Trying to calculating your return on investment when switching from from an in-house EHR to a new cloud-based EHR? In addition to the initial cost savings compared to purchasing and maintaining a local server-based system, cloud-based EHRs like Practice Fusion’s also include many hidden benefits...Continue
I recently thought back to a conversation I had many years ago with close colleagues about the health conditions of our parents. High blood pressure and obesity were the top diagnoses affecting our families, but that was 15 years ago when our parents were in...Continue
Medical providers are increasingly required to keep complete and detailed charting documentation, which in the case of an audit could affect claims reimbursement. These guidelines require thorough documentation of the patient visit, and may include a detailed history of the patient. For the typical busy...Continue
Richard Loomis, Practice Fusion’s Chief Medical Officer and VP of Informatics, has been in the news lately discussing current industry topics like Interoperability and MACRA. Dr. Loomis, along with Joe Vasey, a principal data analyst on our Informatics team, have also been in the news...Continue
After much anticipation, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released the final rules for the third stage of the Meaningful Use incentive program and the corresponding certification requirements for EHR vendors.