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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.
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

October 11, 2013 Member to Member archive

October 11, 2013 issue ... 10-day global visits under scrutiny Transplant patients in dire need of dermatological care Enhance patient care with teledermatology How can I keep tabs on practice management issues that affect my View

September 13, 2013 Member to Member archive

September 13, 2013 issue ... CMS targets procedures and visits Publish, don't perish: How to get your paper in JAAD Free Mohs surgery app eases the AUC blues Academy launches online MOC resource center Q&A offers resources to help meet

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

June 7, 2013 Member to Member archive

June 7, 2013 issue ... A seat at the table with a full plate Grassroots activities yield tangible results for your practice Travel grants for international meetings bring new perspectives Feedback wanted on new recommendations for managing

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

May 10, 2013 Member to Member archive

May 10, 2013 issue ... Improved and expanded, Dermatology A to Z relaunches on AAD.org New melanoma treatment strategies continue to emerge AAD’s free skin cancer screenings save lives and educate your community Heading to the Hill

E-Rx incentives

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Q&A: How can I participate in the Leadership Institute?

and a relationship with an assignment mentor throughout Participation requires an online application, CV, and two letters of recommendation. Applications for the 2014 program will be accepted beginning in July 2013. ... Mentorship opportunities

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

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

Reporting quality measures related to HIT and EHR use

Jun 3, 2013 – Technically Speaking columnist Morris W. Stemp discusses quality measures reporting related to EHR. ... incentive, providers who report at least one measure for one patient in 2013 will avoid a 1.5 percent payment reduction The penalty increases to 2 percent in 2016 and beyond. While with MU, EPs may report a 0 percent performance, for PQRSMore by Morris W. Stemp