How to Rate and Position Your Practice for Success
Benchmarking. Never heard of it? You’re not alone. Benchmarking is a term that refers to the process of identifying an industry’s best practices. These best practices, forged by the leaders of each business community, can be used to evaluate your own performance metrics and help you adjust your business to match. The successful result of […]
Preparing for 90-Day Reporting?
If you haven’t started reporting to the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), this may mean a few things. Maybe you are reporting to the test pace and waiting for the right moment to get that one submission in order. Perhaps you are taking the penalty. Or, you are using the last 90 days to focus […]
What is the Future of Quality Reporting?
In our previous posts, we have noted the lack of Chiropractic-based Quality measures covered by the Quality Payment Program (QPP). This has troubled many chiropractors and many have wondered where chiropractors fit into the program. The ChiroTouch team responded to these reactions by developing meaningful Quality measures in our software. Now… we look into the […]
Data Breaches in Healthcare and How to Protect Your Patient Payment Data – Part II
Many healthcare offices make the mistake of thinking they are too small for a cyber attack – considering that only the largest ones, like the Anthem Breach, make news. But breaches are not just for the big boys. Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), including chiropractic offices, face the same cyber security threats as large companies, […]
Data Breaches in Healthcare and How to Protect Your Patient Payment Data – Part 1
2016 set the record for data breaches. According to the Identity Theft Resource Center’s (ITRC) yearly breach list, there were 781 reported breaches in 2015 and 1,093 in 2016 – with 2016 representing a whopping 40% increase. With 456 reported breaches just four months into the New Year, 2017 looks to be on the same track as 2016. Data Breaches in […]
What’s the Purpose of QPP?
Are you seeking clarity around the purpose of the Quality section of the Quality Payment Program (QPP)? Still need some information on the essentials of the program? Recently, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) March newsletter included an elaborate breakdown on the vision of CMS Quality Strategy as well as the important connection between Quality […]