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: The Transition to MACRA: Six Best Practices for Inpatient Quality Repo

prompts the physician to document quality measures applicable to that encounter is invaluable in consistently recording quality measure performanc...

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: How health IT can improve coordination and quality while reducing cost

...EHRs. For the most part, that additional time hasn’t improved care quality. When Johns Hopkins published a follow-up study to the 1999 “To Err is Hu...

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: Health IT and Care Quality: An Efficient Partnership

...is everywhere, and it is only becoming more pervasive. Rather than theorizing about why technology might get in the way of quality care or existing business pro...

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: Act now to avoid penalties as claims-based MIPS reporting ends

By Stephen Besch, Director of Clinical Quality Reporting The rewards and risks of MIPS continue to grow, with a range of plus or minus 7 percent for 2019 reporting. The increase...

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: Change and Inadequate Tools Pose New Challenges for Physicians

contracts, they are being forced to refer care to specialists they wouldn’t normally use or wouldn’t voluntarily choose, potentially at the expense of quality

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: 4 Questions to Answer with Physician Performance Metrics

...transparent quality data enables physicians to self-evaluate their performance. Providers with access to transparent metrics can change behavior to meet or exce...

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: Facility-Based Scoring: Your 2019 MIPS Safety Net

categories under MIPS. For example, if a clinician had difficulty sending sufficient MIPS Quality data to CMS during the year (or even if they submitted no

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: Four Tips to Be a Better Steward of Opioid Prescriptions

...being assessed. Physicians and management groups have taken it upon themselves to act as better stewards of opioid prescriptions. Some groups are developing provider-level

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: The Need for Evidence-Based Health Care

...imagine technology is specifically designed to help professionals consistently maximize quality while documenting charge capture at the point of care. So this i...

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