Obama’s Medicare ‘Doc Fix’ Under Fire

By Mary Agnes Carey and Christopher Weaver KHN Staff Writers Critics quickly pounced on President Barack Obama’s proposal to head off scheduled cuts in Medicare...

Healthcare iPad Deployment To Approach 70% In 2011

Results from a survey of nearly 950 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) members indicates that iPad deployments are accelerating in large part...

DEA issues interim final rule on e-prescribing of controlled drugs

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has released its long awaited interim final rule for electronic prescribing of controlled substances. The new rule became effective...

Pharmacy Groups Call for DEA To Clarify New Rule on E-Prescribing

Four pharmacy organizations say they support the Drug Enforcement Administration’s efforts to allow electronic prescribing of controlled substances but called for further clarification on...

10 Ways to Improve Your Healthcare Practice’s A/R

Receiving maximum reimbursement with quick A/R turnaround in any healthcare practice requires careful attention to obtaining, documenting and communicating information. From the time a...

Medical Billing Service – HIPAA Compliance

Medical Billing Services ensure compliance of The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996. HIPAA regulation protocols are issued to protect client's...