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EHR Newsletter | August 2015

MediTouch EHR Newsletter

From the Blog

Learn more about the ICD-10 Grace Period Granted by CMS   Read More

Read our CEO, Seth Flam's comments on the Meaningful Use Stage 3 proposed rule. Read More


HealthFusion in the News

Patient Privacy in the Age of the Patient Portal – Updates in Pediatrics

AAFP taps HealthFusion's cloud EHR – Healthcare IT News


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Three Free Webinars —

Are you Ready for ICD-10? 3 Free Webinars to Get Your Practice Into Gear 

Tuesday September 8 | Monday September 14 | Friday September 18 | Monday September 21, 2015 

1:00 PM Eastern / 12:00 PM Central / 10:00 AM Pacific

The ICD-10 countdown is upon us. Join us throughout September as we host a series of three different webinars, led by our guest medical coding and compliance expert. We'd like to help you and your staff prepare for implementation on October 1. Register Now »

  • Learn the substantial differences between ICD-9 and ICD-10 code sets
  • Strategize how to manage and avoid claim denials 
  • Review all the tasks you'll need to complete by deadline
  • And much more

ICD-10 Boot Camp Free Webinar Series


Medicare ICD-10 Coding Flexibility - How It Works  

icd-10-featuredCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services has granted a yearlong grace period for claims that aren't "perfectly coded." What does an acceptable ICD-10 code look like under this flexibility rule? Here we break down the specificity of the new set of codes, what is meant by the "same family of codes" and the anatomy of an ICD-10 code.

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Medical Record Access: Patient Portal Privacy  

CARHC_Webinar_Image--Woman_croppedA sophisticated patient portal provides the granularity a physician needs to selectively share the appropriate amount of information and clinical findings with a patient and his or her family. We presume that the latest controversy and resistance targeted at the use of patient portals as a means to share records may be related to poor or rudimentary technology solutions. Let's delve into the privacy features that help providers meet this ethical challenge. 

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AAFP and HealthFusion Partner to Deliver EHR Benefits to 120,900 Family Physician Members 

aafpThe American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and HealthFusion have entered into an agreement to offer AAFP members the MediTouch EHR system. The MediTouch team has worked closely with family physicians to engineer a family practice EHR system that anticipates their pattern practices and offers a flexible framework for custom, easy charting. 

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