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HITECH Act: Electronic Health Records and Meaningful Use Made Easy

EHR and Meaningful Use – Get Your Incentive Money The HITECH Act provides incentive money for physicians to purchase, implement and use certified electronic health records. One of the criteria for receiving government stimulus money is to demonstrate meaningful use of the EHR. We at Capture Billing have produced a short educational video for physicians, practice administrators and medical office managers to explain the main elements of the HITECH Act. We show though animation how to qualify for the federal Continue Reading

Filed Under: Medical Billing Tips Video Podcast

Certified Electronic Medical Records EHR Coming this Fall

Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies Named to Certify EHRs As of Monday August 30, 2010 the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has named the inital two companies that have been selected as Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies (ATCBs) to certify Electronic Health Records (EHR), CCHIT and the Drummond Group Inc. They have been authorized to test and certify EHRs for compliance to the certification criteria that was issued by the Department of Health and Human Continue Reading

Filed Under: Medical Billing and Coding Topics