ACG Members: Utilize ACG’s Practice Management Tools

It is ACG’s mission to assist you with your private practice needs.  We host a wealth of practice management materials for members on our website and the ACG Universe, including: –2016 Medicare reimbursement rates and RVUs for GI services -Guidance ...

Three Important Meaningful Use Dates: What You Need to Know

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs Did you receive a letter from CMS indicating that your 2016 Medicare payments will be cut due to failing to participant in Meaningful Use back in 2014? The deadline to appeal this determination ...

CMS: “Meaningful Use Changes Forthcoming”

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG National Affairs As many of you know, last week CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt was quoted in the press stating that “in 2016, MU as it has existed– with MACRA — will now be effectively over ...

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 ...