HIS January Ortho eNewsletter


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At HIS, we are uniquely dedicated to helping physician practices, like yours, grow faster and create measurable value for you and your partners. That said, we hope that our monthly eNewsletters will arm you with some of the business tools you need to be successful. In this issue of Inside HIS, we:

Demonstrate how one of the busiest orthopedic practices in the country realized immediate efficiencies and ROI, through SRS EHR
Equip you with tools you'll need for the transition to ICD-10
Share 10 Tips for a Prosperous Merger Between Orthopedic Groups
Discuss how to save money for your medical practice

To learn more about these solutions or any of HIS's services call us today at 1-855-RING-HIS.

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HIS January Ortho eNewsletter

  1. 1. JANUARY 2012 Inside IN THIS ISSUE 1.1 COMPLIMENTARY RESOURCE: AN EHR CASE STUDY 1.2 Complimentary Resource: HOW TO PREPARE FOR ICD-10: ICD-10 CODING An EHR Case Study KIT Busy orthopedic group realizes immediate efficiencies and ROI with SRS EHR. 2.3 An EHR implementation is http:// 10 TIPS FOR A PROSPEROUS MERGER an exciting step forward into blog.healthinfoservice.com/how- BETWEEN ORTHOPEDIC the future of the healthcare GROUPS industry. That being said, to-respond-to-the-challenging- physicians are wary of some demands-of-medical-billing/ 2.4 of the pitfalls, which at times HOW TO SAVE MONEY FOR YOUR MEDICAL includes being cumbersome, PRACTICE difficult to navigate, and have been accused of depersonalizing the doctor/patient relationship. Enter SRS EHR. Click here to read our full case study. How to Prepare for ICD-10: ICD-10 Coding Kit http:// Preparation is the key to blog.healthinfoservice.com successful transition from the /blog/bid/94224/coding- ICD-9 codes to the ICD-10 mandated implementation corner-cpt-coding- scheduled to commence on changes-2012 October 1st, 2013.   F I R T Y Setting realistic, meaningful goals for 2012 will ease the (855) RING-HIS stress of learning the new 350 S. Northwest Highway system by providing a soft launch of the new coding procedures. Suite 200 Access our complimentary ICD-10 Coding Kit by clicking here. Park Ridge, IL 60068 www.healthinfoservice.comHEALTHCARE INFORMATION SERVICES, L.L.C www.healthinfoservice.com
  2. 2. JANUARY 2012 10 Tips for a Prosperous Merger Between Orthopedic Groups Todays healthcare news is ripe with medical service http://consolidation. With the changes to healthcare legislation, blog.healthinfoservice.com/more small orthopedic practices are choosing whether tobecome employed by hospitals or merge with neighboring blog/bid/106406/3-Steps-to-practices to form bigger groups. Improving-Your-Revenue- "There is so much fear and uncertainty right now Cyclerelated to healthcare reform," says Dave Wold, CEO ofHealth Information Services, who played a critical role ineight successful mergers to grow Illinois Bone & JointInstitute. Click here to read the full Becker’s Orthopedic and Spine article. How to Save Money For Your Medical PracticeAccording to the most recent data released from PricewaterhouseCoopers HealthResearch Institute, approximately one half of the $2.2 trillion dollars spentannually on healthcare, roughly $1.2 trillion dollars, is wasted.The participants in the study were doctors, nurses, hospital groups, and patientadvocacy groups; with 16 areas in the industry analyzed for waste.Click here to read the full post. Have Questions? We’re happy to help. Healthcare Information Services (HIS) (855) RING-HIS 350 S. Northwest Highway, Suite 200 Park Ridge, IL 60068 www.healthinfoservice.com F I R T YHEALTHCARE INFORMATION SERVICES, L.L.C www.healthinfoservice.com