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BLOG: The quest for artificial intelligence-driven EHR

July 19, 2017

Many physicians are frustrated by the requirement to document their quality of care through the new MACRA and MIPs quality of care rules from CMS. For most, it is frustration over just another unfunded mandate — a process that consumes time and energy to prove we are meeting standards that most of us have met forever.

Let’s explore this problem and some solutions that are on the horizon.

Novartis reports $2 billion quarterly income

July 20, 2017
Novartis reported a net income of $2 billion in the second quarter of 2017 compared with a net income of $1.8 billion in the second quarter of 2016. Net sales were…
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Eye care providers prescribe most brand-name medications

July 19, 2017
Eye care providers prescribe more brand-name drugs than other health care specialists, according to Medicare Part D data. In a retrospective cross-sectional study…

Johnson & Johnson reports second quarter earnings

July 19, 2017
Johnson & Johnson reported net earnings of $3.8 billion, or $1.40 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2017, compared with net earnings of $3.99 billion, or…
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Screening program finds diabetic retinopathy in 30% of subjects

July 19, 2017
Researchers found the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in diabetes type 2 patients to be 30% through the use of a telemedicine screening program. Theophanous and…
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Ocular Surface Diseases Disorders and Dysfunctions: Volume 1, Number 1

Maintenance of the health of the ocular surface is complex due to the number of potential challenges, including dry eye…
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BLOG: Use social media to increase your practice's visibility

July 14, 2017
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VIDEO: Use medical record as defense in audit

June 27, 2017
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