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CQMs Clinical Quality Measures 101
In the past 10 years, clinical quality measures (CQMs) have become an integral component in the Centers for Medicare &  Medicaid Services’ (CMS) drive to improve quality, reduce costs and expand access to healthcare for Medicare and Medicaid  beneficiaries and, ultimately, for all patients in the U.S. Although quality-reporting programs such as meaningful use  provide incentives to help providers implement and use electronic health records (EHRs) to collect and report on clinical  data, practices often need help deciding what data to collect, which measures to report on, and how to best use their EHRs to do so.

The following provides you with the basic information you need to choose appropriate CQMs for your practice, and offers tips  on how to use your EHR to store the data in a structured format.

Quality measures and incentive programs

As part of meaningful use (MU) and other quality-reporting programs, eligible CQM (EPs) must report on a selection of  clinical quality measures (CQMs) set forth by CMS.

Significant changes have been made to how CQMs are used under CMS quality-reporting programs, including the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and the EHR Incentive Program (meaningful use). CMS has worked hard to align the quality-reporting  requirements across the various programs. As a result, providers have the option to use the same set of quality measures to  report CQMs for both PQRS and meaningful use.

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Switch into Turbo Mode with Us: Greater Power for Sales and Service!
The growing range of models and versions, multiple-brand strategy, internationalization, and price pressure, as well as the ever stronger integration among automobile manufacturers present a challenge to companies’ organization and IT landscapes – for medium-sized car dealers and service businesses in particular. With our solution, we can support you in the future oriented alignment of your company.

With it.automotive Car Dealers & Services (CD&S), itelligence AG has developed a fully integrated solution, designed specifically for car dealers and service businesses. On the basis of the SAP automotive solution, we have created a preconfigured industry solution that offers you perfect control over every process in your company – in sales, in the workshop, and in your administration.

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SharePoint Will be Your Repository for Governed Content
SharePoint is clearly energizing ECM and Records Management (RM) in many organizations, but the complexities involved in implementing an enterprise SharePoint-based solution for content governance has overwhelmed many large Microsoft customers. This is why the SharePoint add-on ecosystem has become so important to Microsoft. SharePoint is an enormously powerful and complex platform that does 80% of many tasks very well. It is widely adopted, but applying enterprise-class content governance policies and rules to SharePoint requires significant upfront planning and investment.

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The 3 cores of Location Intelligence
Location Intelligence is known as the use of spatial reference for the improvement of Data Visualization, Analysis, and Event Forecast. Through the connection of alphanumeric and spatial data an additional and intuitive view is created, which makes it possible to recognize spatial patterns, trends and potentials. Through the consideration of spatial conditions, Location Intelligence creates an optimized entrepreneurial decision-making base in Business Intelligence Solutions, and an improved customer interaction, as well as integrating a higher process quality in business processes in CRM Solutions.

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Place Enterprise Data at Your Customers' Fingertips with a Self-Service Mobile App
Nearly every company is now reacting with a growing demand to create an enterprise mobility
strategy that equips both employees and customers with easy access to key back-end information. At the same time, companies must ensure that any mobile app they roll out will integrate seamlessly with multiple back-end sources to deliver real-time access to order information, shipment notifications, reported errors, pending action items, and more.

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2 Surprising Truths About Viral Content (And 2 Things It Means For Your Business!)
When it comes to your business, the difference between viral marketing and viral content matters. Think about it: when was the last time you were truly enlightened by a BuzzFeed list? How about that meme you just had to share with 15 people - is that really something you’re going to remember next week? Probably not. These are examples of viral marketing that reach a huge number of people but, for the most part, are quickly forgotten.

On the other hand, you likely remember exactly where you read that extremely useful, in-depth article that actually made a difference with a problem you were having. The number of shares this useful article got paled in comparison to the mildly funny list, but that’s not what affects you. For you and others who are searching for similar answers, timeliness and value are much more important than a fleeting chuckle or a brief, “that’s pretty cool” moment.

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