This interface with the American Academy of Dermatology is a new technology that will bring unique value to our thousands of Dermatology clients...
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) December 07, 2011
NexTech, the leader in Dermatology specific EMR (Electronic Medical Records), Practice Management and Marketing software, announces that they have partnered with the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) to integrate the Academy’s Quality Reporting System within NexTech EMR. NexTech Dermatologists will be able to collect data in their NexTech EMR and automatically populate the AAD Physician Quality Reporting System program for Melanoma measures in 2011.
Providers are eligible to earn a 1% incentive bonus, of total allowed Part B charges to CMS for the chosen reporting period by participating in the Physician Quality Reporting System and reporting all three measures:
1. Measure #137 – Melanoma: Continuity of Care – Recall System
2. Measure #138 – Melanoma: Coordination of Care
3. Measure #224 – Melanoma: Over Utilization of Imaging Studies in Stage 0-1A Melanoma
“This interface with the American Academy of Dermatology is a new technology that will bring unique value to our thousands of Dermatology clients, and will simultaneously facilitate industry metrics and standards surrounding melanoma reporting. Thereby creating an environment for better patient care through technology.” - said Christina M. Majeed, NexTech Vice President of Business Development, New Products, & Technologies, and CCHIT Dermatology Work Group Co-Chair.
A dermatologist wishing to take advantage of this opportunity still needs to purchase the AAD Quality Reporting System at http://www.aad.org/qrs. For a demonstration of NexTech’s Dermatology EMR and its integration with AAD Quality Reporting System click here.
NexTech offers fully integrated Electronic Medical Records (EMR/EHR), Practice Management and Marketing software designed specifically for Dermatologists.
A powerful and complete software solution, NexTech Practice 2011 is fully integrated EMR, Practice Management, and Marketing software designed specifically for Dermatology. With a client base of over 3,500 surgeons and physicians and 30,000 in staff worldwide, NexTech Practice 2011 is comprehensive, completely modular, and CCHIT 2011® certified. Main modules and features include Electronic Medical Records, Scheduling, Financial Accounting, E-Prescribing, E-Billing, Marketing, Inventory, Surgery Center Management, Contact Management, Lab Integration, Patient/Prospect Tracking, Procedure & Surgery Quotes, Patient Education Forms, Consent Forms, Microsoft Word Mass Merge, Reporting, Website Integration, Photo Archiving, and Links to PDAs and Smart Phones.
NexTech is dedicated to advancing Dermatology specific EMR and continues to ensure that it meets the highest standards and keeps certifications current. NexTech Practice 2011 v 9.5 was the first Dermatology EMR to receive the CCHIT® 2011 Ambulatory EHR with an additional certification for Dermatology and was among the first to receive ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification for Meaningful Use.
*NexTech Practice v 9.7 - Certification number CC-1112-998990-2 - Learn more