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HEALTH CARE REFORM

How to determine your MIPS participation status

Are you unsure of your participation status in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)…


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READER TIPS

Use weekly meetings with doctors to keep office running smoothly

Meeting every week with the doctors makes a tremendous difference in how smoothly – and also how successfully – an office operates, says…


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BILLING & COLLECTIONS

12 tips for boosting patient payment

The way the bill looks, and reads, plays a major role in when – and whether – the office gets paid. Here are 12 ways to boost patient payment…


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BILLING & COLLECTIONS

3 legal protections to include in your patient debt collection agency services contract

Outsourcing can be an effective way to overcome patient collection challenges. But it can also backfire if the collection agency you contract with uses illegal, unethical or insensitive collection tactics. One of the keys to…


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READER TIPS

Missouri staff train each other on solving the day-to-day issues

The best staff training, says a Missouri manager, is the training staff give one another. At the OB/GYN office…


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HEALTH CARE REFORM

CMS extends 2016 PQRS EHR submission deadline

CMS is extending the submission deadline for 2016 Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) data submission for the…


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MACRA

Don’t know what MACRA will require of your practice? You’re not alone

According to a recent survey conducted by Kareo, a provider of clinical and business management software for independent medical practices, 84% of independent physicians and staff aren’t…


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INSIGHT

4 steps to preventing medical claim denials

By Ricki Ransom  bio
It’s no secret that the relationship between health care providers and insurance companies is complicated. Healthcare providers are spending a significant amount of time and energy with patients just to…


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READER TIPS

By following strict procedures, New York office has ‘a stellar year’

A three-physician New York City surgery practice had a stellar year. It attributes its success to the fact that everybody follows strict and detailed…


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MACRA

Answering your questions about MACRA

Understanding the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) is vital because it changes how Medicare pays physicians for services as well as…


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