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Please include Stark and Tort in Health Care Reform

Thursday, January 26, 2017 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


With all the uncertainty in health care, it’s time to call out the necessity for two areas that should be “reformed” as part of what appears to be a significant reengineering of health care: current Stark legislation and Tort reform.

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Temporary Halt of EPMs & More

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 | Joel Sauer | 0 Comments


On January 20, 2017 the Trump administration issued a memorandum to all federal agencies ordering, among other things, the temporary postponement of the effective dates of all recently published regulations that, as of January 20, 2017, had not become effective. The memorandum postpones the effective dates for such regulations for a period of 60 days from the date of the memorandum, January 20, 2017.

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Two overlooked sources of new revenue, and better quality to boot!

Thursday, January 19, 2017 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Two overlooked sources of new revenue and improved care for heart programs are chronic care management and medication adherence.

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Where your heart program is leaving big money on the table, and how to get it

Thursday, January 12, 2017 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Find out where your heart program may be leaving money on the table and learn about how to get it back.

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11 Opportunities to Improve Your Heart Program In 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Regardless of the uncertainty of key health care policies and programs, no one should take a “wait and see” approach. There are many opportunities to make positive and long-term change no matter what happens. Here are Larry’s Top 11 recommendations.

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Your New Dilemma: Prepare for current CMS policies or wait to see if they change?

Thursday, December 29, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


With a new administration coming in, there is a lot of uncertainty about the future of current health care policies and programs. What’s the best way to prepare? Larry Sobal offers some sound advice.  

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