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Mike Murphy, implementation specialist and Meaningful Use team leader for Meditab Software, recently joined the Healthcare Insider radio show to share some of his expertise. Mr. Murphy has over 25 years of experience administering government incentive and grant programs. He is responsible for managing and mentoring a multinational team to provide all around quality assistance  [ Read More ]

Many organizations are beginning to move into Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use program following Stage 1 success. On top of demonstrating Stage 1 Meaningful Use, Stage 2 requires more focus on patient engagement. It retains the core and menu structure of Stage 1 objectives, but the threshold that providers must meet has increased. Meditab  [ Read More ]

Every physician uses his or her EHR system differently. According to a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, this may affect differences in quality and cost outcomes. The JAMIA study contemplates that the effects of EHRs may depend partly on how they’re used, not just on whether EHRs are available.  [ Read More ]

                    We are happy to share Mike Crider’s interview with Healthcare Insider Radio! This is a show about the insiders: The movers and shakers, the innovators; the people, the technology, the organizations; impacting major and significant change in the healthcare industry. Some of the touched upon  [ Read More ]

Valued-based care is the foundation for future care delivery.  Providers who can meet the interoperability needs across the healthcare continuum will stay one step ahead of the competition by connecting physician practices, laboratories, clinics and hospitals to produce a seamless flow of information. EHRs allow acute care organizations to have access to patient information related  [ Read More ]

Even with the ICD-10 conversion deadline being extended to October 2015, it is still a tight timetable for providers who have not yet prepared due to the work that goes into the conversion. The main reason for the change from ICD-9 to ICD-10 is to increase specificity and accuracy. With over 130,000 codes, the ICD-9  [ Read More ]

According to the American Health Information Management Association, health information management professionals have a big decision to make – either cling on to the paper and pencil and go the way of the dinosaurs or embrace EHRs, data analytics, and ICD-10 so that HIM wranglers can flourish in the new era of health IT. Mary  [ Read More ]

  Seven months into the reporting period for Meaningful Use, only four hospitals and 50 healthcare professionals have achieved stage 2, which is raising concerns about whether stage 2 implementation is helping or hurting EHR adoption. To qualify for stage 2 MU, eligible professionals must meet 17 core objectives and half of the six menu  [ Read More ]

According to a new issue brief from the Office of the National Coordinator for HIT, the technical and administrative infrastructure that receives EHR data must be updated as the volume of data coming in continues to increase substantially. More healthcare practices are adopting health IT tools as they realize the vast benefits such as reporting  [ Read More ]

Despite the congressional block, a majority of organizations have recently expressed their intent to proceed with the implementation of ICD-10. An American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) poll conducted during a two-day summit last week uncovered the industry’s disappointment with the delay, and frustration at the expense of money and energy the delay will cause.  [ Read More ]