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Avoid a 2% Penalty for Not Using eRx

Medicare E-Prescription Payment Adjustment 2013-2014

To avoid a 2% penalty on all Medicare Part B claims in 2014, physicians must by June 30, 2013, report e-prescribing activity using measure code G8553 with at least 10 fee-for-service claims between January 1 and June 30, 2013. This is true even for physicians who are already reporting through an electronic health record (EHR) system. Read more

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Avoid the e-Prescribing Penalty for 2013

Medicare E-Prescription Payment Adjustment 2013-2014

The deadline for Medicare e-Prescription (eRx) is June 30th, 2012. As a Medicare provider, you may be subject to 1.5% Medicare penalty if you do not send 10 electronic prescriptions and report 10 corresponding G-codes. Physicians who are subject to a penalty are also required to adjust co-insurance or co-pay amounts. Medicare e-Rx Incentive Program is Read more

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