December 2016 - Curas Inc

Meaningful Use 90 Day Reporting Period 2016

Did you know? CMS published a final rule on November 1 that will allow providers reporting Meaningful Use to report a 90-day reporting period in 2016 rather than the entire calendar year. Any continuous 90-day reporting period can be used. Please remember to log into the MAQ dashboard and begin to check the different periods to find the best option…

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MIPS

As 2016 comes to an end, 2017 will bring about many changes related to MU, PQRS and VBM. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015 will change Medicare payment adjustments, tying them to the quality and cost of care. Merit-based Inventive Payment System (MIPS) is one of the two tracks under the Quality Payment Program (QPP) ruling…

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SP2 / V10e: eCW Releases Version 10 SP2 with 10e

The highly anticipated general release of Version 10 SP2 with 10e was officially announced at the 2016 eClinicalWorks User Conference in October. This is the version that includes the HTML browser interface, and gives you access to eClinicalWorks using the power of Google™ Chrome™. To get 10e, an upgrade to eClinicalWorks version 10 SP2 is required. Curas is now scheduling…

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KMOX Radio C-Speak Featuring Curas’ Num Pisutha-Arnond

Curas President Num Pisutha-Arnond recently joined KMOX host Mark Reardon and PNC St. Louis President Michael Scully for C-Speak, a program highlighting area business leaders. During the show, Num discussed the latest developments in health care and electronic medical records, and shared the Curas story, beginning with the company’s founding in 2004 and chronicling the growth and changes Num and…

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What’s New: eCW Podcast Explores the CPC Initiative

Are you familiar with the Comprehensive Primary Care (CPC) initiative, or thinking about joining the program? In a recent podcast, eClinicalWorks explored the CPC initiative and provided insight from physicians who have participated. Or check it out on their website.