In a rule released this week (April 24), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced its intention to overhaul the Meaningful Use program.
In a press release, the federal agency said that it will be proposing to re-name the Meaningful Use program to “Promoting Interoperability.” CMS said the goals of the new program will be to: make it more flexible and less burdensome; emphasize measures that require the exchange of health information between providers and patients, and incentivize providers to make it easier for patients to obtain their medical records electronically. Continue reading →
One of the most difficult responsibilities that a manager must take care of is conducting performance reviews for his or her employees. How many times do you think this responsibility is dreaded or intentionally overlooked?
I would suspect more times than we can possibly count! Continue reading →
As 2016 comes to a close, are you thinking through your goals for 2017? How do you envision your practice growing in the years to come?
Your Healthcare Management Consultants team understands the importance of forward-thinking and goal-setting! We want to ensure that you take advantage of 2016 tax-saving strategies reduce your 2016 tax liability! Continue reading →
What would your response be if someone told you that you have the power to influence someone’s life in a major way?
Many of us may say, I guess that could possibly be true, and then not think anything else about it. But the real truth is that you have the power to encourage and affect many lives on a daily basis! Continue reading →
This week’s blog talks about individuals around us who could serve as mentors or models of excellence.
Do you ever make the effort to seek out these persons and examine their lives? What is it about these persons that makes them successful? Continue reading →
Abraham Lincoln said that the best way to predict the future is to create it.
A great first step to creating the future is to harness the ability to generate new ideas. Then turning those ideas into reality is a powerful competitive advantage for any business. Continue reading →