Outcome Based Reimbursement

Five years ago, most of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act came into play, and one of these provisions added outcome based reimbursement. It is designed to provide incentives…

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Healthcare Revenue Cycle Process

The healthcare revenue cycle process is a non-organic process – non-organic because steps cannot be reversed, skipped or circumvented to save time or collect money faster. Missing or skipping a…

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Value Based Care Reimbursement

A recent Black Book survey found that hospitals and other providers are gearing up to outsource key functions, including a move to outsource revenue cycle management to third-party vendors. Medical…

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What is MACRA?

The roll out of MACRA (Medicare Access and CHIP Re-authorization Act) is expected to proceed, regardless of changes in the Affordable Care Act. MACRA is part of a broader push…

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Medicare Payment Overhaul – Finally!

Senate Action on the “Doc Fix” On April 14, 2015 the Senate acted on a bill from the House of Representatives to implement a Medicare payment overhaul, including repealing the…

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