By Don Rucker MD – I am pleased to announce the release of ONC’s proposed rule to implement provisions in Title IV of the 21st Century Cures Act (Cures Act). We also released a series of educational resources that focus on areas of the rule—including… The post ONC’s Proposed Rule will Connect People to their […]
Fred Goldstein catches up with ONC’s Donald Rucker shortly after his keynote address at the HIMSS pre-conference NHIT Summit announcing the Notice of Proposed Rule Making. The post Interview with Don Rucker on Notice of Proposed Rule Making appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News.
Pathways to Success – this new direction for the Shared Savings Program redesigns the participation options available under the program to encourage Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to transition to performance based risk more quickly and, for eligible ACOs, incrementally, to increase savings for the Trust Funds. The post Final Rule Creates Pathways to Success for […]
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 […]
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