Should you practice independently?

January 22nd, 2014|

Many physicians are already in independent practices or making plans to establish themselves in that field.

Specialist salaries rise, but so do costs

January 21st, 2014|

The incomes of dermatologists, gastroenterologists and oncologists rose 50 percent or more between 1995 and 2012, while those of primary care physicians only rose 10 percent, according to The New York Times

Get top reimbursement for preventative care and wellness services

January 20th, 2014|

Many physicians would like to focus more on overall wellness and disease prevention within their practices.

Industry survey highlights key health care issues for 2014

January 17th, 2014|

An industry survey recently highlighted the importance of good financial practices, including superior revenue cycle management strategies, in the health care sector.

CMS and HHS extend FOIA provisions to release Medicare payments to physicians

January 16th, 2014|

The federal government has reversed an earlier decision that disallowed the public disclosure of physician reimbursements through Medicaid services. 

Revenue cycles require attention as health care laws change

January 15th, 2014|

Health care providers will need to increasingly focus on revenue cycle management as the traditional health care infrastructure continues to change. 

FDA wants access to patient drug information through EHRs

January 14th, 2014|

EHR data aggregation can have substantial and positive effects on how health care providers treat patients, particularly in the substance abuse sector.

IT could help health care system cope with challenges

January 13th, 2014|

Health care providers need to maximize their use of technology in order to provider more personalized patient care. 

Framework helps facilities assess ROI of EHRs

January 10th, 2014|

The Institute of Medicine recently released a model for health care providers to evaluate the ROI of their EHR systems. 

ICD-10, CPT among 2014 medical billing and coding changes

January 9th, 2014|

Changes to ICD-10 and CPT coding will impact how health care providers practice recordkeeping and meet compliance standards.