Medicare: Changing the Way You Use Modifier 59

For those of you who use Modifier 59 when submitting claims to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the way in which it is used will be changing for dates of service on and after July 1, 2019. This is particularly important in cases where two seemin

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MIPS in 2019 for Physical Therapists: All About the MIPS Quality Category & Quality Measures — Part 2

Welcome back Practice Perfect EMR users!  Today Patient360 dives into the MIPS Quality Category for Therapists – worth a whopping 85% of the PTs total MIPS score in 2019.   MIPS Category Promoting Interoperability (PI) has been excluded for PTs in

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Ransomware: A Real Threat

Ransomware attacks are making headlines more and more. Ransomware will attack a business every 14 seconds by the end of 2019. Ransomware is popular with cybercriminals because it works! It is now a billion-dollar industry and growing.   1) By clicking on

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EMR vs. EHR vs. PHR – What’s the Difference?

Man on computer with medical equipment near him
Healthcare has come a long way over the years. The many advancements over time have not only improved treatment, but have also improved the accuracy and efficiency of medical softwares. With the introduction of patient data software, it is easier than ever to

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