Seton Healthcare Providers of Austin Receive Medicare MU Incentives | Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology Skip to content Skip to navigation

Seton Healthcare Providers of Austin Receive Medicare MU Incentives

August 22, 2011
by root
| Reprints

Today Seton Healthcare Family in Austin, Texas announced that its associated providers have each received an $18,000 check from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) after successfully attesting for meaningful use, the maximum amount allowed for 2011.

Helping its customers through the attestation process, eClinicalWorks, the Westborough, Mass.-based ambulatory clinical systems provider, provides eClinicalWorks Meaningful Use, Adoption and Quality (MAQ) Dashboards. To further meaningful use education, eClinicalWorks is conducting a series of RoadShows across the nation for medical providers, clinical staff and office administrators, with 30 shows already occurring and approximately 25 more planned in 2011. These are free interactive sessions on all 25 requirements of meaningful use and also demonstrate new features. There are also daily free Webinars educating customers on this topic. With the MAQ Dashboards, RoadShows, Webinars, newsletters, Meaningful Use Assessment and others, eClinicalWorks has developed tools and educational resources to aid providers in becoming meaningful users.


Topics

News

Healthcare Associations to Congress: Extend MACRA Flexibilities by Three More Years

Several prominent healthcare associations and medical societies have written a letter to leading members of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, proposing to continue current MACRA flexibilities for an additional three years.

HIMSS Issues “Call to Action” on Nationwide Interoperability

The Chicago-based Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has issued a “call to action” for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and others to achieve nationwide interoperability.

Delaware’s Nemours Hospital Receives Stage 7 Designation

Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, a pediatric hospital located in Wilmington, Del., has been recognized by HIMSS Analytics as a Stage 7 patient care organization.

Survey: Broad Usage of AI in Healthcare Still Two to Five Years Out

Roughly 48 percent of healthcare organizations currently use clinical intelligence solutions, but most healthcare organizations predict broad usage of artificial intelligence won’t happen for another two to five years, according to a HIMSS Analytics 2017 Essentials Brief.

KLAS: Providers’ Needs for Advanced Pop Health Solutions Ramp Up

Provider organizations’ needs in managing population health are as varied as the capabilities of the IT solutions designed to assist them, according to KLAS researchers following a new report.

Collen Award Goes to NLP Pioneer Carol Friedman

The American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) will present the 2017 Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence to Carol Friedman, Ph.D., during the AMIA Annual Symposium.