News & Analysis

July 24, 2019
Medicare Web

An analysis of the impact of the three-night requirement for skilled nursing facility admission, wage index reform, and costs of recalled medical devices top the Office of Inspector General’s (OIG) list of top unimplemented recommendations.

July 24, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include an article on waivers available in Louisiana to assist in the recovery efforts from Tropical Storm Barry, a proposed rule on increased flexibilities for long-term care facilities, a proposed decision memo on coverage of acupuncture for low back pain, and more!

July 24, 2019
HIM Briefings

Ensure inpatient coders get an MS-DRG refresher to perfect code assignment and strengthen reimbursement.

July 24, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What is the difference between "wholistic" and "holistic" care as these terms apply to case management?

July 23, 2019
Medicare Web

A recent study from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice found that accountable care organization (ACO) care management and coordination activities were not associated with improved outcomes or spending in patients with complex needs.

July 22, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: Are there are metrics we can use to determine whether our clinical trials are financially successful?

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