Defunct payment policies, denied claims, and unchallenged audits all blled revenue from practices. Here's what it means and how to stop it.
If a mystery patient popped into your practice and rated it on appearance, visit satisfaction, and overall experience, how would it fare?
Attendees share what brought them to Las Vegas for MGMA11 and what wowed them once there.
Implementing a proper informed consent policy at your practice could help you or your physicians avoid a guilty verdict.
Upgrading to 5010 is just the beginning of what practices need to do to prepare for ICD-10, which will require dozens of hours of training and preparation, in addition to substantial financial resources.
The increasing aggressiveness of Medicare's so-called recovery audit contractors (RACs) is making it ever more vital that practices have formal coding compliance programs in place.
Depending on which age range a patient falls into, it’s important that practices and physicians alter their patient relations accordingly.
Forming an ACO or participating in one is no easy task. Here’s how the ACO final rule could make it a more practical option for you or your practice to consider.
Changes in electronic prescribing and the development of patient portals are affecting the way providers connect with patients.
Fraud happens ― to the tune of $994 billion dollars annually in the United States. Perhaps it is time to take a look at your medical practice and decide how to avoid becoming part of that total.