If your practice already meets the majority of current meaningful use requirements, Physician Services can help you prepare for the future stages – which have more challenging objectives.

Your clinical and financial performance depend on making technology work for the way you deliver patient care. Health Quality Innovators (HQI) has helped more than 3,000 providers use their EHRs as powerful tools for improving patient care and practice efficiency. Our services include:

Privacy and Security Risk Mitigation – Make sure that your patients, employees and business are in compliance. We identify vulnerabilities, recommend safeguards, and provide training on privacy, security and HIPAA compliance.

Meaningful Use Audit Preparation – Learn where you need to improve documentation and the best ways to retain vital information and evidence that may be required. We can even assist you in preparing an audit response.

Meaningful Use Stage 2 – Qualify for additional incentives. We pinpoint the gaps between your current state and the Stage 2 standards, create an action plan, help you stay on track and prepare you for attestation. Our professionals also can accelerate your progress with proven strategies for overcoming challenges like driving patient portal use and providing clinical visit summaries.

Custom Services – Get the most from your EHR system. Our specialized consulting focuses on leveraging the full functionality of your software to support clinical and business processes. HQI can assist you with workflow redesign, best practice gap analysis, system selection, EHR reporting, and related quality improvement activities.

EHR Optimization – Effective use of health IT is the first step to success in pay-for-performance programs and can be the cornerstone for building a Patient-Centered Medical Home. HQI tailors our specialized EHR consulting services to your needs.

Contingency Planning – Providers of all sizes are subject to HIPAA security standards, which includes having a contingency plan for responding to system emergencies. HQI can help you prepare how to protect your technology investment and limit interruption of patient care or access to patient records in the event of an emergency, which could include a power outage, fire, flood, technological failure, and environmental disasters.

Contact us for a complimentary initial consultation.