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New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC)

New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC)

5 Dec 2012
5, Dec Dec, 2012

EMR Meaningful Use:

Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, eligible health care professionals and hospitals can qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments when they adopt certified EHR technology and use it to achieve specified objectives. Eligible professionals and hospitals may qualify for incentive payments for the adoption, implementation, upgrade or demonstration of meaningful use of certified electronic health record technology. To qualify for incentive payments, standards of meaningful use requirements must be met either by Medicare or Medicaid EHR incentive programs.

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NJ Med-Mal Discounts: Orthopaedic Surgeons of New Jersey (OSNJ) & OSPA (Orthopaedic Surgeons Purchasing Alliance)

28 Nov 2012
28, Nov Nov, 2012

The Orthopaedic Surgeons of New Jersey (OSNJ), through the OSNJ Medical Liability Insurance Purchasing Alliance, has arranged for discounts on medical liability insurance purchased through MDAdvantage of New Jersey. These med-mal discounts are 12 ½ % for General Orthopaedists and 7 ½ % for Orthopaedists who do Spine.

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NY Medical Malpractice Insurance: ‘Claims-free’ Discount

26 Nov 2012
26, Nov Nov, 2012

NY Physicians who have excellent malpractice claims experience can now qualify for additional discounts on Their Malpractice Insurance Premiums. The NY State Insurance Department approved a new Claims-free discount of 7.5% for qualifying physicians, effective July 1, 2011.

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NY Medical Malpractice Insurance: New-to-practice Discounts

21 Nov 2012
21, Nov Nov, 2012

Physicians and Surgeons who enter private practice (either solo or joining a group practice) immediately after completion of their training can qualify for New Doctor discounts on Their Medical Malpractice Insurance. In some cases, physicians who immediately after their training became hospital employees, but are now starting their private practice (solo or joining a group), may also qualify for the New Doctor discount.

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NY Medical Malpractice Insurance: Part-time Discounts

19 Nov 2012
19, Nov Nov, 2012

NY physicians and surgeons who work limited hours can qualify for part-time discounts on their malpractice insurance premiums. These discounts apply to physicians & surgeons who limit their medical practice to 20 hours or less per week. However, Some Risk Retention Groups may offer higher discounts for part-time practitioners who limit their practice to less than 10 hours per week.

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New York Medical Malpractice Insurance: Voluntary Attending Physician (VAP) Program

5 Nov 2012
5, Nov Nov, 2012

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) & Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC) offer VAP programs & discounts to their physicians. VAP discounts are available to physicians who have privileges at hospitals that are insured by one of the above two insurance carriers. Read More

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) Risk Management Programs & Discounts

24 Oct 2012
24, Oct Oct, 2012

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York to sponsor CMEs for physicians. Physicians who participate in PRI’s risk management programs are awarded CME credits upon successful completion of the program.

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NJ OB/GYNs: Risk Management Programs to Lower Med-Mal Premiums

26 Sep 2012
26, Sep Sep, 2012

MDAdvantage is offering risk management opportunities to help lower OB/GYN med-mal premiums by 15%. Below are further details on these med-mal discounts: Advanced Practice Strategies (APS) Fetal Monitoring Course: 5% Discount MDAdvantage will pay the cost for its insured OB/GYNs who successfully complete the course, which will qualify them for a 5% policy premium discount. […]

Physicians Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) Program for NY Pediatricians

19 Sep 2012
19, Sep Sep, 2012

Pediatricians practicing in NY would benefit from comparing their current medical malpractice insurance coverage and premiums with that offered by PRI. PRI is one of the leading medical malpractice carriers in NY, insuring over 12,500 physicians and many prestigious health care facilities.

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