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MSSNY 2014 House of Delegates Highlights.
"Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 Passes - ICD-10 Implementation Delayed" from Kern Augustine Conroy & Schoppmann, P.C.
March 31, 2014 - The Senate passed HR 4302, which includes the ICD-10 one-year delay. President Obama is expected to sign the legislation into law. Click here for an AMA section-by-section summary of HR 4302.
The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) recently learned of an email phishing scam currently circulating in which taxpayers are receiving emails purporting to be from TAS and bearing the TAS logo. The email contains a link to a fraudulent website that solicits personal information. Click here for more information.
Alert: Electronic medication history data may contain errors. Surescripts has determined that one data source for its “Medication History Acute” and “Medication History Ambulatory” services may contain inaccurate information that could jeopardize patient safety.
CMS eHealth University, a resource to help providers understand, implement, and successfully participate in ICD-10 and other CMS eHealth programs, features a full curriculum of materials and information, all in one location. The education modules are organized by level, from beginner to advanced, and simplify complex information in a variety of formats.
Anthony L. Jordan Health Clinic offers a Hepatitis C treatment program. Download: Anthony L. Jordan Hepatitis C Clinic Referral Form
CDC Telebriefing: Update on Flu Activity and Vaccine Effectiveness Estimates. Click here to read transcript.
DME Administrative Contractors has published a letter concerning the detection of DME scams in physician’s offices.
How do the FCC’s robocall rules apply to your practice? Click here for information.
Courses / Conferences / Workshops
Mindful Practice: Enhancing Quality of Care, Quality of Caring, and Resilience will be held on May 7-10, 2014. This event is hosted by The Center for Experiential Learning, University of Rochester Medical Center. Click here for more information.
Rochester skyline image © Sheridan Vincent.