96% non-federal acute care hospitals have adopted the EHR system.   Electronic health records – or EHR – is a paperless...