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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.
PQRS incentives and penalities

Information on PQRS incentive and penalties. ... Q: What is the potential payment reduction for not participating ... A: The potential payment reduction for not reporting PQRS in 2015 is 4-6% of Medicare charges, depending on the size of the practice (to be applied in 2017

How do I appeal a PQRS penalty

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently sent letters to group practices and eligible professionals (EPs) who did not satisfactorily report PQRS quality data measures in 2013 and will receive a negative 1.5% payment adjustment on their Medicare Part B payments starting Jan. 1, 2015. ... The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently sent letters to group practices and eligible professionals (EPs) who did not satisfactorily report PQRS quality data measures in 2013 and will receive a negative 1.5% payment

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

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

penalties, and deadlines Shopping for the perfect system Coding changes on the horizon Related ... Derm Coding Consult articles: ... Preparing for ICD-10-CM: Meet coding expectations now, rather (Winter 2013) CMS urges providers

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

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

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

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Overview

HIPAA and Omnibus Final Rule - Overview Prepare for the ... compliance deadline on September 23, 2013 with the help of this on- ... Gain an overview of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Health

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

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

January 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

January 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: ... Venous Insufficiency and Leg Ulcers ... by Robert Kirsner, MD interviewed by Lynda Kauls, MD ... Cutaneous Granulomas ... by Misha Rosenbach, MD interviewed by Stuart Brown

February 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

February 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: ... Morphea ... by Heidi Jacobe, MD interviewed by Stuart Brown, MD ... Clinical Mimickers in Pediatric Dermatology ... by Dawn Davis, MD interviewed by Stuart Brown, MD

March 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

March 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue ... Includes 3 Interviews: ... Actinic Keratoses ... by Gary Goldenberg, MD interviewed by Michael Heffernan, MD ... Photodynamic Therapy ... by Nellie Konnikov, MD interviewed by Gary Brauner, MD

September 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

September 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: Nanodermatology ... by Friedman, MD interviewed by Maurice Thew, MD ... Dermatological Manifestations of New Oncology Drugs ... by Mario E. Lacouture, MD interviewed

April 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

April 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: Unbalanced Life of a Physician ... by Suzanne Olbricht, MD interviewed by Steven Shama, MD ... Cosmeceuticals and Skin of Color ... by Zoe Diana Draelos, MD interviewed by Rhonda

May 2013 Issue Dialogues in Dermatology

May 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue ... Includes 3 Interviews: ... New Thoughts on Melanoma Histology ... by: Cockerell, MD, Interviewed by Stuart Brown, MD ... What's New in Melanoma Biology? ... by: Lynn Cornelius, MD interviewed

June 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

June 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: Warts Part 2 ... by Stephen Tyring, MD interviewed by Maurice Thew, MD ... Social Medial and Managing Your On-line Reputation ... by Jeffery Benabio, MD interviewed by Stephen

July 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

July 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: Neonatal Dermatology ... by Schachner, MD interviewed by Gary Brauner, MD ... Merkel Cell Carcinoma ... by Paul Nieman, MD interviewed by Rhonda Klein, MD ... Military

August 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

August 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue Includes 3 Interviews: Everything You Wanted To Know About Coding But Were Too Afraid To Ask ... by: Scott Dinehart, MD interviewed by Wirtzer, MD ... Perceptions of Dermatology in the House