Quality Reporting: Are We There Yet?

Quality reporting to CMS has evolved through 3 quality reporting programs: PQRS, MU and CQMs, and physician VBP. We look at all 3, particularly their impact on nephrologists.

The Government Goes Hi-Tech

Today, ONC is making it easy for us to view data on the impact of health IT dollars with the Health IT Dashboard.

Hardship Exceptions: Madness in March?

On March 11, CMS issued further guidance regarding the Meaningful Use Hardship Exceptions, which clarifies timing but leaves us with additional questions.