October 2017 - Curas Inc

eClinicalWorks’ Third Quarter Experiences Strongest Sales of 2017

eClinicalWorks announced its strongest sales quarter of 2017, making it the second most used EHR in the country. Over 3,750 providers joined, including small to large enterprise clients, resulting in revenue of $130 million. More than 80% of the physicians who joined in the third quarter were previously from other EHRs and selected to switch to eClinicalWorks. “We are proud…

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Customer Success Stories: Using eCW to deliver quality care

eClinicalWorks does a lot things, but most importantly, it helps healthcare providers make a difference for good. At the National User Conference, eClinicalWorks showed testimonials of just how customers are caring for those around them. See their stories here. Women’s Care Florida Salud Integral HealthCore Clinic Pawleys Pediatrics & Adult Medicine CHEMED Bluestone Physician Services

Are you on track to avoid the MIPS penalty?

Are you on track to avoid the MIPS penalty?  We are in the last stretch of 2017 and we hope everyone is on track to avoid the -4% payment adjustment for the 2019 payment year. If you have not started tracking your MIPS measures, you can still avoid the 2019 payment penalty.  To avoid the penalty for MIPS, you can…

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Appropriate Use

The start of Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) may be delayed as it has been added to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule which was published by CMS on 07/21/2017.  The program was to start January 1, 2018, however, the proposed rule mentions delaying this program’s start date to January 1, 2019.  The Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) of…

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Quality Payment Program

The Quality Payment Program (QPP) from eClinicalWorks combines Medicare Meaningful Use, PQRS, and Value Modifier programs. Based off of three categories, Advancing Care Information (ACI), Quality, and Improvement Activities (IA), eligible clinicians may experience payment adjustments. QPP services include Dashboard Tracking, CMS Reporting, and eClinicalWorks Registry Services At Curas, we want to support you with your eClinicalWorks needs, which is…

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Last day to sign up for MIPS reporting!

November 15, 2017 is the last day to sign up for MIPS reporting. Qualifying Participants (QP) can submit data through eClinicalWorks to potentially avoid the 4% penalty. Eligible clinicians who are not QP can report under MIPS to avoid any adjustment in payment. If you have any doubts if you are a QP, check the official website.

eClinicalWorks Announces the Support of Patient Access to Physician Notes Through OpenNotes

Wouldn’t it be nice if physicians had a simple, clear way to share visit notes with their patients? eClinicalWorks now supports OpenNotes, which mean physicians can do just that. The eClinicalWorks Patient Portal has always been able to provide Visit Summaries, but OpenNotes enhances the tool to make the notes more complete and the healthcare experience more transparent. The two…

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eClinicalWorks Announces Capability to Connect to Multiple Specialty Registries Through Partnership with FIGmd

eClinicalWorks has just announce their partnership with FIGmd, a provider of clinical data registry, analytics, and data reporting solutions. This partnership will provide eClinicalWorks the capability to connect multiple specialty registries to contribute data. FIGmd is the leading developer of clinical data registries, and the ability to smoothly connect special registries will help providers meet quality reporting requirements, such as…

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2017 National User Conference Highlight Reel

We’ve just wrapped up the 2017 National User Conference and had a great time! If you missed it or want to look back, check out our Highlight Reel. Want more? Look us up on Twitter and Facebook for some more conference highlights!

V10 SP2/10e: Version Update

10e is released and available now. 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 version 10 SP2/10e upgrades We recommend that practice plan before upgrading to this version and have…

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