8 Statistics on EHR Adoption

Here are eight interesting statistics on electronic health records software adoption in physician offices, according to SK&A’s annual “Physician Office Usage of Electronic Health Records Software” (pdf) report. 1. From 2013 to 2014, physician office usage of electronic health records increased more than 10 percentage points in solo and smaller practices. 2. Overall EHR adoption […]

Billing Tip: Ensure Visits Billed as ‘Incident To’ Meet Medicare Criteria

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is more closely scrutinizing services billed at physician reimbursement levels but performed by nonphysicians, according to a Medical Economics report HHS indicated its intention to take a closer look at these “incident-to” services, which are often performed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants, in its Office […]