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Understanding, Counsel Can Help to Navigate Payor Audits

Receiving notice from a payor that you are being audited can be alarming. Questions will inevitably run through your mind, such as, Why? How? How much will this cost? Understanding the types of payor audits and how to navigate the process can make answering those questions easier. In addition, advanced preparation and knowing when to… [Read More]

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Practice Expanding: The Rising Trend in Hospitalist Co-Management

As the practice of medicine continues to transition to performance-based payment systems, the number of mergers of hospitalists and specialists has surged. Payment models that focus on clinical outcomes and best practices link payment to the ability of physicians to provide efficient, quality healthcare and improve patient outcomes. These payment systems are changing the way… [Read More]

Greater Transparency for Financial Information in Healthcare Will Prompt Questions from Patients

The movement toward greater transparency of financial information in healthcare is providing patients with access to data that might affect their healthcare decisions. Not all of this information is provided in ways that give patients the full picture, and they may turn to you for some added clarity. Financial Relationships The Physician Payments Sunshine Act… [Read More]