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PCMH Payoff in NC

Holy smokes. The Governor of NC just issued quite a press release: “Care management saved N.C. Medicaid nearly $1 billion over four years, according to a new analysis by a national health care consulting firm.”  You can read the rest here. Given that there isn’t anywhere close to full PCMH coverage in the NC Medicaid program, …

Swine Flu Coding and Other Interesting News

Buried, which seems to be my status since August.  Some interesting items:  An official study indicating that the use of an EHR can improve primary care and supports the Medical Home model.  This is something our clients have known for 25 years.  Again, the MGMA tells us that “Medical practice revenues fall.”  At first, I …

Quick Users’ Conference Update

The blog is going to be thin this week because I’m dawn to dusk at the Users’ Conference. Today is our official Practice Management Conference and I still have to get my “keynote” speech together within the hour! Time to get out of my bathrobe. It has been a pleasure seeing all the familiar faces, …