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 HHS introduces Meaningful Consent For Patient Engagement

HHS introduces Meaningful Consent For Patient Engagement

HHS introduces Meaningful Consent Meaningful use is no longer the only “meaningful” program administered by the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). HHS introduces Meaningful Consent site to educate healthcare organizations… (continue reading article at EHR Intelligence – HHS introduces Meaningful Consent For Patient Engagement)

ICD-10 Arrives Early In New Claims Form

ICD-10 Arrives Early In New Claims Form

ICD-10 Arrives Early The U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) announced on Thursday that Medicare will begin accepting a revised CMS-1500 form (version 02/12) on January 6, 2014. Embedded in this is a requirement for some healthcare IT vendors to start supporting a component of the International Classification of Diseases version 10 (ICD-10) earlier… Read more →

E-prescribing Continues Growth Among Docs

E-prescribing Continues Growth Among Docs

Today, eight of every 10 doctors in Michigan send patient prescriptions to the pharmacy electronically. The increased adoption of technology in the health care industry furthers the trend of recent years as doctors look to cut down on errors, avoid adverse drug reactions among people taking more than one medication and improve efficiency. The 81 percent of Michigan physicians who… Read more →

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