How to become Ideal Occupational Medicine Clinic for local employers

Worker in Warehouse

Did you know that the vitality rate for injuries is 3.6% per 100,000 full-time workers? An average of 14 workers injured per second in the United States, which means that employers like having the tools to be able to track their employee’s work-related health conditions. With an increase in workplace-related injuries and fatalities, there’s been a massive increase in … Read more

Telemedicine and Cybersecurity: Keeping Health Data Safe

Cybersecurity for Telemedicine

The telemedicine industry continues to grow and there are no signs that it is slowing down. As such, the industry’s projected revenue of $3.5 billion by 2022 remains right on track. Thus, indicating that every major healthcare network will eventually offer some type of telehealth service to its patients. While telemedicine offers numerous benefits, it is vulnerable to cyber … Read more

Getting Paid while Offering Telemedicine for Patient Care

Secure Payment

According to the American Well Survey, from 2015 to 2018 the number of physicians offering telemedicine increased by 340 percent. During that same time frame, those willing to adopt this technology rose by approximately 12 percent. Insurance companies, along with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), are taking steps to improve reimbursements for … Read more

MIPS 2018 Performance Feedback and Final Score Now available

MIPS 2018

CMS has released MIPS 2018 Performance Feedback and Final Score reports. Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) participants, who submitted 2018 data for their practices, can now view the performance feedback and MIPS final score. The score includes an eligible clinician or group’s performance category scores, final MIPS score, and payment adjustment information. 2018 MIPS Eligible … Read more

What Benefits do Specialty EHR provide?

Specialist taking care of patient through Specialty EHR

Specialty EHR is the backbone of any specialist’s practice. It creates workflows, tailored specifically to the needs of a specialist. Providing customized templates, reducing data entry, documentation, and allowing physicians to spend more time treating and caring for patients. Studies have even shown that administrative costs are nearly 25% of all hospital spending in the US. … Read more

4 Efficient Strategies to Accomplish Patient Retention

Doctor taking care of patient

In today’s technological era, healthcare choices, mode of delivery and financial options are easily accessible to everyone. Patients consistently shop for cost-effective healthcare options. In this competitive scenario, patient participation and patient experience become key to patient retention. Patient engagement in making well-informed decisions about their healthcare needs empowers patients, improves health outcomes, and nurtures … Read more

Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach

Drug Price Transparency

Drug prices have been on a rise consistently, hurting the budgets of hard-working families. Prescription drugs have increased medical costs and driven up premiums and other associated healthcare costs. According to AHIP, 95 percent of specialty drugs and 85 percent of orphan drugs cost more than $10,000 per patient/year. The primary aim of prescription price … Read more