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Editor's Note: Small-practice series highlights day-to-day struggles

Some problems, however, were more intractable. Go to the story to find out how these practices dealt with the shift to electronic medical records (some stuck with paper), pressures to switch ... to electronic prescribing and other challenges.
June 2008

Patients find medical home in Pennsylvania

B. Actively supports patient self-management 4. Standard 5: Electronic Prescribing Points (8). ... Standard 9: Advanced Electronic Communications Points (4). A. Availability of Interactive Website 1.
April 2009

‘Discontinued’ medications a problem when using EHRs

But with electronic prescribing, you sit at a computer and send [the information] over. ... With most electronic health records, when you stop the medication, they often ask you why.
April 2013

The e-prescribing paradox

How can a practice be penalized and receive incentive payments for electronic prescribing at the same time? ... When looking for an e-prescribing system, make sure it includes drug-benefit checking, formulary checking, medication history from outside
February 2011

With EHRs or paper, outpatient practices can improve safety

Q: For practices that have e-prescribing, what other improvements may be needed? ... I think this is an area where we still struggle quite a bit, especially with workflow issues, and then we lose a lot of the value of electronic prescribing because we
May 2010

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT As always, the Medicare program hassome changes ...

electronic prescribing (eRx) system thatincludes certified EHR technology as fol-lows: “… A qualified electronic prescribingsystem, which we further propose to defineas either a system with functionalities iden-tified in the electronic
December 2011

Improving access tops list of small-office tips

Certain practices were better off with a paper system than with an electronic health record, for example. ... Ten practices that tried to use electronic prescribing had to abandon their efforts due to pharmacy and state regulations.
June 2008

Review Medicare incentive and penalty programs for 2013

Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Program. Eligible professionals, which includes most practicing physicians, can earn a consolidated bonus payment in 2014 of 0.5% based on 2013 billings if they meet all ... There are multiple reporting options,
February 2013

DEA to ease burden, allow e-prescribing controlled substances

Despite multiple articles within the literature regarding the many benefits of electronic prescribing (eRx), and the 2009 implementation of an eRx incentive program within Medicare, only a limited number of physician ... The DEA wanted to develop and
June 2010

Stimulus package part of down payment on health reform

Electronic health records ($20 billion). Starting in 2011 and 2012, physicians and other providers who purchase a certified electronic health record (EHR) and use it for “meaningful purposes,” like electronic prescribing
April 2009

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