April 29, 2024 Just as personal hygiene habits like hand washing can prevent illness, good cyber hygiene can reduce susceptibility to cyber attacks and protect sensitive information. Here’s a list of healthy cyber habits and tools MEDENT recommends to prevent data breaches and safeguard patient information:  […]
HITRUST Implemented, 1-year(i1) Certification validates MEDENT is operating leading security practices to support protection of sensitive information March 27, 2024  Auburn, New York — The MEDENT EMR/EHR system has once again earned certified status by HITRUST for information security. HITRUST Implemented, 1-year (i1) Certified status demonstrates […]
CMS announced it is sunsetting its Appropriate Use Criteria Program and will no longer accept report coding on claims as of December 31, 2025.
February 27, 2024 In November 2023, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2024 Final Rule for Medicare and Medicaid Programs, including the Quality Payment Program (QPP). This rule implements significant policy changes that affect the traditional Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program, […]
January 26, 2024 Studies show more medical practices and hospitals in the U.S. are adopting cloud faxing (also known as eFaxing) when exchanging patient records. According to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC),  in 2021, “more than 6 in 10 hospitals […]
December 27, 2023 It’s that time of year again…when we reflect on where we’ve been and map out where we’re headed. And with physician burnout rates at an all-time high in the U.S., there is one resolution medical practices should prioritize in 2024: Building a healthier […]
Holiday Schedule Our Holiday Schedule for 2023 as planned: Friday, December 22, 2023: Closing at 11 a.m.Monday, December 25, 2023: Closed Our Holiday Schedule for 2024 as planned: Monday, January 1, 2024: ClosedFriday, March 29, 2024: Closing at 12 p.m.Monday, May 27, 2024: ClosedThursday, July 4, […]
November 22, 2023 With the holidays right around the corner, medical practices may be scrambling to check off that end-of-year to-do list. And while the entirety of that list may vary based on practice location and specialty, we’ve come up with some common concerns and how […]
October 30, 2023 In the United States, feedback and public reviews play a vital role in ensuring the quality, accountability and transparency of the healthcare industry. Additionally, medical practices can actually leverage patient feedback to generate profit by improving various aspects of their operations. 72% Patients […]