An early analysis of the federal health exchange
After a very rough start, the federal health exchange managed a healthy rebound before the March 31 general signup deadline. Similarly, state exchanges have hit some glitches but are also now up and running. Click Here for More ...
PNC’s Jeff Holt shares red flags, security measures to plug internal theft opportunities
When Jeff Holt begins talking to groups about healthcare embezzlement, he immediately gets everyone’s attention with these opening remarks:
“Look to your left and right. Click Here for More ...
|Grade: Needs Improvement|
Report card highlights deficits in children’s physical activity
Remember when P.E. was the ‘easy A’ in school? Evidently that’s no longer true.
The 2014 United States Report Card on Physical Activity for Children & Youth highlights just how far the country has fallen off the honor roll when it comes to getting our school-aged kids to move and play. Click Here for More ...
|Capitalizing on the ICD-10 Conversion Delay|
Practice management consultant provides tips for easier transition
Healthcare providers collectively exhaled when the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the adoption of ICD-10 would be delayed a year, after Congress adopted the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014. Click Here for More ...
|Incorporating the New Telemedicine Model Policy|
Federation of State Medical Boards releases long-awaited model policy
In mid-spring, the Federation of State Medical Boards released a long-awaited model policy that provides the group’s first guidance on telemedicine since the early 2000s. Click Here for More ...