We have added a 2016 option in the Reporting Year field in the NQF Quality Measures and NQF Quality Measures Detail reports to make it easier for you to run the report for the 2016 reporting year. You can now filter the reports for 2016, and the Low and High Date fields will automatically update for the 2016 reporting year. The default year is 2016.
System Defaults (PM)
To accommodate an upcoming release, we have added a new Transaction Entry system default, Use OpenEdge Payment Processor. When set to Yes, your system will use the new EMV® (chip-enabled) functionality when processing credit card payments.
AdvancedPatient Forms (PM)
We have enhanced the Patient Forms Template Designer by adding a new Library feature where you can view and import patient and consent forms. Patient and consent forms are listed under the new AdvancedPatient® Forms specialty filter in the library.
We have also streamlined the saved templates list to show only patient form templates.
Template Library (EHR)
We have added a new Selected Specialty filter, AdvancedPatient Forms, to the Template Library. The AdvancedPatient Forms option displays patient and consent forms that can be assigned to patients in the AdvancedPatient Patient Forms tool.
We are excited to announce that EPCS-approved providers can now send prescriptions for controlled substances electronically to EPCS-enabled pharmacies.
To meet current CMS regulations, we have added a new POS code to the POS/TOS section of the Carriers master file and renamed an existing code.
• Added – code 19 Outpatient Hospital – Off Campus
• Renamed – code 22 from Outpatient Hospital to Outpatient Hospital – On Campus
SNOMED in Problem List Option
We have added a new SNOMED in Problem List option in the Rule Type field that allows you to select patients by SNOMED diagnoses in their chart items.
Public Health Surveillance (PM)
We have enhanced the Public Health Surveillance Wizard by adding new ICD-9 Range and ICD-10 Range selectors, and removing the Diagnosis Range selector. This will allow you to select the range of ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes that you need to report to the health surveillance agency.
We have also added the option to Exclude All ICD-9 or ICD-10 codes from the diagnosis range search. Select the Exclude All check box next to the ICD range you want to exclude.
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