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What is CMS doing to tackle interoperability?

By Janie Feldsher | February 15th, 2021

The ability to share data with other providers and with patients is an important aspect of providing quality healthcare. Interoperability improves the ease with which doctors can provide ...

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Health policy forecast for 2021

By Janie Feldsher | February 1st, 2021

After the elections of 2020, a new administration and a shift in Congressional seats may impact the direction of healthcare over the next few years. Beyond the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) ...

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What is cloud-based interoperability?

By Janie Feldsher | January 6th, 2021

Cloud-based electronic health records (EHRs) provide the independent physician with security as well as cost savings over server-based EHRs. When the EHRs are in the cloud, much of the ...

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What are the legal risks of COVID-19?

By Janie Feldsher | September 9th, 2020

Communicating guidelines and requirements to both patients and staff is a critical first step for protecting your independent practice during the COVID-19 pandemic, both in terms of safety ...