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Fee schedule updates, penalties explained for 2012

CMS revised its definition of a qualified electronic prescribing (eRx) system that includes certified EHR technology as follows:“. ... For the electronic prescribing provision of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), CMS decided that it will:.
January 2012

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT As always, the Medicare program hassome changes ...

electronic prescribing (eRx) system thatincludes certified EHR technology as fol-lows:“… A qualified electronic prescribingsystem, which we further propose to defineas either a system with functionalities iden-tified in the electronic
December 2011

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 ... 13,864 (18%) of
July 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

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT As always, the Medicare program hassome changes ...

electronic prescribing (eRx) system thatincludes certified EHR technology as fol-lows:“… A qualified electronic prescribingsystem, which we further propose to defineas either a system with functionalities iden-tified in the electronic
December 2011

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

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

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

‘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

The e-prescribing paradox

How 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

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