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Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
By participating in these modules, providers will have the opportunity to improve patient care by using evidence-based measures that are based on clinical guidelines.
Avoid payment reduction with proper PQRS reporting

percent of our Medicare charges, but to also avoid a potential 1.5 percent payment reduction from Medicare The 2013 PQRS reporting year is the first in which, if we do not report at least one quality measure, we will be subject to a 1.5

September 27, 2013 Member to Member archive

September 27, 2013 issue ... Avoid payment reduction with proper PQRS reporting Jumping off the Legislative Conference springboard Research fellowship in Africa opens world of opportunities What's the difference between an ACO and a PCMH

Buyers Guide

Buyer's Guide 2013 ... Download as PDF Welcome to the 2013 Buyer' Shopping for the perfect system Growing your EHR system Charting the course Online-only outside photo storage slideshow Go

Turning point

Mar 1, 2013 – A review of the rules and requirements for Medicare's Physician Quality Reporting System, including quality measures that dermatologists can report in 2013. ... measures in 2013 will receive a bonus payment of 0.5 percent of their Part B claims around October 2014 — the same bonus they were eligible for New this year, providers in groups of two to 24 EPs are allowed to participate in PQRSMore by Ruth Carol

Celebrating 75 years of growth and change

Dec 2, 2013 – Infographic on 75 years of the American Academy of Dermatology. ... monthly/2013/january/aad-celebrates-75th-anniversary if you As the Academy’s 75th anniversary year draws to a close, we devote our last page of 2013 to a look back at the celebration. ... ADVERTISEMENT Go ADVERTISEMENTMore by Richard Nelson

February 2013

February 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor Complex repairs Can mycophenolate mofetil help When does a doctor-patient relationship begin? Meaningful use reporting Planning now can ensure a successful 2013 What's

Winter 2013 Society Insider archive

The winter 2013 issue of the Academy's Society Insider newsletter includes discussion of State Society Leadership Summit, a state legislative wrap-up for the year, and a profile of the Ohio Dermatological Association's updated CME offerings. ... Winter 2013 issue: ... Message from the task force: AAD pilots new State Society Leadership Summit State policy: 2013 legislative wrap-up Society profile: Ohio Dermatological Association takes CME to new heights Preserve dermatology's voice

Summer 2013 Society Insider archive

The Summer 2013 Society Insider includes the Chair's message, State Policy, Society profile, How-to, and the State Advocacy Grant Program. ... Summer 2013 issue: ... Chair's message : ... Welcome to Society State policy : ... 2013 legislation aims to protect patients Society profile : ... Persistence, coalition building critical for successful indoor tanning advocacy How

March 15, 2013 Member to Member archive

March 15, 2013 issue ... Enhance your dermatology community with Member to Member Help secure dermatology’s future: Vote in the 2013 AAD election AADA addresses pathology billing issues that raise ethical, legal concerns Getting back more

How to make a successful transition to ICD-10-CM

contact provider relations to check eligibility ... BCBS - contact provider relations to check eligibility ... Humana - ... Watch this page for new information on ICD-10 ... The Academy is actively compiling information

ICD-10-CM: Coding and Documentation

This presentation will focus on dermatology chapter-specific coding guidelines in the 2013 ICD-10-CM for Coding and Reporting. How to apply these guidelines and concepts to specific cases for dermatology conditions will also be covered

June 21, 2013 Member to Member Archive

June 21, 2013 issue ... State dermatology societies drive advocacy and education State advocacy: A success story Biking to benefit Camp Discovery: 10 years and counting Texas becomes fifth state to ban indoor tanning for minors under 18 Q&A

May 24, 2013 Member to Member archive

May 24, 2013 issue ... GMA, TODAY, Oz, others help mark Melanoma Monday® Navigating the coding odyssey Volunteer opportunities with HVO Shade structure grant process: Fast, easy, and worth it Q&A addresses skin cancer education in your

Q&A addresses Medicare e-prescribing requirements and associated penalties

In 2013 providers must e-prescribe at least 10 times for Medicare Part B patients before June 30, 2013 and report the code G8553 on their claim form to show that they successfully done so. If providers report 10 times before June 30

E-Rx incentives

96150-96152, 99201-99205, 99211-99215, 99304-99310, 99315, 99316, 99324-99328, 99334-99337, 99341-99345, 99347-99350, G0101, G0108, Year Incentive** Penalty** 2013 .5 percent ... -1.5 percent ... 2014 0 percent ... -2 percent

Brittany J. story

My mom lost her fight with nodular melanoma on April 17, She was diagnosed with stage IV nodular melanoma in September 2011. She had 3 surgeries, radiation and chemo treatments to shrink and remove her tumors. After every treatment

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Privacy

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Privacy Prepare for the ... compliance deadline on September 23, 2013 with the help of this on- ... Understand what the Privacy Rule is and how it will be affected by the Final Rule. Learn about

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Security

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Security Prepare for the ... compliance deadline on September 23, 2013 with the help of this on- ... Minimize risk by learning how to safeguard your practice and avoid a security breach. Understand

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Bundle

into effect ... This three-part series includes: ... Overview Introduction to HIPAA, HITECH, and the Final Rule, including important terminology. ... Privacy Understand the Privacy Rule and how it impacts your practice, patients

Navigating CMS incentives penalties and deadlines

Jun 1, 2011 – Dermatology World's Answers in Practice columnist discusses various CMS programs, including the e-prescribing, EHR, and MOC incentive programs and PQRS. ... CMS penalties applicable to providers ... Year ... EHR Penalty ... E-Prescribing Penalty ... PQRS Penalty ... Total Penalties ... 2012 ... 0% ... 1% ... 0% ... 1% ... 2013 ... 0% ... 1.5% ... 0% ... 1.5% ... 2014 ... 0% ... 2% ... 0% ... 2More by Rachna Chaudhari

March 2013

March 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor Consultations: When is a consult Can mobile teledermatology be used to evaluate skin lesions? May you never meet the OIG: The Work Plan Binding dermatology's history Attack

August 2013

Archive page for the August 2013 issue of Dermatology World. ... August 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor Tenets for locums Same mutation causes Sturge-Weber syndrome, port-wine stains Ensuring informed consent Keeping track Dermatology in Germany Unlocking the mysteries of rosacea Higher co-pays

September 2013

Archive page for the September 2013 issue of Dermatology World. ... September 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor Documenting Mohs surgery Study suggests revised ABCD criteria for pediatric melanoma Let's get ethical Shifting sands Better together Public Service/ Advertising In-office ancillary

October 2013

Archive page for the October 2013 issue of Dermatology World. ... October 2013 ... Download as PDF From the editor When modifier 59 is not enough Can universal decolonization reduce Dismissing a patient Health information exchanges Preparing for a meaningful use audit A matter of perception