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Health Insurance Fine Print Shifts Burdens to Physicians
Payers can no longer exclude patients due to pre-existing conditions, so they are resorting to other tactics.
Health Insurers Using Sneaky Tactics to Intimidate Physicians
The "recredentialing trap," strict payment reviews, and fingerprinting are all underway or on the horizon as ways payers are bullying physicians.
Insurers Take Advantage of Impossible Expectations Placed on Physicians
In medical practice, a cottage industry has developed, which is dedicated solely to legal “fault finding” without regard to equity.
Medical Practice Health IT Audits: 10 Reasons to Review Your Tech
Medical practices are no strangers to audits. But health IT audits are critical to the financial, legal, and operational success of your office.
Physician Compensation: How Medicare Reporting May Create Risk
Physicians are now potential targets for fraud and abuse inquiries. Here are a few simple things your practice can do to protect itself from unwanted litigation.
Physicians Face Unreasonably High Coding Documentation Standards
Payers know that correctly writing down every patient encounter is difficult for physicians, if not impossible. Therefore, exploiting this is easy for them.
Despite Delay, Two-midnight Rule Implementation Should Not Be Ignored
When admitting patients to the hospital, knowing Medicare rules and making use of diligent charting can make all the difference.
Three Ways Physicians Lose Money
Defunct payment policies, denied claims, and unchallenged audits all blled revenue from practices. Here's what it means and how to stop it.
How to Effectively Verify the Clinical Content in Your EHR
In this podcast, consultant Ronald Sterling notes the critical steps every practice should take to verify the clinical content in its EHR.
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