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If you are having trouble with fully utilizing your EHR, you're not alone. Minor mistakes can cause major problems. Here are three missteps that typically trip up physicians.
Despite New Challenges, Physicians Remain Happy
Even though financial and legislative challenges are making it harder to be a physician, docs tell us they haven't given up.
Digitizing the Specialist Referral Process in Carolina
Meaningful use and narrow networks are forcing small practices to rethink the way they refer patients. Two practices have gone digital.
A Defense against the Dark Side of Technology
The study of Semiotics can be used to help us better understand and use technology to its fullest promise, rather than the evils that it may produce.
Adjusting Your EHR to an ICD-10 Environment
When ICD-10 hits on Oct. 1, coding habits aren’t the only thing that will require adjustment. Here are five EHR-specific tips for the transition.
Getting Better Usage Out of the EHR
While there are more tools than ever within the EHR, many providers are still not using them to their fullest. There are multiple reasons why.
Collaborating with your EHR Vendor for ICD-10 Success
If you don’t think your practice will be ready to transition to ICD-10 by Oct. 1, partnering with your EHR vendor is one strategy to employ.
Measure Your Medical Practice Staff Tech Skills
Before training your staff on new technology, it's a good idea to assess their overall comfort level and experience with using technology.
Meaningful Use Attestation: Avoiding Penalties
The turn of the calendar to 2015 means year-long reporting of meaningful use under CMS' EHR Incentive Programs. Here's how to prepare.
Meaningful Use Attestation: Last Chance for Payments
The last quarter of 2014 is the last chance for eligible professionals to get meaningful use incentive payments. Here's how to ensure you attest properly.
CMS Extends Meaningful Use Tech Hardship Exception
Robert Tennant of the Medical Group Management Association explains the ins and outs of CMS extending its hardship exception regarding meaningful use technology.
Moving to Stage 2 of Meaningful Use
Robert Anthony, a health specialist with CMS, explores key differences between Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements for meaningful use in this webinar recorded June 4, 2013.
2015 Technology Survey Results
Here are the results from our 2015 Technology Survey, Sponsored by Kareo, featuring replies from more than 1,100 medical practices on their use of EHRs, patient portals, and other tech tools.
Ten Meaningful Use Tips for Physicians in Stage 2
Consultants and health IT experts share their top advice for physicians participating in the EHR incentive program.
Evaluating Six Electronic Patient Engagement Tools
Electronic patient engagement tools are great to connect physicians and patients, but they also come with challenges.
Top 10 Things to See and Do at HIMSS15
Make the most out of the HIMSS15 Conference with these 10 tips of things you can't miss in Chicago.
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