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OBERD collaborates with Oxford University Innovation to promote web-based best-in-class PROMs at AAOS 2017

OBERD will be promoting the best-in-class Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) licensed by Oxford University Innovation (OUI) at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ (AAOS) Annual Meeting this year.

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OBERD leads health care data collection market

Patients should be able to consult with a doctor, backed by OBERD analysis, about the progress and course of their treatments — based upon a seemingly endless supply of other similar cases from around the world.

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OBERD announces “effortless EMR Independent” MIPS compliance strategy

OBERD has announced its “EMR Independent” strategy for healthcare providers, designed to eliminate staff resources needed for MIPS (Merit-based Incentive Payment System) compliance.

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Embracing digital tools is integral to value-based care

Embracing digital tools is about more than convenience; it’s about ensuring the quality of the care you provide. Even among a highly skilled team of physicians, a single disconnected member can place the quality of care and attention to the patient at risk.

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How to choose the right patient-physician collaboration tools

Emerging digital tools and devices are transforming the process of patient engagement in revolutionary ways. Interactive applications, mobile devices, and wearable tech and micro-sensors are creating a wealth of opportunities to monitor a patient’s healthcare progress in ways never before possible — and this is just the beginning.

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Physician Compare makes quality performance monitoring more important than ever

Patient-reported data contribute to a physician's quality performance score, which will be published on the Physician Compare website beginning in 2017.

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Wearable devices are soon-to-be massive economic drivers

Wearable devices have made a significant impact on health care for both patients and providers, and it’s clear this influence will grow as the technology continues to evolve.

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4 strategies to successfully use data to transition from volume to value

Providers who put systems into place now to quantify and optimize the quality and value of their services will be able to transition their organizations without significant setbacks or disruptions to business. In fact, with thoughtful planning, newly established financial incentives may be realized.

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October surprise! MACRA final rule makes an early debut

The folks at CMS surprised everyone today with an earlier than expected release of MACRA’s final rule. Clocking in at nearly 2,400 pages, it sets the stage for a new era of value-based healthcare.

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OBERD offers MIPS preparation advice

To assist physicians better navigate the new law, OBERD's Compliance Analyst Velyn Persaud, M.D., M.H.A. has written "How to prepare for the MIPS provision of MACRA."

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