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Aug23

An Alignment Postmortem

Posted by: Larry Sobal on Thursday, August 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Larry Sobal returns to the blog with his thoughts on why hospital-physician alignments fail despite best intentions.


Aug16

Putting Out Revenue Cycle Fires

Posted by: Nicole Knight, LPN, CPC, CCS-P on Thursday, August 16, 2018 | Comments (0)
An underperforming revenue cycle could leave up to $125 billion on the table for U.S. doctors each year.

Is it getting hot in here? If your revenue cycle management is all about putting out fires, there is relief in sight. Nicole Knight helps you focus on six key areas to create a more successful revenue cycle.


Aug09

Why Rethink Your Ambulatory Strategy?

Posted by: Joseph Sasson, Ph.D. on Thursday, August 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

CMS is proposing to update the list of ASC covered surgical procedures by adding 12 cardiac catheterization procedures to the list for CY 2019. With this in mind, Joe Sasson thinks this may be a good time to rethink your ambulatory strategy.


Aug02

Is it time for a new cardiovascular alignment model?

Posted by: Joel Sauer, MBA on Thursday, August 2, 2018 | Comments (0)

Is it time for cardiovascular physicians and hospitals to find new ways to work together? Joel Sauer believes that a joint venture is just one tool that can be used to form a mutually beneficial and lasting relationship between hospitals and physicians.


Jul26

Proposed QPP Changes: What You Need to Know

Posted by: Ginger Biesbrock, PA-C, MPH, MPAS, AACC on Thursday, July 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

In light of another shift of reimbursement rules and regulations, Ginger Biesbrock offers the ‘what you need to know’ for the proposed QPP changes for next year.