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Modernizing Medicine Showcases Orthopedic-specific Suite at the 2016 AAOS Annual Meeting

Ortho-specific EHR, Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management Systems Improve Patient Care and Support Value-based Purchasing

Boca Raton, Fla. – March 2, 2016 – Modernizing Medicine, Inc., the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant® (EMA™), a cloud-based, iPad native, specialty-specific electronic health record (EHR) system, will showcase the latest advancements within its orthopedic-specific solution suite at this year’s American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting.

Recognizing improved efficiencies and useful data are keys to successful physician practices, Modernizing Medicine created modmed Orthopedics™, an orthopedic-specific solutions suite encompassing data-centric products and services including:

  • modmed EMA™: iPad native modmed EMA was ranked #1 on Black Book Market Research Top EHR list in the orthopedic space in 2015. This mobile, cloud-based EHR system designed by practicing orthopedic surgeons automatically adapts to each provider’s unique style of practice. The collection of structured data facilitates the automated ICD-10 coding, Meaningful Use and PQRS reporting, while eliminating redundancies, automating traditionally manual tasks and improving data sharing and collaboration between providers.
  • modmed PM™: Built by Modernizing Medicine’s own practice management professionals, modmed PM streamlines the financial and operational flow of information. Integrated directly within modmed EMA, modmedPM is an all-in-one solution for improved patient and office flows for the front desk, patient billing, practice administrators and medical staff.
  • modmed RCM™: More than just a billing service, modmed RCM uses industry-leading technology, people and customized processes designed to help improve efficiency and increase practice revenue. modmed RCM manages the processes that impact a practice’s bottom line from first patient contact to paid account balances.

“The team at Modernizing Medicine is committed to providing our customers with a practice suite designed specifically for orthopedic surgeons’ unique needs. Our specialty-specific approach helps us to create office efficiencies and improve patient outcomes,” said Daniel Cane, CEO and co-founder of Modernizing Medicine. “We believe systems should help physicians during this shift to value-based purchasing and the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, or MIPS, that is increasingly gaining industry attention.”

“There is no question modmed EMA saves me time. I can see twenty new patients and be done one hour to an hour and a half earlier than in the past. If I consider my time saved, that equals to saving over $125,000 per year,” said Dr. Daniel T. Stein, MD, a practicing orthopedic surgeon at Coastline Orthopedic Associates. “The fact that there are orthopedic surgeons coding their experience into the program as opposed to technical engineers who have never been in an orthopedic office is invaluable. Not only is the intuitive interface convenient, I trust that the diagnoses and treatment options I use are in modmed EMA.”

Modernizing Medicine recently announced it has joined CommonWell Health Alliance as a Contributor member. CommonWell is a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to cross-vendor interoperability that assures provider access to health data regardless of where care occurs. As the nation’s leading developer of specialty-specific, data-driven and cloud-based EHR, practice management and RCM systems, Modernizing Medicine is in a unique position to positively contribute to data sharing thereby improving patient outcomes, both at an individual patient level and larger population health level.

Members of the Modernizing Medicine orthopedics’ team – including Dr. Jason Weisstein, Medical Director of Orthopedics – will provide demonstrations at booth #2881 from March 2 – March 4 at the AAOS Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. For more information about Modernizing Medicine’s orthopedic-specific solutions, please visit the Modernizing Medicine website.

About Modernizing Medicine
Modernizing Medicine® is transforming how healthcare information is created, consumed and utilized in order to increase efficiency and improve outcomes. Our specialty-specific, data-driven and cloud-based electronic health records (EHR), practice management (PM) and revenue cycle management (RCM) systems were built by a team including specialty physicians and practice management professionals. Our suite of products and services is designed to transform the clinical, financial and operational aspects of dermatology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, plastic surgery, rheumatology and urology practices. Modernizing Medicine also offers a gastroenterology-specific Endoscopy Report Writer for ambulatory surgery centers and hospitals. For more information, please visit www.modmed.com. Connect with Modernizing Medicine on our Blog, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Modernizing Medicine is a member of CommonWell Health Alliance.*

*‘CommonWell Health Alliance’ and the CommonWell logo are licensed trademarks of CommonWell Health Alliance in the U.S. and other jurisdictions.

For more information, contact:

Modernizing Medicine
Tara Auclair Ryan
561-880-2998 x1321
tara.ryan@modmed.com

Ryan Lilly
Matter Communications
978-518-4533
rlilly@matternow.com
www.matternow.com

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