Delay for MU Stage 3?

Will there be a delay for Meaningful Use 3? There is already some talk going around the healthcare community.  Could there possibly be a delay for MU stage 3?  According to Fierceemr.com, this is a real possibility.  According to the … Read More

Do you like your EMR?

Do you like your EMR? By now, most of you are used to your EMR’s.  I talk to practice managers, billers, coders and medical assistants on a daily basis.  I never once heard “I love my EMR”, but I have … Read More

Here comes Windows 10

Just when you have gotten used to Windows 8.1, here comes Windows 10. (BTW, did I miss Windows 9?). Microsoft is calling this the BEST Windows ever. Those are some mighty big words! This upgrade is actually free, and per … Read More

Updating your HIPAA policy and procedure manual

How often are you updating your HIPAA policy and procedure manual? I am starting to ask my clients this question.  “How are you updating your HIPAA policy and procedure manual?”  The reason for this, is that the policy and procedure … Read More

Assess your network and IT infrastructure

It’s time to assess your network and IT infrastructure.  Not just because it is required for meaningful use, but because it is best practice.  Ideally, this should be done once per year, and the reports submitted to the Operations Manager … Read More

Tips for purchasing a new PC

Every once in a while, I like to get back to basics.  Today I want to talk about a few tips for purchasing a new PC.   Purchasing a new PC can become very stressful to someone who does not … Read More

Healthcare Buzzwords

Are you familiar with all of the healthcare buzzwords?  Every time I turn around, new ones are happening.  I’m not just talking about acronyms, I’m talking about buzz words.  Let me give you a quick run down on some of … Read More

TIER3MD attending XChange 2015

Sheryl Cherico, the CEO of Tier3MD will attend the 2015 XChange event in Washington, DC August 8-12, 2015.  With Tier3MD attending XChange 2015, it will give us a chance to work with other solution providers and leaders in the industry. … Read More

UCLA Data Breach

Healthcare is a target You have probably heard by now about the UCLA data breach.  The four-hospital UCLA Health System on July 17th, 2015 notified a staggering 4.5 million of its patients that their protected health information and Social Security numbers were … Read More

How to update your Antivirus

It may sound trivial to some, but how to update your antivirus is a very important part of keeping your computer running smoothly. Let me give you a little background on how your antivirus works. Once you install your antivirus, … Read More