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Creating An Effective Medical Practice Company

In June 2014, the Medical Group Management Association provided the solutions of a questionnaire that categorized members’ most high-priority practice management problems. In this edition of “Excellence,” we’ll challenge No. 19 on that list: Organizing cooperation and group inclination within the practice management. As a pleased citizen of Louisiana, I compare the diverse employees found

Ethnicity Based Healthcare Research Data Correspondent to Health Management

As a heightened number of nations are utilizing Electronic medical record keeping systems, authorities are indicating that the EHR technology can be used for productive population Health Management Information Systems. One of the fundamentals suggested in these reports was the use of genetics research data. By accumulating data using a well-crafted medical history form template,

AMGA Appreciates CMS’s Proposals to Improve Healthcare Practices

In the wake of national level demand from healthcare experts to the improve the standard of medical care services, CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) announced a proposal that aims supporting and improving Medicare Shared Savings Program for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). The proposal will cover every participant in the healthcare system such as

Several EHR Vendors Relying On Healthcare Providers

As per recent reliable reports, Affordable Care Act (ACA) has provided for the establishment of Accountable Care Organizations or ACOs in order to decrease healthcare costs. Also, the ACOs have represented a new class of customer for EHR solution providers and medical transcription companies to make efficient use of electronic health care systems. However, some

Cyber Attacks on Electronic Health Data Increases

With your health records online, hackers are now more interested in your health history than your credit card information. Cyber criminals are devising new methods to exploit the vulnerabilities of EMR software. One of the healthcare security experts of the industry says, “As attackers discover new methods to make money, the healthcare industry is becoming

New Report Says ICD 10 Adoption Costs Are Lesser Than Expected

Good news for small healthcare practitioners! A recent study indicates that the overall cost for small healthcare practitioners to migrate from ICD-9 to ICD 10 is relatively cheaper that what was predicted earlier. The study report, which was published in American Health Information Management Association’s official journal, is sure to trigger the pace of ICD

Is It Safe To Store Your Health Information Online

The role of electronic health records and an electronic health record specialist in providing high quality healthcare to patients has gone up considerably over the past few years. The health care system in the country is in the process of transition from the traditional paper records to electronic health records handled by an electronic health

CMS Services Emphasize On ICD 10 Transition

As per reports stated by sources close to the healthcare sector, important information on ICD 10 preparation was provided by the CMS speakers at a recently concluded meeting. The speakers covered a variety of topics to help the healthcare organizations adopt the ICD 10 transition policies easily. Many organizations are still in the process of

Benefits Of Using An EMR Software

EMR software is the new deal for medical industry professionals. Allowing the computerized documentation of medical records, they help tremendously by saving time and resources while handling patients. This easily justifies the cost that facilities would bear for implementing an EMR. A web based EMR is another option, but this is significantly low on the

About 84% Of The Hospitals Put Population Health At Stake

A good majority of the struggling hospitals are pinning their hopes for a bright future on clinical analytics infrastructure and population health management, but not until they make significant investments in healthcare IT solutions for the year 2015. Diagnostic and surgical patient services, EHR implementations and patient engagement tools will be consuming the attention of