Entries by Exscribe

New Featured Programs to Debut at Exscribe User Group Meeting 2019

Bethlehem, PA, December 13, 2018 – Exscribe Inc. will conduct new featured programs at its Annual User Group Meeting in Nashville, TN at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. The meeting will be held January 30 – February 2, 2019 and will include sessions on the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) reporting and compliance, […]

Exscribe EHR Version 6 Earns ONC Health IT Certification from Drummond Group LLC

Bethlehem, PA, March 27, 2018 — Exscribe EHR Version 6 has achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification via Drummond Group LLC, an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) that has been empowered to test software for compliance with the requirements of the federal government’s program. […]

Exscribe Sales Team Achieves Record Growth in 2017

Bethlehem, PA, March 23, 2018 — Exscribe, Inc. a leading provider of Orthopaedic Healthcare Solutions, achieved a record 20% sales growth for 2017. This growth can be attributed to Exscribe’s specialty-specific software designed to support and enhance the efficiency of orthopaedic practices. Other electronic health records tailored purely to primary care often lack the specific […]

Best Practices to Upgrade EHR for Physician Usability

There is no shortage of reasons to upgrade the EHR for your orthopedic practice. Specialty EHR systems improve everything from compliance to patient treatment to financial management. So you may have decided to upgrade to a new system. But you may be concerned about one major stumbling block – your physicians. The medical community was far behind in technological […]

3 Medical Trends that Aren’t Affected by the ACA

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been a hot topic in the media since well before its passing by the Obama administration. With President Trump in office, the ACA is still a controversial and hotly-debated subject. Republicans have promised to pass their own version but have yet to be successful at doing so. This uncertainty can make specialists like […]

What’s Driving the Market Growth of Orthopedic Software?

It’s clear that medical software has been a game-changer for so many organizations, which is part of the reason why orthopedic software is expected to be worth close to $386 million by 2023. This explosive growth has caused a lot of speculation about where the industry is headed and why. Even though the transitions have […]

4 Ways Orthopedic Practices Benefit from a Specialty EHR System

The healthcare industry has lagged behind others when it comes to adopting, integrating and implementing technology. The adoption of electronic health records (EHR) only came about because of government incentives aimed at physicians, including those in orthopedics, were offered. This same approach — along with penalties — is the impetus behind interoperability. It’s not that […]

Latest on EHRs and MIPS/MACRA

2018 looms as the year of implementation for proposed changes to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). This is the year that it will become mandatory for many medical practices to increase their reliance on certified EHR technology (CEHRT). Most physician practices that are small- or medium-sized will be required to participate in the […]

Medical groups worry new EHR rules could harm patients

This article was originally published by Scott E. Rupp on Multibriefs.com The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT recently signaled that it is pulling back on electronic health record (EHR) certification attestation requirements to remove a great many of the burdens on users and developers in an effort to advance interoperability. The announcement was posted Sept. 21 […]

7 Top Essential IT Investments for Your Practice

When you’re operating an orthopaedic practice, IT may be one of the furthest things from your mind when the time comes to reinvest in your office. However, it can actually be one of the best ways to improve your practice’s profitability and reduce overhead costs. Here are some top IT trends you can invest in […]

How the Right EHR System Can Save Your Orthopedic Practice Money

More than 80 percent of doctors have already implemented Electronic Healthcare Records (EHR) systems. While the initial challenges to setting up an EHR system may seem intimidating, when done correctly, these systems offer many benefits. If you’re running an orthopedic practice, problems like employee errors and dwindling revenue may be costing you big time. Some […]

Tips to Successfully Migrate to a New EHR

Whether the goal is to shift to a specialty electronic records system or just to upgrade from the current one, an EHR change is tricky. There are some important decisions to make in the process and, let’s face it, the technology is confusing. The introduction of electronic records to the health care system has led […]

What You Need to Know About Preventing an Audit at Your Practice

To say that electronic health records (EHRs) make the lives of both patients and providers easier is something of an understatement. According to one study, medical errors don’t just cost healthcare organizations a combined $19.5 billion per year and as much as $1 trillion when you account for lost productivity, but they’re also the third leading […]

Benefits of a Specialty-Specific EHR

Specialty-specific EHRs are nothing new, but at one time, many practices opted for a more broad-based approach. Several have since abandoned such efforts, instead returning to EHRs designed specifically for specialty practices. In a recent survey from Black Book Rankings, 86 percent of the 11,300 respondents highlighted the recent “comeback” to specialty-specific models as the […]