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June 20th, 2016 With the rise of Medicare enrollment, more individuals purchasing health plans through exchanges, and fewer employers interested in offering health benefits, the payment model is shifting dramatically. To be successful in this new world, hospital leaders need a new approach.
May 8th, 2015 New financial incentives, called the physician value-based modifier (VBM), allow the federal government to boost or lower the amount it reimburses physicians and eligible providers — including physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) — based on how they score on quality measures and how much their patients cost Medicare.
April 30th, 2015 Billing for locum tenens physician services can be confusing. As a result, money is often left on the table by facilities that don't know how to bill for these services correctly. Check out this video to learn how to capture every revenue dollar for physician services in your facility.