Archive for 2012

2011 Black Book Rankings Announce Top Performing Electronic Medical Record Vendors

Over 4000 EMR users narrowed down the top twenty EMR vendors in each of ten categories across eighteen key performance indicators from a field of over 400 qualified healthcare software firms. As hospitals and physician practices scramble to select and implement EMR systems, early adopters identify the firms that delivered on outcomes and crucial stimulus fund requirements. [cont...]

Survey Finds Medical Practices Concerned about ICD-10 Implementation

With HHS issuing a final rule that establishes October 2014 as the deadline for ICD-10 compliance, physicians and medical personnel are girding themselves for what many perceive to be a complex labyrinth of documentation. In a recent survey of 480 physicians, administrators, office managers and billers, “Attitudes Toward the Transition to ICD-10 and ANSI-5010,” conducted by Nuesoft Technologies, 96 percent of the respondents reported that they are concerned about the potential impact of the transition to ICD-10. [cont...]