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Education Blog

A major component of the Southern Medical Association is Education and we strive to bring you interesting and useful content that has an Education or Professional Development theme.

SMArt Documentation

CMS Proposes ACO Benchmark Changes…Will They Really Impact Providers?

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently announced proposed improvements to the Medicare Shared Savings Program that … Continue reading CMS Proposes ACO Benchmark Changes…Will They Really Impact Providers?...
Triple Aim Framework

Improving the Life of Healthcare Providers

Continuing questions are being raised over the wisdom and effectiveness of the "Triple Aim" framework for the delivery of high … Continue reading Improving the Life of Healthcare Providers...

E&M Due Diligence

Happy New Year Hope that all are having a reflective New Year! As we begin this new year, let’s just … Continue reading E&M Due Diligence...
EHR's can be frustrating for healthcare professionals & patients.

Just Click Here…The Effects of Health Care Information Technology

The vast majority of office-based U.S. physicians are currently using modern electronic health records (EHRs), but the system is bringing … Continue reading Just Click Here…The Effects of Health Care Information Technology...
Child getting flu vaccination.