Video of the Week: Jay N. Yepuri, MD, MS, on Documentation Options for Any EMR

Explore the ACG Education Universe with Weekly Picks by Co-Editors The ACG Education Universe is a robust online educational library featuring video presentations from ACG’s national and regional meetings. To help guide you through the wealth ...

Ralph McKibbin, MD, FACG on Opportunities in Outsourcing

Opportunities in Outsourcing by Dr. Ralph McKibbin Each year most of us perform an annual strategic plan review. A SWOT analysis is performed where we evaluate the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to our operations. Unfortunately, ...

Thank you, ACG Governors: Medicare Payment Package for Hospitals Includes Meaningful Use Help for ASCs

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs In April, over 45 ACG Governors met with over 250 members of Congress as part of the 2016 ACG Board of Governors’ Washington D.C. Fly-in.  ACG Governors urged Congress to pass the ...

Meaningful Use in 2016: Practice Management Conundrum?

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs “Advancing Care Information” requirements will replace Meaningful Use beginning in 2017.  What’s more, Congress passed legislation last year that allows ACG members to apply for ...

Why I’ve Embraced the EHR

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG I’ve recently blogged about how the times are changing and the challenges of moving from a clinician-centric approach to care to a team approach to care. (See “Team Medicine” April 21, 2015 ACG blog post) I’ve ...