In the past week I have been contacted by four Eligible Professionals (EP) who have been notified they were being audited by Medicare for their CMS EHR Incentives. In all cases the audits were based on 2011 meaningful use (MU) attestations.
The achievement of Meaningful Use (MU) can be an arduous path. Whenever there is an opportunity to take advantage of legitimate short cuts, I’m all for them. Here is one example for hospitals and other organizations that have a high number of eligible professionals (EP). I received a call from a hospital MU coordinator this […]
Now I’m not a betting man. I’ve been to Las Vegas only once and was fortunate enough to escape with both my dignity and bank account intact. The old timers say, “better to be lucky than good” and they just may be right. The Meaningful Use (MU) dice are rolling and tumbling right now and […]
Everybody is always wishing and hoping for something. Will the Eagle land? Will it rain on the garden? Will she say “yes”? Every day I speak with hospitals involved in the CMS EHR Incentive program. Some are at Stage 1 and some have moved on to Stage 2. For all of them their 2015 meaningful […]
Everybody, and I mean everybody, knows by now that if an eligible hospital (EP) or eligible professional (EP) wants those delectable CMS EHR incentives they better do a Security Risk Analysis (SRA). You may not understand the details of this Core measure to, “protect electronic health information created or maintained by the Certified EHR Technology […]
CMS Offers EHs Meaningful Use Attestation Assistance My grandfather, raised in the red hills of North Georgia, used to call it “getting caught with your pants up”. I saw the same thing in the first Hunger Games movie when those little surprise parachutes would float down with food and medicine. I like those little parachutes, […]