Thursday, 20 June 2013 09:17
Here are three spine surgeons on how electronic medical records have altered their daily interactions with patients.
Published in Spine
Friday, 24 May 2013 15:57
The majority of physicians and hospitals say bundled payments have the most potential to improve healthcare affordability rather than patient-centered medical homes or accountable care organizations, according to survey results from Booz & Company.
Friday, 24 May 2013 15:55
Sens. Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) have introduced the Medicare Audit Improvement Act, a bipartisan companion bill to the House version that aims to reform Medicare Recovery Auditors, better known as Medicare RACs, according to an AHA News Now report.
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 16:57
Naya Kehayes, managing principal and CEO of Eveia Health Consulting and Management, recommends hospitals and other providers ask payors these two questions during negotiations within managed care contracts regarding claims payment and covered services.
Thursday, 01 March 2012 16:29
Here are five best practices for managing claims at orthopedic and spine groups.
Thursday, 15 December 2011 10:24
Cristina Bentin, CCS-P, CPC-H, CMA, president of Coding Compliance Management, discusses several commonly miscoded orthopedic procedures.
Monday, 22 August 2011 14:58
Here are five tips for maximizing contracts for orthopedic procedures.
Thursday, 07 July 2011 10:14
The feud between spine surgeons who were involved in the research and development of Medtronic's Infuse and the surgeons who feel the product was inappropriately marketed continues to escalate, according to two letters set for publication in the July 12 issue of The Spine Journal.
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Thursday, 14 July 2011 14:18
Here are five ways you can build a stronger coding process.
Monday, 27 June 2011 13:44
Here are five ways orthopedic surgery centers can optimize profitability.