By Jill Reeves – The 2019 Fiscal Year is well underway, and 2019 proper will be here in a hot minute. That makes this as good a time as any to preview some of the changes that have recently been or are about to be rolled out by CMS. The post Home Health, SNFs May […]
Join HITECH Answers and SA Ignite as we continue our series of webinars. This Thursday we will be discussing the details of the recently release 2019 QPP Final Rule from CMS last week. The post Join us this Thursday for ABCs of the QPP on 2019 Final Rule appeared first on HealthcareNOWradio.com.
Join HITECH Answers and SA Ignite as we continue our series of webinars on Thursday 11/8 at 2pm. Register and hear expert Tom Lee discuss the details of the CMS final rule for 2019 participation in the QPP. The post Register for our ABCs of the QPP on the Newly Released 2019 QPP Final Rule […]
Join HITECH Answers and SA Ignite as we continue our series of webinars. This Thursday we will be discussing the details of the recently release 2019 QPP Final Rule from CMS last week. The post Join us this Thursday for ABCs of the QPP on 2019 Final Rule appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, […]
CMS finalizes changes to advance innovation, restore focus on patients. Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program will shift clinicians’ time from completing unnecessary paperwork to providing innovative, high-quality patient care. The post 2019 Physician Fee Schedule and the Quality Payment Program Final Rule Released appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, […]
By Casey Williams – Here’s What to Do About It. Billing statements are infamous for being difficult to read, but we tend to underestimate just how much confusion they introduce into the patient’s understanding of their healthcare experience. Here’s a little proof. The post Most Billing Statements Violate Every Rule of Good Communication appeared first […]
CMS releases Proposed Rule for 2019 Medicare Quality Payment Program. It includes their proposed policies for Year 3 (2019) of the Quality Payment Program via the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS). The post CMS Releases Proposed Rule on 2019 QPP appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News.
By Thanh Tran & Donald Voltz MD – Federal healthcare organizations such as CMS have spent billions of dollars over the years trying to bridge the gap between medical data and quality patient care with interoperability requirements and data integration, the mesh used to try and bridge the gap. The post CMS’s Proposed Interoperability PI […]
CMS issued proposed updates to Medicare payment policies and rates under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System, as well as a Request for Information to solicit feedback on ways to better achieve interoperability. The post CMS Issues Proposed Rule for 2019 Payment and Policy Updates appeared first on […]
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