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New expiration for ABN form goes in effect June 21
CMS is implementing mandatory use of the revised ABN form on June 21 with the newly incorporated March 2020 expiration date.
DOJ hits eClinicalWorks hard with $155 million settlement
Last week, eClinicalWork, a prominet ambulatory EHR vendor (who also just released their inpatient product), will pay $155 million as a result of a lawsuit settlement with the Department of Justice. The allegations include false representation of the product’s capabilities during ONC testing, as well as paying customers to use the software – violations of…
CMS extends Medicare EHR attestation deadline
Providers participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program – widely referred to as Meaningful Use – have a little more time to attest to requirements.
PrivaPlan partner QVH Systems releases MIPS Navigator™
PrivaPlan partner QVH Systems recently released a new software solution called MIPS Navigator to help physicians and other health professionals achieve success under Medicare’s new merit-based incentive payment system.
Sign up for June 20 webcast: MACRA + MIPS, Education and Action Planning
Join David Ginsberg, CEO of PrivaPlan Associates, Inc., as he addresses the not-so-distant future of Medicare payment reform and how this will affect meaningful use and planning for certified electronic health records.
Congress makes it easier to reach Meaningful Use
The Patient Access and Medicare Protection Act (S. 2425) was passed by both chambers of Congress on Friday, December 18.