With the discovery that the "Heartbleed Bug's" impact on data encryption is even more extensive than originally estimated, healthcare practices are advised to check in with their EHR vendors about (a) their system's use of OpenSSL and (b) steps being taken to protect EHR data from intrusion... ... Read More.
Time is of the essence when it comes to practice success and now, as a service to New Jersey healthcare leaders, Conventus offers its members and subscribers monthly, quick-read updates on news, best practices, and advice essential to medical practice success.
New Jersey STAT saves physicians valuable time by screening and summarizing news from ... Read More.
Insurer contracts are often filled with clauses and phrases that may not be easily understood and can wind up costing physicians money. Following are a dozen “danger areas” to watch for before you sign on the dotted line of a payer agreement:
Implied Acceptance of Notification- Physicians are typically supposed to receive 90 days written ... Read More.
In answer to the increased importance of patient satisfaction and practice productivity, Conventus now offers member practices free lunch-hour training sessions for administrative & clinical personnel.
The Affordable Care Act puts immense pressure on private medical practices to meet a flurry of new EHR reporting requirements, adapt to ICD c ... Read More.