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2017 ICD-10 Update
Posted: July 6, 2017

On October 1st, there will be another update to the ICD-10 code set and although the changes are far fewer ...  read more


2016 ICD-10 Update
Posted: August 19, 2016

On October 1, 2016, a large number of new ICD-10 codes will go into effect allowing a greater degree of ...  read more


A Loss of a Friend to RevolutionEHR
Posted: June 7, 2016

On June 6th 2016, the world lost one of its most incredibly thoughtful, committed optometrists, Dr. Victor Connors. Those who ...  read more


Are you required to participate in a registry for the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System?
Posted: May 17, 2016

Hello RevolutionEHR users!

With a growing team of ODs to help educate and inform you, I am pleased to send you ...  read more


What About Your Preparations for ICD-10?
Posted: August 21, 2013

What About Your Preparations for ICD-10?
Charles B. Brownlow, OD, FAAO
brownlowod@aol.com
 

October 1, 2014 is the date that ICD-10 will replace ICD-9 ...  read more


Interoperability Big Barrier for EHRs, Docs Say
Posted: October 3, 2012
As seen in MedPage Today

WASHINGTON -- The vast majority of clinicians believe electronic health records (EHRs) improve the quality of care, but nearly as ...  read more


CMS Approves Medicare RAC to Review E&M Claims
Posted: September 21, 2012
As seen in AOA First Look, Sept. 14, 2012

For the first time, a Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) has been approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...  read more


Fear of EHRs being wrong leads doctors to code E&M services manually
Posted: July 9, 2012
American Medical News

Despite the fact that most electronic health record systems can assist physicians in assigning codes for evaluation and management services, ...  read more


Medicare audits may motivate doctors to revisit patient record protocols
Posted: July 1, 2012
Primary Care Optometry News

In this article from Primary Care Optometry News, Dr. Charles Brownlow urges practices to take action now to be sure ...  read more


Liability Claims Drop with EHRs
Posted: June 25, 2012
MedPage Today

Switching over to electronic health records (EHRs) appears to dramatically cut malpractice suits, according to a small study of insurance ...  read more


Why Don't More Hospitals Use Electronic Health Records?
Posted: June 21, 2012
BloombergBusinessweek

When the patient arrived, he started twitching uncontrollably. The elderly gentleman had been brought by worried family members to see ...  read more


ONC Releases Privacy Guide
Posted: May 15, 2012

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:  On May 11, 2012, the online news feed Modern Healthcare posted this story.  Let me emphasize that I ...  read more


Tips to Increase Your Email Marketing Effectiveness
Posted: April 10, 2012
Contributed by our partner, Demandforce

As an optometrist, you are one small fish in a big pond of businesses that have caught on to the ...  read more


PHRs in Health Care - Are You Ready?
Posted: March 16, 2012

The acronym PHR might mean something to a health care provider, depending on the historical experiences that he or she ...  read more


EHR in the Cloud - Today's Reality
Posted: March 16, 2012

RevolutionEHR stands as the leading cloud-based EHR in the eye care industry.  From it's inception, our product was developed as ...  read more


5010 Rule Compliance - We've Got You Covered
Posted: February 12, 2012

The 5010 rule is a new set of standards that HIPAA requires for electronic claims submissions as of January 1, ...  read more


Surescripts: The e-Prescribing Superhighway
Posted: December 7, 2011

Paperless medication management, or e-prescribing, is the most mature and advanced EHR technology infrastructure in the US. This sophisticated system ...  read more


The Cloud - There is Nothing New Under the Sun
Posted: November 6, 2011

It seems that everyone is starting to talk about "the cloud".  We've been in the cloud since we launched RevolutionEHR ...  read more




  


  


  


  

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