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MACRA/MIPS: What’s New for 2019?



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Can you believe that it’s been three years? Three years since MACRA ended the Sustainable Growth Rate formula for clinician payment and established a quality payment incentive program. The goal: To create a new way to reward eligible clinicians based on performance and health outcomes, rather than volume.
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eClinicalWorks becomes one of the first EHR companies to integrate with CMS Blue Button 2.0 API



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Technology helps empower physicians and patients to improve health outcomes Nashville, Tenn.—October 5, 2018—eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announced it has become one of the first Electronic Health Record (EHR) companies to be approved and to integrate with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Blue Button® 2.0 API. The Blue Button 2.0 API contains four years of Medicare Part A, B and D data for 53 million Medicare beneficiaries. eClinicalWorks will support the Consumer-Directed Exchange, covering numerous functions to improve patient access to health data and assist in informed health decisions. Blue Button […]
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What are MACRA and MIPS?



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Since 2016, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) have been changing the healthcare reimbursement landscape. Now, providers have largely adjusted to the new rules, are meeting the reporting requirements, and have turned their attention to finding ways to improve their performance.
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47 Providers with Rhode Island’s Coastal Medical Receive Medicare Incentives for Meaningful Use



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Practice Using eClinicalWorks Improves Quality of Care, Receives $846,000 in Incentives WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—October 23, 2011—eClinicalWorks®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, today announced that 47 providers from Rhode Island’s Coastal Medical have successfully attested for meaningful use and each have received an $18,000 check from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the maximum amount allowed for 2011. These incentives were established by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) to reward medical providers who successfully demonstrate meaningful use of an electronic health records (EHR) system in ways […]
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Seton Healthcare Providers of Austin Receive Maximum Medicare Incentives for Meaningful Use



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WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—August 22, 2011—eClinicalWorks®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, today announced that providers associated with Austin, Texas, Seton Healthcare Family have each received an $18,000 check from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) after successfully attesting for meaningful use, the maximum amount allowed for 2011. These incentives were established by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) to reward medical providers who successfully demonstrate meaningful use of an electronic health records (EHR) system in ways that improve the quality, safety and effectiveness of patient-centered care. Providers […]
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Providers with Rhode Island’s Aquidneck Medical Associates Secure Maximum Medicare Incentives for Meaningful Use



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Practice Using eClinicalWorks Improves Quality of Care, Receives $90,000 in Incentives WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—July 27, 2011—eClinicalWorks®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, today announced that five providers from Aquidneck Medical Associates of Newport, Rhode Island were among the first in the state to successfully attest for meaningful use and each have received an $18,000 check from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the maximum amount allowed for 2011. These incentives were established by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) to reward medical providers who successfully demonstrate meaningful […]
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Florida’s Dr. Carlos A. Labrador Secures Maximum Medicare Incentives for Meaningful Use



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eClinicalWorks Customer Since 2004 Improves Quality of Care, Receives $18,000 Check; 15 Physicians Using eClinicalWorks Obtain Incentives WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—May 31, 2011—eClinicalWorks®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, today announced that St. Petersburg, Fla.’s Dr. Carlos A. Labrador, a solo family practitioner and eClinicalWorks customer since 2004, has received an $18,000 check from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) after successfully attesting for meaningful use, the maximum amount allowed for 2011. These incentives were established by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) to reward medical providers who successfully […]
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Advocate Physician Partners to Enhance Clinical Integration Program with eClinicalWorks’ Electronic Medical Records System



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Largest Health System in Midwest to Establish Electronic Health Records System Oak Brook, Ill. and Westborough, Mass.—March 29, 2010—In its continuing efforts to enhance patient outcomes and create efficiency in a challenging economic and regulatory climate, Advocate Physician Partners (APP), has added the power of an electronic medical record (EMR) system to its award-winning Clinical Integration (CI) Program. APP, the largest network of independent physicians in the Midwest, is partnering with eClinicalWorks® in one of the biggest EMR implementations in the country. Many health policy experts say EMRs can decrease […]
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