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PCC wants to assure all our practices that any client system vulnerabilities associated with the newly discovered Shellshock computer bug should be resolved today.
We're thrilled to report that PCC has earned 2011 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Prevalidation from The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Four PCC practices in North Carolina now have free, on-the-spot access to the benefit information of their Medicaid patients, thanks to PCC's participation in the state's enhanced eligibility and claim status program.
As a PCC practice, you can be confident that your EHR will be ICD-10-ready on Oct. 1. How far along your payers, clearinghouses and other third party vendors are in preparing for the new code set is another story, but one we also need to stay on top of.
We've received several questions regarding the Business Associate Agreements practices must have to comply with changes under HIPAA's Privacy and Security rules.