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Incentive programs yield mixed results for expectant internists

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provides incentive payments to physicians and some nonphysician providers who successfully participate in its Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), in electronic prescribing ... In 2009,
July 2011

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Electronic prescribing CMS revised its definition of a qualified. electronic prescribing (eRx) system that includes certified EHR technology as fol- lows: “… A qualified electronic prescribing system, which we further propose to ... For the
December 2011

E-prescribing incentives change to penalties on June 30

Since 2009, CMS has been offering an incentive for eligible professionals to implement and use electronic prescribing to improve the quality, efficiency and safety of health care delivered to beneficiaries. ... The eligible professional practices in an
February 2011

Fee schedule updates, penalties explained for 2012

a system with functionalities identified in the electronic prescribing measure specifications, or Certified EHR Technology as defined at 42 CFR 495.4 and 45 CFR 170.102.”. ... For the electronic prescribing provision of the Physician Quality Reporting
January 2012

E-prescribing order hits unprepared internists

Electronic Prescribing for the Medical Practice: Everything You Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask by Patricia L. ... Go here click on “HIMSS Store” and then “Electronic Prescribing.”. Electronic Health Records: Just around the Corner?
September 2008

PQRI overhaul finds faults and inputs fixes for 2009

While it may not seem like a lot of money, it can be combined with an additional 2% incentive payment for electronic prescribing. ... Many doctors that I'm talking to are taking a second look at PQRI and electronic prescribing because they don't want to
May 2009

Editor's Note: Small-practice series highlights day-to-day struggles

Some problems, however, were more intractable. Go to the story to find out how these practices dealt with the shift to electronic medical records (some stuck with paper), pressures to switch ... to electronic prescribing and other challenges.
June 2008

ACP

Electronic prescribing CMS revised its definition of a qualified. electronic prescribing (eRx) system that includes certified EHR technology as fol- lows: “… A qualified electronic prescribing system, which we further propose to ... For the
December 2011

The e-prescribing paradox

H ow can a practice be penalized and receive incentive payments for electronic prescribing at the same time? ... When looking for an e-prescribing system, make sure it includes drug-benefit checking, formulary checking, medication history from outside
February 2011

‘Discontinued’ medications a problem when using EHRs

But with electronic prescribing, you sit at a computer and send [the information] over. ... With most electronic health records, when you stop the medication, they often ask you why.
April 2013

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