Stimulus

HHS Stimulus: Practices may not be eligible to retain funds

April 27, 2020

Funds received can only be used for expenses or lost revenue attributable to the coronavirus

Death By 1,000 Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong

April 01, 2019

The leading cause of physician burnout also puts patients at risk of medical errors, the third leading cause of death in the United States.

EHR Incentive Program: A Progress Report

August 27, 2012

The government doesn't mind evaluating you through its EHR incentive plan. But as it moves past the two-year mark, it's time for us to evaluate the program's progress in getting physicians like you to adopt and use (meaningfully, of course) technology.

Virtual Patient Visits

May 01, 2012

Conducting video visits over an Internet connection is going mainstream.

Medicare's Fraud and Abuse Program

June 22, 2011

The feds have aggressively stepped up their fraud and abuse efforts. Your practice may play by the rules, but that doesn't guarantee it will escape federal scrutiny.

Protect Your Practice From Data Breaches

May 27, 2011

The feds are cracking down on (even accidental) violations of data security rules. Here's how to avoid serious financial and administrative penalties.

Can a State HIE Help You Get Connected?

March 17, 2011

You've probably heard of state and regional Health Information Exchanges, but what the heck are they, exactly, and can they be of any use to your practice?

EHRs Especially for Specialists

October 20, 2010

Mainstream EHR vendors have gotten better at catering to physicians in specialties outside of primary care, but don't count out niche EHR vendors. We help you examine your purchasing options.

Stimulus, EHR and Your Practice

August 26, 2010

What about that government stimulus money? Expert Rosemarie Nelson explains it all.

Technology Survey 2010: Uncle Sam's EHR Incentives

August 24, 2010

If you’re confused about the federal incentives to buy an EHR and what meaningful use means, you're not alone. We have the answers in our 2010 Technology Survey.