If patients are not recognized accurately or they’re misidentified as a different patient, you’ll be sending alerts to the wrong caregivers! RightPatient eliminates misidentification, duplicate records, and record overlays.
CMS e-Notification Rule Realities
Goes into effect May 1st, 2021
Requires hospitals to send alerts to patient caregivers during admission, discharge, and transfer events
Within hospital EHR systems, 10% of patient records on avg. are duplicates; patients must be identified reliably within this messy environment to send alerts correctly
Solutions like PatientPing will work perfectly if RightPatient is used to eliminate duplicate records and overlays during appointment scheduling and actual encounters
Non-compliance can lead to reimbursement penalties
Many forward-thinking health systems are protecting themselves with RightPatient
Contact us to learn how RightPatient can help you to accurately identify patients and avoid penalties from failing to comply with the CMS e-notifications rule.