Healthmonix Advisor

Christie Hicks

Recent Posts

Three Reasons MACRA and MIPS Are Here To Stay

Posted by Christie Hicks on June 13, 2019

Look, we understand, we really do. MACRA is frustrating for doctors who want to spend more time talking to patients than checking boxes, and it’s often hard to recognize what, if anything, its requirements are actually doing to move practices toward value-based care. So of course it’s tempting to believe all those rumors (you know, the ones that have been flying around since the law was passed in 2015) about how MACRA and MIPS are on their way out, how CMS will be repealing the law any minute, how maybe it is an option to cover your ears and whistle until it goes away.

But we’ve been paying close attention to the shifting landscape of CMS policy since we released MIPSPRO in 2009, and in our expert opinion, the law isn’t going anywhere any time soon. Here are three reasons why.


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Topics: MACRA & MIPS, Industry insights

Net Health Partners with Healthmonix to Provide Streamlined MIPS Reporting for Wound Care Providers

Posted by Christie Hicks on October 11, 2018

Net Health, the leader in software solutions for specialized outpatient care, has partnered with Healthmonix to provide streamlined Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) reporting for its WoundExpert customers.  The companies will collaborate to simplify the reporting process, improve patient health outcomes and maximize revenue. 

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Topics: Healthmonix

9 Tips for Getting the Most out of Your Next Conference

Posted by Christie Hicks on September 20, 2018

Conferences are a reality of business life.  Whether this is your first conference or your 10th, it's easy to be overwhelmed by the exciting blend of travel, free meals, sessions, contacts, conversations, and business cards.  Truth be told, conferences are a great way to learn from experts in your field and an essential networking opportunity (yes, even for introverts!). As we prepare for the upcoming MGMA Conference, we want to share some tips and tricks for new and experienced conference attendees. From the pre- conference planning to the post- conference follow up, we're here to provide you with 10 tips and tricks to get the most out of your next conference.

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Topics: PRO Tips, Industry insights