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Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Toni White, MD PA from Nacagdoches, TX to the AMS client community. Dr. White contacted AMS to learn more about our fully integrated practice management solutions featuring electronic medical records. The doctor sat through a web demonstration of the entire AMS system and learned that our EMR and encounter note… Read more →

How ICD-11 Figured into HHS' ICD-10 Deadline Decision

How ICD-11 Figured into HHS’ ICD-10 Deadline Decision

Word of the new ICD-10 compliance deadline came as welcome news to many in the healthcare realm – just not everyone. There remains a corner of the industry that publicly asked the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to consider other alternatives, most notably ICD-11, before mandating a new deadline. HHS explains in the final rule that it considered… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Upstate Medical Group PC from Clifton Park, NY to the AMS client community. Upstate Medical Group PC contacted AMS to schedule a personalized web demonstration with an AMS sales representative. These web demonstrations can be scheduled after an initial contact is made with AMS either by phone or through our… Read more →

5 Keys to Conquering Difficult Meaningful Use Requirements

5 Keys to Conquering Difficult Meaningful Use Requirements

It’s no surprise many physicians are finding it difficult to qualify for meaningful use incentives. The industry shouldn’t be fooled by numbers, and needs to realize many physicians have a long way to go before they officially qualify. Check out these five keys to conquering difficult meaningful use requirements. 1. Require patients to self-report demographic data. A key requirement of… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of St. Lukes Medical Center from Burgaw, NC to the AMS client community. St. Lukes Medical Center chose to schedule a web demonstration with an AMS sales representative. These web demonstrations can be scheduled after an initial contact is made with AMS either by phone or through our website, www.americanmedical.com. St…. Read more →

CMS Seeking Public Comment On ICD-10 Readiness Assessment

CMS Seeking Public Comment On ICD-10 Readiness Assessment

CMS is seeking public comment on its readiness assessment for the ICD-10 conversion, according to a notice published in the Federal Register, Modern Healthcare reports. Background on ICD-10 U.S. health care organizations are working to transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 code sets to accommodate codes for new diseases and procedures. The switch from ICD-9 to ICD-10 code sets means that… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Ubaidur Papa, MD from Crystal Lake, IL to the AMS client community. Dr. Papa contacted AMS to learn more about our electronic medical records and practice management solutions. The doctor and staff sat through a web demonstration of the entire AMS system. The practice was interested in the ability to… Read more →

3 Operational Benefits of EHR Adoption

3 Operational Benefits of EHR Adoption

Studies have illustrated the potential benefits of EHR adoption, such as improvement in the clinical care process and the overall patient experience. EHR implementation, however, can also have a significant impact on operational efficiencies, creating opportunities for healthcare organizations to leverage the same workflow automation capabilities to improve a number of cumbersome administrative processes to drive bottom line improvement. In… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Apgar Family Practice from Huntington, WV to the AMS client community. Apgar Family Practice was referred to us by another AMS client through our rewarding client referral program. Apgar Family Practice then contacted us and scheduled a web presentation with our sales representative and sat through a system demonstration of… Read more →

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