With meaningful use and government reimbursements playing a fundamental role in today’s healthcare industry, ED Information Systems (EDIS) are becoming a vital part of the emergency department to improve patient care and reduce medication and diagnosis errors. PEPID, a leading provider of specialty-focused clinical software, can be integrated into any hospital’s EDIS to help [...]
Patient engagement is transforming the healthcare industry as more patients take over the wheel on their own healthcare and demand access to their personal health records. Healthcare institutions are also under more pressure to provide clinical decision support and easily accessible medical information for their patients as mandated by meaningful use stage 2 [...]
The mobile health market, also known as mHealth, is rapidly growing. As more and more healthcare institutions and physicians are adopting electronic medical records they are also exploring the world of mobile health applications. While the integration between the two is slow going, the use of them separately is quickly moving forward.
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According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 2,215 eligible hospitals have registered for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive Program. Of those registered, 564 have received their first payment for achieving Stage 1 of meaningful use. While some of the remaining hospitals are well positioned to attain meaningful use Stage 1 requirements, [...]
According to Robert Anthony of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services office, September incentive payouts to 1,400 eligible providers totaled $25 million and payouts to eligible hospitals totaled $61 million. That is a grand total of nearly $90 million in incentive payouts made under the meaningful use EHR incentive program. To date CMS [...]
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