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Why Hospital-led Accountable Care Organizations are a Flawed Concept
Why CMS should do away with hospital-led ACOs, and instead, focus on physician-led ACOs.
New Patient Intake at Your Medical Practice: A Nine-Step Process
Consultant Gail Levy shares nine steps to ensure your practice is orienting new patients efficiently and effectively.
How Healthcare Payers are Tricking Practices Into Poor Contracts
Payers are using deceptive methods to get medical practices to accept low rates and new plans. Don't fall into the trap.
Arizona Enacts Breast Density Notification Law
Arizona joins 14 other states in requiring breast density patient notification.
Bundled Payments: A Bundle of Trouble for Unprepared Physicians
Bundling payments for care episodes is gaining popularity among payers. It is episodic risk-sharing, and it can be risky business for physicians.
Sample Credit Card Authorization Policy Form for Medical Practices
Use this sample patient credit card authorization policy to ensure your medical practice is able to collect what it is owed.
Release of Medicare Physician Pay a Sign of the Times in Healthcare
The release of Medicare payments to physicians is just another step toward greater financial accountability for all physicians, no matter who reimburses your practice.