New Stark Law and AKS Final Rules: Part 2 — referrals and fair market valueDecember 10th 2020
In addition to focusing on value-based care, the Stark Law and Anti-kickback Statute (AKS) Final Rules alter several decades of safeguards, as long as certain parameters are met. This is Part II of a three-part series.
Election risk management for medical practicesOctober 27th 2020
Asset protection and risk management for medical practice owners is becoming increasingly broad in scope due to both internal and external risks. The 2020 election, combined with the COVID-19 pandemic, adds layers to this complexity in areas ranging from physical security to employment law.
Coding Q&A: Mixing provider types, protocols, and patient behaviorOctober 26th 2020
Bill Dacey, president and CEO of The Dacey Group, pens the popular Coding Columns on Physician's Practice. In our first podcast version of this column, we answer contributed questions on provider types, protocols, and patient behavior.
Coding Q&A: Coding for time spent with hospital patients; medication reconciliationOctober 16th 2020
This month’s Coding Q&A features questions from a physician coding for time spent with hospital patients, and another wondering if there is another way to code for medical reconciliation outside of Transitional Care management codes.