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We are very pleased to announce the winner of the draw for an iPad in the AAAAI AmericanEHR Partners EHR satisfaction survey. The winner is Laura Moore, MD, FAAP, FAAAAI, FACAAI. Dr. Moore is Board Certified in Paediatrics and Allergy and Immunology and has worked as a physician at the Billings Clinic in Billings, Montana…

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We are very pleased to announce the winner of the draw for an iPad in the IDSA AmericanEHR Partners EHR satisfaction survey. The winner is Dr. Angela Myers, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program Director, Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics, University of Missouri-Kansas City. AmericanEHR Partners conducts regular EHR Satisfaction Surveys…

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Today is the day… CMS launched the EHR Incentive Program Registration & Attestation System as announced.

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Farzad Mostashari, MD has been named by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as the new National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. The appointment takes effect April 8, according to an HHS announcement. Dr Mostashari joined the Office of the National Coordinator in 2009 as the deputy national coordinator for programs and policy. Prior to that, he…

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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Open Door Forum 2011 Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Programs Date & Time: Tuesday March 22, 2011 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm ET Conference Call Only Dial: 1-800-837-1935 Conference ID: 51772165 Note: Capacity is limited so dial in early. You may begin dialing in as…

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At AmericanEHR Partners, we strive to collect current, comprehensive and accurate data on the ambulatory EHR market. We would like to share some of the site statistics for data collected over the past 9 months. Over 1,500 verified physicians have submitted EHR product satisfaction ratings 550 EHR satisfaction ratings have been submitted since November 2010…

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Today, at an event in Washington, DC, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) highlighted the rate of EHR adoption in both ambulatory offices and hospitals. Dr. Blumenthal posted a new video to the ONC website today during which he states that the “tide is turning” and that healthcare providers are…

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New EHR rating data is now available on AmericanEHR Partners. Through surveys conducted in December in conjunction with the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) and the American Osteopathic Association of Medical Informatics (AOAMI), over 400 new product ratings have been added. Additional surveys are being conducted in January 2011 in conjunction with…

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AmericanEHR has been working closely with a number of professional societies to collect more comprehensive real-time EHR product satisfaction ratings. Working in conjunction with the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) and the American Osteopathic Association of Medical Informatics and American Osteopathic Association (AOAMI/AOA) we are currently in the process of surveying large…

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Many eligible physicians may not be aware that in order to apply for incentive payments, they must be enrolled in PECOS, the Medicare Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System. Separate enrollment processes exist for individual practitioners vs. provider/supplier organizations. A similar process will apply for those applying under Medicaid; however, states may add additional steps….

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We are very pleased to announce the AmericanEHR Partners Clinical Advisory Group for 2010/2011. Clinical Advisory Group Members: Peter Basch, MD, FACP, Medical Director, Ambulatory EHR and Health IT Policy, MedStar Health. Dr. Basch is a Senior Fellow with the Center for American Progress, practices general internal medicine in Washington, DC and is an early…

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