The Benefits of a MIPS Portal or MACRA Patient Portal for MIPS / MACRA attestation

Strategies for MIPS / MACRA attestation, and how patient portals might have a greater impact on your scoring than you might think. The objective of this article is to provide a detailed explanation of the four categories that make up the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) point system that affect an eligible provider’s reimbursement, and […]

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Meaningful Use: A Comprehensive Guide – Part I

UPDATED 6/6/2016: Per recently proposed MACRA rules, this article was updated and a Part 4: Meaningful Use and MACRA was added. While modified Stage 2 Meaningful Use remains unchanged, we think it’s important to take MACRA into consideration. Last week, the financial importance of successfully attesting to Meaningful Use was discussed. The first part of […]

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ACO Patient Portal and Meaningful Use

For those not entirely familiar with Accountable Care Organizations, here’s a brief explanation: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are groups of medical providers who take collective responsibility for the quality, cost and overall care of Medicare patients. The goal of ACOs is for Medicare patients, specifically the chronically ill, to receive high quality care without the […]

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