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Thomas Grove

Thomas Grove
Tom is Principal at Phoenix Health Systems, a division of Medsphere Systems. As a healthcare IT management executive with over 20 years experience, Tom has extensive expertise in healthcare management consulting, process improvement, and IT strategies. Tom provides IT project leadership of systems implementation and compliance-related projects such as ICD-10, Meaningful Use and HIPAA.

Easy-to-Read Summary of the 2016 Proposed MU Modifications

Here is a readable and worthwhile summary for those of you who don't want to burn the midnight oil to review the July 2016 764-page MU modifications document.
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NPI May Be Essential, But Are We Ready?

The national patient identifier isn’t a solution to all interoperability problems, but it is a necessary element of any real solution.