Converting to a new healthcare IT system is challenging at best. There are many hurdles to jump, but there are three that seem to exist at every implementation, expressed below:
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We know what it is like as a patient to get through on the phone to the right person when we are sick or need information. Many of us also know what it is like to be on the other side of the patient encounter. How do we reduce the frustration on both sides while meeting both the patients’ and the staff members’ needs?
What can healthcare organizations do to utilize staffing resources to their fullest, improve efficiency, standardize processes, and reduce redundancy? Can your organization benefit from centralizing key business processes?
Providers who receive Meaningful Use (MU) incentive payments for the Medicare or Medicaid EHR Incentive Program may be subject to pre-payment and/or post-payment audits. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began pre-payment audits in 2013, starting with attestations submitted during and after January 2013. Post-payment audits are ongoing.