Finance

Current legal, political issues effect physicians assets

September 22, 2020

With the election around the corner the country may be in for some significant legal and political changes that can affect physician’s assets.

Patient Lending for Physician Practices with Keith Gruebele

September 18, 2020

Patient lending programs give patients more options for payment and can increase the amount of care a physician can provide

Challenges you’ll face when starting a private medical practice

August 28, 2020

Despite advantages to private practice, fewer physicians are choosing to open their own practice than ever before.

Exploring the advantages of a Virtual Compliance Assistance Partner

August 21, 2020

More Compliance Officers (CO) are engaging in Virtual Compliance Assistance (VCA) as an affordable option to quickly adapt to the industry’s shifting regulatory environment.

Improving Collections with Empathy

August 18, 2020

Careful communications can help improve your collection methods and decrease time between service and payment.

Approaching the government with an antitrust complaint

August 14, 2020

When a hospital has significant market power, the hospital can use that market power to harm competing independent physicians. This can violate the federal antitrust laws.

Health insurance companies hemorrhaging billions from employer groups, Medicare

August 07, 2020

Physicians: Negotiate your rates. Hold the payers accountable.

Reopening elective surgeries after COVID19

July 28, 2020

As you map out your practice's reopening plan, it’s important that it continues to prioritize patient care.

Traps to avoid with physician practice mergers

July 22, 2020

If you are a physician practice owner who is considering a merger at some point, it is vital to learn more about this process early in the game.

How email marketing can help collect delinquent medical payments

July 22, 2020

A fast and cost-efficient way to inform people about what they owe.

Protecting revenue and patient relationships during the pandemic

July 21, 2020

For patients who are struggling financially, or are simply anxious about money, anything but urgent health concerns may be pushed to the back burner.

The AI Difference in Revenue Cycle Management

July 16, 2020

Advanced, user-friendly artificial intelligence (AI) solutions can save clinics $7 billion each year

Could the 529 be the holy grail of asset protection?

July 14, 2020

The basics of a diversified asset protection plan.

Untangling telehealth billing

July 08, 2020

Billing for telemedicine services doesn’t have to be overwhelming when you understand a few key concepts and take advantage of your available resources.

7 ways to increase patient payments

July 07, 2020

Practices who fail to be proactive about collecting from patients will predictably experience a tsunami of accounts receivable.

PPP loan forgiveness: What physicians need to know

July 03, 2020

Applying for PPP loan forgiveness is a critical final step for physicians who took the financial initiative to safeguard their staff and their practice during this uncertain time.

5 ways to keep your credit healthy throughout COVID19

June 22, 2020

Maximize your ability to thrive as a professional.

Q&A: Medicare screening changes and new E/M service codes

March 06, 2020

Why has Medicare separated depression and alcohol screenings, and will patients incur cost-sharing with new patient portal E&M codes?

Q&A: Chronic Care management and consult requirements

February 07, 2020

Documents required for Chronic Care management code 99490 and fulfilling the consult requirement.

Annual wellness visit vs health risk assessment: Understanding the differences

January 22, 2020

Despite crossover in forms, both represent different things.