Top 8 concerns around MIPS and MACRA in 2017

Top 8 concerns around MIPS and MACRA in 2017

Last week we attended the Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) Paradigm conference in Chicago. Our uber-smart peers in the radiology and medical billing arenas gave us many insights on ways to enhance the value of our registries and our actionable results...
Could your quality measures qualify for MIPS?

Could your quality measures qualify for MIPS?

The SaferMD’s MIPS registry is eligible to suggest new 2017 MIPS measures until January 15.  Once submitted, SaferMD cwill work with CMS to obtain approval as a MIPS measure.   Do you have effective measures that you monitor in your radiology practice? Would you...
Ebola and Medical Miscommunications

Ebola and Medical Miscommunications

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas has offered differing accounts of what went wrong on September 25, the day their Emergency Department mistakenly sent the nation’s first Ebola patient back into the community instead of admitting him.  Over the next...
Are You Rolling the Dice with Your Test Results?

Are You Rolling the Dice with Your Test Results?

Emily left her 20-week sonogram appointment feeling confident and content after the technician told her that her baby’s anatomy appeared to be “perfect”.  A week later, she learned that her OBGYN never reviewed the electronic test results and missed some very...