EHR & MACRA // What Physicians Need to Know

By Nathan Stott, Practice Director We recently broke down the MACRA Transition Year Requirements and briefly touched on each of the four performance categories that will affect physician payments under the Quality Payment Program. One of these categories, Advancing Care Information, is the replacement for Meaningful Use and reflects the largest percentage (25%) of the MIPS composite… Read more »

HOW TO // How to Listen to your Team

By Jeremy Koellish, COO If you have ever met me in person, the first thing you will notice is that I am in perpetual motion. And when I am not at work running around and bounding up the stairs…I am literally running. That said, I, perhaps more than most, work on drawing my attention toward… Read more »

Real Consulting // Drilling Deep & Giving Back

By Josh Erdman, Senior Consultant Shock and Awe I had no idea what to expect when visiting an industrial drill bit company. I knew there would be lots of metal and welding for sure, but when I stepped into the lobby at Melfred Borzall, all my expectations went out the window.  

Why Your IT Company Screws Up All The Time

By Russ Levanway, CEO Numbers Don’t Lie According to a study performed by the IT industry trade association CompTIA, “Roughly 4 in 10 end users think the method in which their IT is managed is working fine as currently structured, but a NET 61% believe there is room for improvement, including 9% that said IT… Read more »

MACRA Transition Year Requirements // 2017

By Nathan Stott, Practice Director If you haven’t yet settled down to read through the 2,398-page tome that is the MACRA Final Rule published by CMS on October 14, 2016, no need to worry. We read it and outlined the most important changes for you to be aware of for 2017. The proposed rule, first… Read more »

Real Consulting // A Healthier Life Thanks to Guayaki

By Josh Erdman, Senior Consultant Working with Guayaki for the last 15 years has forever changed my life. Their product and stance on environmental sustainability is admirable, but it was their lifestyle of health and wellness that opened my eyes to my own ignorance.

HOW TO // How to Tear Down the Walls

By Jeremy Koellish, COO Open workspaces are nothing new. But, for us, a busy MSP with Field Technicians running around, Account Managers making calls and a support line humming away, tearing down the walls was not an intuitive choice – especially in the age of collaboration software. By physically dividing our office into cubicles clustered… Read more »

ICD-10 + The Path to Value Based Care

By Nathan Stott, Practice Director It’s been a full year now since ICD-10 was officially implemented as the new coding structure for diagnosing patients with the intent to get practices one step further along on the road to value-based care. While practices are now becoming comfortable with selecting ICD-10 diagnoses instead of the old ICD-9… Read more »

Cloud Economy

By Russ Levanway, CEO To a lot of businesses, migrating from a server to the cloud seems like a no-brainer. It can cost less money, require less support, and use less hardware because space is essentially on loan as part of the shared economy. What’s not to like? At TekTegrity, we see the benefits of… Read more »

Real Consulting // Learn By Doing at Wighton’s

By Josh Erdman, Senior Consultant This morning at Wighton’s Lenny took on the extra role of being my HVAC mentor. I previously arranged to come by and get a ‘dirty jobs’ equivalent training on ductwork and Lenny didn’t disappoint! He showed me how HVAC companies cut those perfectly shaped circular holes for air duct, build… Read more »