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ONC chief discusses focus on interoperability

By Nick Dealtry | July 7th, 2017

The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology (IT) has emphasized the need to adopt the usage of electronic health records (EHR) for many years. In 2009, ...

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CMS Reviews PQRS reporting from 2015

By Sam Peirce | July 7th, 2017

The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) was initiated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to encourage “individual eligible professionals (EPs) and group ...