Nicole Bernal, MD

Dr. Nicole Bernal, MD FACS serves as Chief Medical Officer for Regent Medical Solutions. Dr. Bernal has been involved as a leader in healthcare for over thirteen years, with a focus on general and critical surgery and burn care. Throughout her career, Dr. Bernal has played a leadership role in large system implementations of electronic […]

Kelly Gilbert LPN

Kelly Gilbert is a Clinical Consultant for Regent Medical Solutions. Kelly has over 30 years of healthcare experience. She is a Licensed Practical Nurse who has worked as a nurse in many areas of the hospital setting, from Med Surgery to Critical Care. She also has experience in Gynecology, Orthopedics, and Family Practice Physician ambulatory […]

Meaningful Use Compliance

Your first year of participation in the EHR Incentive Program, and thus your first incentive payment, involves a 90-day reporting period.  To attest for, and receive incentive for, the Medicare EHR Incentive Program in subsequent years, you will need to have met Stage 1 Meaningful Use for a full year.  There seems to be moderate […]

Stage 2 Meaningful Use

Beginning in 2014, providers participating in the EHR Incentive Programs who have met Meaningful Use Stage 1 for two or three years will need to meet Stage 2 criteria. To allow providers time to adopt 2014 certified EHR technology and prepare for Stage 2, all participants will have a three-month reporting period in 2014. Stage […]

Meaningful Use in 2014

In preceding years, medical practices may have managed their way through the many healthcare changes. In 2014, there is an even greater amount of information to absorb, and an even shorter period for which to learn it. The most dramatic change facing meaningful users is EHR certification. All eligible professionals (EPs) will be required to […]

Stage 1 Meaningful Use

Buried within CMS’ Stage 2 Final Rule are requirements that will affect Stage 1 MU participation in 2014. These changes range in severity and some require immediate attention. Eligible providers (EPs) must ensure that their Stage 1 plans align with some potentially high impact changes. Whether an EP is planning to participate in the EHR Incentive Program for the […]

Marsha Hopper RN CPHQ CPHIT CPEHR

Marsha Hopper is a Clinical Consultant for Regent Medical Solutions, bringing thirty years of healthcare industry experience.  She is a registered nurse with extensive experience in Electronic Health Record (EHR) selection and quality reporting. More recently she worked under the auspice of the Regional Extension Center in the Dayton area where she assisted practices in […]

Kerri Gilligan RN CPHQ CPHIT CPEHR

Kerri Gilligan is a Clinical Consultant for Regent Medical Solutions, bringing thirty years of healthcare industry experience.  She is a registered nurse with extensive experience in Electronic Health Record (EHR) selection and quality reporting. More recently she worked under the auspice of the Regional Extension Center in the Dayton area where she assisted practices in […]

Parent Company Information

As the parent company of Regent Medical Solutions, RSI is a Veteran-Owned Small Business, founded in Dayton, Ohio in 1991. RSI has offices in Dayton, Ohio and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. RSI is proud of its record of providing superior and extensive information technology and logistics support services to the Department of Defense since 1994, with a […]

Regent Services

Practicing Medicine in the 21st Century Today’s independent physicians are faced with challenges greater than ever before. No longer can physicians simply practice their craft of caring for patients. Linked to increasing scrutiny by the government and commercial payers, physicians must now prove better patient outcomes in the form of standardized data reporting. Those choosing […]