Monthly Archives: March 2014

Why Physicians Need to Upgrade to Meaningful Use Stage 2 Certified EHR Software

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The EHR Incentive Program has been around for several years now, and few healthcare providers are unfamiliar with Meaningful Use and all it entails. The program main draw is the stimulus payments that physicians can qualify for each year by successfully adopting, implementing, upgrading or demonstrating meaningful use of certified EHR technology.

Starting this year, qualifying for incentive payments requires using 2014 Edition certified software. This means that physicians must attest to Meaningful Use using an EHR solution that has proven through extensive testing that it is capable of supporting requirements for both Stage 1 and 2, including electronic health information exchange, interoperability and patient engagement.

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1st Providers Choice Attending Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association’s 92nd Annual Convention

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The Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association (AOMA) will be hosting its 92nd annual convention next month, from April 9-13 in Scottsdale, Arizona – and 1st Providers Choice is attending to showcase their Family Medicine EMR software. The 1st Providers team had tremendous success at last year’s meeting, and we are excited to meet with doctors again this year.

1st Providers Choice understands the unique challenges that osteopaths face, especially when it comes to clinical documentation. That’s why we have designed an EMR that is easy to use and that can adapt to the requirements of this specialty. In fact, our EMR software allows osteopaths and family medicine health professionals to provide more accurate and efficient care to patients, all the while reducing costs.

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39th Annual ASRA Pain Medicine Meeting to Feature 1st Providers Choice as Pain Management EMR Exhibitor

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Anesthesiologists, pain medicine professionals, and pain management EMR vendors will be congregating in Chicago, IL this year from April 3-6 for the 39th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting. Hosted by the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the meeting is set to cover interesting topics, provide innovative teaching opportunities, and give providers unsurpassed access to industry experts.

The meeting is a highly anticipated event for pain medicine professionals, as it provides informative educational sessions, great networking opportunities, and access to dozens of pain medicine software vendors. 1st Providers Choice will be exhibiting their Pain Management EMR software and Anesthesiology EMR software at the conference in Booth #215.

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