The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) authorized the Medicare E-prescribing Incentive Program beginning in 2009 to promote adoption and use of e-prescribing systems. Now that we’ve rung in the New Year, we have received a number of calls asking where physicians can get information regarding the Medicare e-prescribing initiative. If you’re an eligible provider and are interested in earning incentives from Medicare for using e-prescribing technology, take the time to read this guide that has been published by CMS (the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services). This .pdf file explains the e-prescribing incentive and provides other resources for comprehensive guidance. Harmony Healthcare IT encourages the adoption of e-prescribing so that your physican office can improve patient safety and quality of care be more efficient save time We welcome the opportunity to share our electronic prescribing solution with you. It is affordable, easy-to-install, and interfaces directly to The Medical Manager software. It allows you to transmit both new prescriptions and renewal requests directly to the pharmacy without hand-writing or faxing. Ask us to show you a demonstration so that you can start earning incentives from Medicare for prescribing electronically in 2009.