<img src="//bat.bing.com/action/0?ti=5203022&amp;Ver=2" height="0" width="0" style="display:none; visibility: hidden;">
   Contact Us  800.769.5288  |  CLIENT LOGIN
GroupOne Health Source Practice Management Blog

      

The GroupOne Health Source Blog

 Answers and Insights Every Healthcare Professional Needs.

 

Jessica Graham

Jessica is the Business Applications Manager at GroupOne Health Source. As the Business Applications Manager, Jessica builds and maintains the structure for internal processes that exist in GroupOne's Customer Relationship Management Software.

Email: jgraham@g1hs.com

Author's Posts

Top 7 Tax Tips for Physicians in the 2011 Tax Season

by Jessica Graham on February 28, 2011

The last Congress was actually very good at making new laws.  As the result, there are many tax law changes that have come into effect. I asked the tax specialist in my wealth management network to give me a list of tax law changes in 2010. As I went through the list, I identify these seven that are relevant to physicians and their practices.

Read More

Topics: eClinicalWorks, Medical Business

2010 Medical Net Collection Rate Exceeds 99.9%

by Jessica Graham on February 11, 2011

For medical practices that were with GroupOne for all of 2010, GroupOne’s overall net collection rate for 2010 exceeded 99.9%. Based on industry survey reports, the average net collection rate for all medical practices is slightly better than 96.3%. The rate for the better performing medical groups according to industry criteria is slightly more than 99.7%.

Read More

Topics: Revenue Cycle Management, eClinicalWorks, GroupOne

GroupOne Is Your Guide to the Stimulus

by Jessica Graham on July 20, 2010

GroupOne Health Source wants to announce that last week on July 13th; the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final rules for "Meaningful Use" of EHR technology under the HITECH Stimulus Program.  This program is part of the multibillion dollar American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The CMS announcement has cleared up the uncertainty surrounding the eligibility requirements for stimulus payments and GroupOne is ready to answer your questions.

Read More

Topics: eClinicalWorks, GroupOne

Hospital based physicians get new definition for HITECH incentives

by Jessica Graham on May 6, 2010

HR 4851, the Continuing Extension Act of 2010 was signed into law in April. It extends unemployment benefits, delays Medicare reimbursement cuts for physicians, and amends the definition of hospital-based eligible professionals for the HITECH incentives. It is apparent that the lobbying and commenting, especially from provider organizations, to the current CMS rules initiated the change of definition.

Read More

Topics: eClinicalWorks, GroupOne, Affordable Care Act

Cost of Medical Practice Billing Functions - Internal vs. Outsource

by Jessica Graham on November 24, 2008

By Keith Lage, CPA

Read More

Topics: Revenue Cycle Management, Practice Management

Will Your Patients Have a New Diagnosis on October 1st?

by Jessica Graham on September 5, 2008

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), have issued a record number of new diagnosis and procedure codes for the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9- CM) every year since 1986.

Read More

Topics: eClinicalWorks, Patient Portal