As the healthcare industry moves to adopt value based care its focus is shifting from the meaningful use of technology to patient care outcomes.  Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) is pushing for providers like physicians to report their Clinical Quality Measures (CQM) through Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) as those clinical guidelines can help improve the outcomes.  It would be least surprising if CMS makes PQRS (more…)

EHR Advantages

We as a country have been pursuing affordable healthcare for few years now. The government incentives have so far driven healthcare provider’s investments into the EHR (Electronic Health Records) technology with a goal to deliver a cost effective care. But the industry is still struggling to get its clinicians to use this technology as a part of their daily workflows to make smarter and more informed decisions for improving patient care outcomes. (more…)