Dr. Bill Martin Jr. has been using NueMD in his practice for nearly a decade. Efficiency and ease of use are just a few of the reasons that Dr. Martin has stuck with NueMD for so long. Both he and his staff have found it invaluable to their practice. Watch our latest video to see other reasons why Dr. Martin loves NueMD! Dr. Martin Loves NueMD
To better serve both our clients and the healthcare industry as a whole, we have dedicated a section of our website to providing relevant news and information as it relates to healthcare technology, medical billing, student health as well as government policy and regulation. This section of the website is continually updated with new, relevant information for any and all healthcare professionals. The articles are easily shareable with the addition of social sharing buttons and also include comment sections for readers to provide feedback and initiate conversations on topics they are interested in. Our goal is to provide a go-to resource for those seeking information about healthcare technology and other similar topics. Check out the Industry News section here. We [cont...]
Special thanks to Kim Dunn, office coordinator at Women’s Wellness in Marietta, GA, for taking time out of her busy day to tell us about how NueMD has helped her become more efficient in her everyday tasks. Watch the video to see what Kim had to say. We are flattered and delighted by Kimar Dunn's enthusiasm for NueMD. As the office coordinator at Women's Wellness, an OBGYN located in Marietta, GA, she loves the workflow benefits the software provides. The patient module lets her multitask, the claims module allows her to process claims quickly and the accessible reports help improve her practice's revenue stream. We love you too, Kim!
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that approximately 5 percent of participants in the meaningful use program will be audited before or after receiving their incentive payments. Modern Healthcare reports that the CMS has hired a contractor to conduct “desk audits” to remotely review information from EHR software. There may also be a few live audits held within medical practices. Data security is a primary focus for future audits. Robert Anthony, deputy director of the HIT Initiatives Group at CMS, believes that healthcare providers can improve their security protocols to ensure that pertinent information isn’t accessible to anyone other than authorized personnel. However, Anthony stated that medical offices can’t simply copy protection plans – they must [cont...]
Through the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology (ONC) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal government has been encouraging healthcare providers to adopt EHR systems and adhere to the standards of meaningful use. The primary goals are to improve services for patients and reduce costs for medical treatments. To that end, both offices recently released a progress report on the current state of their various programs and initiatives. In the report, the offices described participation as “robust.” Approximately 388,000, or 73 percent, of healthcare providers in the U.S. are registered for the incentive plans offered through Medicare and Medicaid. By March 2013, 233,000 of these medical professionals had received at least one incentive payment [cont...]
In this tip, Natasha shows you how to easily setup or change your login credentials so you can avoid those pesky security credential login issues. Video Transcript: Hi, my name is Natasha. Today I’m going to show you how to avoid security credential login issues. From the home screen, click “Practice Setup” – “System Administration” Click the “Groups” tab Under your group code, choose your group. Under “Location”, choose your location. Under “Modules”, click “Login” Under “Functions”, click “Access”. Then, click “Save”. Thanks for watching!
Nothing makes us happier than seeing a client get excited about using NueMD! Watch this short client testimonial video to see why Lynn Day, Office Manager from Mt. Vernon Family Medicine, loves using NueMD to manage her practice. Video Transcript: I’m not kidding when I say I love this software. I’ve talked this software up quite a bit because it is. To access the information remotely is so easy. If a patient needs me in the middle of the night, I can get up and go to my home computer and still access the software. It looks the same as it does on my desktop here. It was very quick to learn how to use the software. Very [cont...]
In this week’s tip, Robert shows you how to save more time in your daily A/R routine by easily posting patient payments to multiple tickets from the same statement. Video Transcript: Hi my name is Robert Today I’m going to show you an easy way to post patient payments to multiple tickets that are from the same statement. From home screen, go into Statements module. Change the process from Overdue and New to All Access the patient account or responsible party account Click Refresh That will pull up all tickets on the given statement To post to the individual tickets from the statement screen, just simply choose one of the tickets, click on the line, then click on [cont...]
In my last post, I talked about Revenue Cycle Management best practices and how their implementation can make a significant impact on your practice’s financial well-being. In this post, we start at the beginning, in an area often overlooked in the revenue cycle: the front office. RCM starts as soon as the patient walks in the door. Every patient goes through the same check in, and there are many mistakes and omissions that can be made which can affect the revenue cycle. MGMA estimates that the average practice loses approximately 30 percent of their potential revenue due to not collecting patient payments up front, along with re-filing costs, statements and time spent to manage AR. Now that we know, how [cont...]
Welcome back to our NueMD Tips & Tricks series. This week Tameka shows you how to quickly locate and batch the ERA. Batching the ERA can save you time because it keeps you from having to manually enter payments into each individual ticket. Enjoy this time saving tip and remember to email your questions to email@example.com so we can showcase your answer in our next blog post! Video Transcript: Hi. I’m Tameka and today I’m going to show you how to locate and batch the ERA. First we’ll start with locating the ERA. Go to Home > Batch Payment. Click ERA icon at the top of the screen. Ensure that the Batch Status says ‘No Batch’. Click Refresh [cont...]