Navigation Links
Bell Medical and ITelagen Welcome Final Rule for 'Meaningful Use' of Electronic Health Records
Date:7/15/2010

JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- ITelagen, Inc., innovative provider of healthcare information technology, medical billing and electronic health records (EHR), and Bell Medical Services, Inc., a leading regional distributor of medical supplies, equipment and pharmaceuticals welcome the US Health and Human Services Department's release today of the final rule on "meaningful use" of an electronic health record (EHR).

Under the HITECH Act of 2009, health care professionals can qualify for incentive payments when they adopt certified EHR technology, such as Allscripts EHR from ITelagen and Bell Medical. The regulations announced today define the "meaningful use" objectives that providers must meet to earn these financial incentives for automating as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. The solution from Bell Medical and ITelagen, that delivers to physicians medical billing, Allscripts EHR, HIPAA certified hosting and unlimited IT support, automates the practices billing and assures that physicians qualify for these newly defined incentives.

"We believe that clear guidance provided in this ruling and the lifecycle solution provided by Bell Medical and ITelagen will help our over 5,000 physician clients accelerate the use of electronic health technology," said Jeff Schimbeno, SVP Sales & Marketing of Bell Medical.

"This is a major achievement for the healthcare industry and the time to act is now," said ITelagen CEO John O'Keefe. "We look forward to helping Bell Medical's clients achieve meaningful use and, more importantly, realize the financial benefits of billing automation."

About ITelagen, Inc.

ITelagen® redefines Healthcare IT for medical practices by providing electronic health records (EHR) as part of an entire back-office solution, that includes medical billing certified EHR, HIPAA certified hosting and unlimited IT support for all staff members. The solution increases revenues and speeds collections all for a small percentage of the physician's collected revenue. For more information, visit ITelagen on the Web at www.itelagen.com.

About Bell Medical Services, Inc.

Bell Medical Services, Inc. has been a leading medical supplier to physicians, occupational and school health since 1972. Bell's central New Jersey distribution center provides over 50,000 medical supply, equipment and pharmaceutical products. You can contact Bell Medical Services toll free at 800-828-8008, or visit our Web site, www.bellmed.com.

Contact:  John O'Keefe, 1-201-239-8401 x8410, press@itelagen.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE ITelagen, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
2. You May Have a Thyroid Problem and Not Know It - Particularly If Youre Over 60, Says a New Harvard Medical School Report
3. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
4. Globus Medical Raises $110 Million in Series E Financing Round
5. Quark Pharmaceuticals Appoints New Chief Medical Officer
6. Boston University Biomedical Engineers Find Chink in Bacterias Armor
7. Rochester Medical Anti-Infection Foley Catheter Demonstrates Effectiveness in Randomized Trial
8. Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Patient Enrollment for its SFP Dose-Ranging Study
9. Flexible Medical Systems Raises $1.2M Seed Investment for Initial Human Trials
10. Cleveland Clinic Summits to Focus on Cardiovascular Medical Innovation
11. Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Dosing Patients for SFP Phase IIb Clinical Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 According to a new ... Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), Needle Length (4mm, 5mm, ... Mode of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) - Trends & Global ... the market for the forecast period of 2016 to ... Billion by 2021 from USD 1.65 Billion in 2016, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Belgium , June 24, 2016 ... the appointment of Dr. Edward Futcher ... Non-Executive Director, effective June 23, 2016.Dr. Futcher was ... Nominations and Governance Committees.  As a non-executive member ... independent expertise and strategic counsel to VolitionRx in ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016  MedSource announced today that it ... software solution of choice.  This latest decision demonstrates ... to their clients by offering a state-of-the-art electronic ... establishes nowEDC as the EDC platform of choice ... clients.  "nowEDC has long been a preferred EDC ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Pixel Film Studios Released ProSlice Levels, a Media Slicing Effect ... videos a whole new perspective by using the title layers in ProSlice Levels ... , ProSlice Levels contains over 30 Different presets to choose from. FCPX ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Austin residents seeking Mohs surgery services, can now turn to ... Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and surgical dermatology. , Dr. Dorsey brings specialization to ... fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed by Dr. Dorsey was under the direction of ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented orthobiologic procedures as a method for ... is one of the first doctors to perform the treatment. Orthobiologics are substances ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day. In an effort ... holistic treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, Michigan, has issued a pain ... Disease (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood cells, which can cause episodes ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, ... and the Road To Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to and from their ... to ensure the highest quality of life and ongoing independence. Getting to and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):