UPLAND, CA -- (Marketwired) -- Jun 20, 2013 -- BMS Practice Solutions (BMS), the most tenured and experienced Revenue Cycle Management company serving independently owned outpatient rehab practices, has formed a new partnership with Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO). This partnership will integrate FOTO's patient assessments into BMS' EMR RevFlow technology, thereby creating greater efficiency with patient medical records.
FOTO is the leader in outcomes measurement for the outpatient rehab industry. Based in Knoxville, Tenn., FOTO is a comparative outcomes reporting service that provides risk-adjusted, nationally benchmarked reports for outpatient rehabilitation providers.
"BMS is dedicated to helping its clients adhere to the changes in the healthcare industry that directly affect rehab practice owners," stated BMS Practice Solutions CEO John Wallace, PT, MS, OCS. "By partnering with FOTO and integrating their service with our RevFlow technology, we are giving our clients a more efficient way of entering patient demographics, accessing patient clinical outcomes assessments and entering that data into our EMR and reporting data for the Physician Quality Report System (PQRS) and Functional Limitation Reporting."
BMS' RevFlow technology will integrate with FOTO to provide clients with assessments to measure patient outcomes. Patient data will sync with the RevFlow EMR, and therapists will have the option to use FOTO to determine functional range and to report PQRS information to CMS.
"FOTO is excited to partner with BMS to provide the most efficient solution we can for the leaders in outcomes we both serve: our customers," said Curtis Jones, COO of FOTO. "We look forward to growing this partnership with BMS to stay on the leading edge for providing outpatient rehabilitation providers with outcomes data they can use every day to improve patient care."
About BMS Practice Solutions
BMS Practice Solutions provides state-of-the-art technology, comprehensive revenue cycle management services and professional guidance to physical therapy practice owners and their staff. The company's proven services transform outpatient therapy practices of all sizes by improving A/R management, compliance, cash flow, profitability, and productivity, while reducing operational expenses. Its fully integrated Web-based RevFlow Practice Management System includes billing, A/R management, financial reporting, EMR and scheduling solutions. It enables practice owners to view critical real-time data with complete transparency and make informed management decisions. The company's corporate headquarters are based in Upland, California. It has regional offices throughout the United States and serves over 220 clients at 500 practice locations in 38 states.
FOTO is a Knoxville, TN, based corporation that has been continuously improving solutions that efficiently and reliably measure and report functional outcomes for the Rehab industry for 20 years. FOTO's web-based solutions are risk-adjusted to enable fair and accurate measurement and predictions of the expected improvement in a patient's functional status. Approximately 5 million patient surveys have been compiled in the FOTO database, and researchers have utilized FOTO data to publish over 85 articles on functional outcomes in refereed medical journals. These publications have led the way in enhancing the science of measuring outcomes and the use of outcomes in payment methodologies. FOTO is considered the standard in measuring functional outcomes in Rehabilitation.
For detailed information on the partnership or to learn more about FOTO's products and services, visit FOTO or contact Judy Holder at 1-800-482-3686 x238.
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