Monthly Archives: August 2011

Nearly all physicians must revalidate Medicare enrollment by 2013

Washington — Roughly 750,000 physicians in the Medicare program soon will be asked to revalidate their individual enrollment records during a massive anti-fraud effort required by the health system reform law. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services hopes to …

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Going Digital…

Medical facilities are joining the digital revolution. Thanks to a technology-based requirement of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, physicians’ offices and hospitals will use electronic health records. Read the full article here.

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2012 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule

The new proposed physician fee schedule for 2012 that was released last month depicts an unfortunate future for radiologists in the imaging world. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has already reduced what it pays for the technical …

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You used PHI in your application testing? What were you thinking? -

The test bed is vital to IT administrators in every industry, but especially in health care. Testing application interoperability — as well as the functionality and reliability of custom apps, or just routine upgrades to existing software — becomes a …

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