TMA works diligently to give you the tools you need to tackle the challenges of technology. Whether you need help selecting an electronic health record (EHR) or understanding the EHR incentive program or information on e-prescribing, TMA has the resources.
If the 2015 meaningful use modification rule delay prevented you from meeting the criteria for the 2015 reporting year, listen up. You need to review the hardship application categories to see if any of them apply to you.
Under the HIPAA Privacy Rule, patients have the right to access protected health information (PHI) in their medical record. Under the meaningful use program, physicians can receive incentive payments under Medicare and Medicaid, and avoid payment reductions under Medicare by giving patients the ability to view online, download, and transmit their health information.
This paper discusses eight important EHR contract terms your medical practice should consider before signing an EHR contract.
With high-deductible health plans and a greater push for personal responsibility, many patients are interested in engaging more closely with their physicians and other health care professionals.
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