The thought leaders in our community are good about sharing their thoughts on the issues of today. Here are the top read and shared guest posts of February.Read More
By OmniMD – As we have approached the first year for the Quality Payment Program, healthcare professionals need to develop a plan that leverages strong health IT use and health information exchange in order to avoid negative payment adjustments.
CMS is launching two new models to help determine what works best when it comes to encouraging shared decision-making between doctors and patients.
By OmniMD – 21st Century Cures Act: The law has been called the “most important bill of the year“. Here’s summarized some of the notable implications of the bill in four buckets:
2017 is fast approaching, and so is the Merit-based Incentive Payment System, the new Medicare payment system for physicians and other clinicians. CMS estimates that more than 90% of eligible clinicians will participate in MIPS,
In a final rule that changes the way off-campus facilities are reimbursed, the CMS was flexible in grandfathering some hospitals that had to relocate their buildings because of natural disasters.
Imagine a world where all patient health information is stored in one central place, allowing physicians to share information seamlessly across different platforms. The global healthcare ecosystem is ever-changing…
Measuring physician performance for public reporting is required; however, many practices are missing out on the value of private reporting and benchmarking.
There is a much discussion among thought leaders in healthcare about how the current provider business model, which is based on transactions and fees for service…