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Windows 10 support for Medisoft v20 is now available. However, Windows 10 for Medisoft Clinical is not supported at this time. Intermittent Issue There is an intermittent issue with Medisoft v20 freezing on startup with some Windows 10 devices. If you experience this issue, please install the following hotfix to resolve it. Medisoft v20 Hotfix for…

eMDs, a leading provider of ambulatory electronic medical record (EMR), practice management (PM) software, revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions, and credentialing services, today announced that it has agreed to acquire several software technology assets from McKesson Business Performance Services (McKesson). The McKesson assets include McKesson Practice Choice™, Medisoft®, Medisoft® Clinical, Lytec®, Lytec® MD, and Practice…

It’s final. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and ONC have released final rules for the EHR Incentive Programs, which they say will ease reporting requirements for providers and allow for 90-day reporting periods. They also announced major news on Stage 3 of the program. The 2015 rule builds on 2011 and 2014 and…

New Code Set Benefits Should be Significant With providers scrambling to make final preparations for the looming ICD-10 code transition, most haven’t had a lot of time to focus on the long – term benefits the coding change will produce. But ICD-10 proponents believe the changeover’s improvements will be dramatic and ultimately lead to enhancements…

Microsoft® has announced that it will release Windows® 10 on July 29, 2015. Customers who use the following products should NOT upgrade to Windows 10 when it is released: Medisoft® Medisoft Clinical Lytec® Lytec MD Practice Partner® DO NOT use Windows 10 until Mckesson announces that the Medisoft, Medisoft Clinical, Lytec, Lytec MD and Practice…

In a blog published on January 29, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced plans for a new rule to modify requirements for meaningful use which responds to provider feedback regarding software implementation, information exchange readiness and other concerns. The rule will also propose changes to keep up with industry developments since the…

With less than nine months to go until implementation, uncertainty once again surrounds the ICD-10 program as opponents push for yet another delay in deploying the new code set. Congress last spring postponed the Oct. 1, 2014, activation date by one year. The original deadline to comply with the system to replace the current ICD-9…

UnitedHealth Group recently announced that it will increase value-based payments to hospitals and physicians to over $43 billion, a 20% increase.1 The UnitedHealth shift from fee-for-service to value-based payments that are tied to outcomes, quality of care and performance is seen as an indicator of changes to come for the health insurance industry. An executive…

With less than nine months to go until implementation, uncertainty once again surrounds the ICD-10 program as opponents push for yet another delay in deploying the new code set. Congress last spring postponed the Oct. 1, 2014, activation date by one year. The original deadline to comply with the system to replace the current ICD-9…

Small Medical Offices Take Lead in Growth of EHR Adoption, Reveals Exclusive Survey from SK&A Ongoing Study Shows Increasing Rates of EHR Adoption, Most Notably in Solo and Small Practices. IRVINE, CA – SK&A, A Cegedim Company, a leading provider of healthcare information solutions and research, released its annual “Physician Office Usage of Electronic Health…

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