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This week's Medical Office news updates
- CMS Version 5010 Test Education Week: During the week of April 4-8, 2011, CMS is sponsoring a set of free webinars that will focus on testing for 5010. The Version 5010 transaction set will change on January 1, 2010. Are you ready? For more information and to register for these webinars go to the Get Ready 5010 website.
- Medicare Shared Savings Program Announcement: CMS proposed new rules under the Affordable Care Act to help health care providers better coordinate care for Medicare patients through Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) by providing incentives for those that meet certain standards of performance.
- Attestation for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program opens on April 18, 2011: During attestation, providers eligible to receive the EHR Incentive Payment can attest to successfully meeting the meaningful use requirements. Learn more about EHR.