An Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) is a formal system of providers and sites of care that provides both health care services and a health insurance plan to patients in a defined geographic area. The functionalities included in an IDN vary, but can include acute care, long-term health, specialty clinics, primary care, and home care services—all […]
MCH sees major issues with medical record system conversion http://m.oaoa.com/news/government/ector_county_hospital_district/article_e34d7c74-bbf7-11e7-9e24-bfe4d7a66390.html?mode=jqm Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone
Monthly podcast from HFMA http://www.hfma.org/podcast/ Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone
Read this report from the Advisory Board on ways you can improve revenue cycle performance now. Hospitals leaving $22M on the table
NCDs (National Coverage Determinations) and LCDs (Local Coverage Determinations) are decisions by Medicare and their administrative contractors that provide coverage information and determine whether services are reasonable and necessary on certain services offered by participating providers.
http://thehappyhospitalist.blogspot.com/p/free-evaluation-and-management-hospital.html Lectures on E&M levels of Hospital procedures
http://emuniversity.com/Level3EstablishedOfficePatient.html Great info on tracking cpt codes for billing. Gives you the Level of visit. Easy to understand.
The Right Questions to Diagnose Physician Practice Financial Pains Article taken from HFMA.org website http://www.hfma.org/Content.aspx?id=29597#.V55d8M-ISxo.email Major themes 1) Do You Know What Your Payers Are Paying? For example, I once talked to an orthopedic group that was being underpaid for a common injection they billed for quite often, which resulted in a loss of hundreds […]
https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNProducts/downloads/RuralChart.pdf https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Manuals/downloads/bp102c13.pdf https://www.cms.gov/center/provider-type/rural-health-clinics-center.html