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Web Exclusive: Are Your Business Associates Accountable for HIPAA Compliance?
HITECH intends to beef up HIPAA compliance among business associates that handle personal health information. But is...
Former Danbury Hospital CFO pleads guilty to wire fraud charge
William Roe, the former CEO of Danbury Hospital arrested in August and charged with defrauding the hospital out of...
OIG to monitor Medicare, Medicaid IT upgrades, incentives
As the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services prepares to upgrade its computer systems and begins to award...
Web Exclusive: Charged Up About Chargemaster Automation
If there’s one area you cannot afford to take your eyes off, it’s the chargemaster. With every revenue...
The New IT Landscape For Health Insurers
Periodically, a dramatic change in an industry enables chief information officers to step up and play a decisive role...
Emergency room complaint source of Bristol hospital’s Medicare notice
An investigation stemming from complaints about the handling of a belligerent emergency room patient by a Bristol...
Insurers seek more flexibility to avoid health reform mandates
Health plans will lobby lawmakers and regulators over the August recess for greater flexibility to avoid some...
Lawsuit: HMA paid doctors to refer patients to specific hospitals
The former executive of a.inline_topic:hover { background-color: #EAEAEA; }Physicians Regional Medical Center at...
Grand jury: Jackson Health System a ’colossal mess’
Jackson Health System is a "colossal mess" that must be governed in a new way, a Miami-Dade grand jury said...
Medical device makers pan FDA proposals
  Proposed changes to the U.S. system for regulating medical devices are more objectionable to the industry...

Book: The Long-Term Care Compliance Toolkit
It’s just good business sense to have an effective compliance program—but if that’s not enough motivation, the Patient...
Audio Conference: Manage Revenue Integrity and Audit Activity
During this 90-minue audio conference, our speakers will explain how to work across departments and build a strong...
Audio Conference: PEPPER for Critical Access Hospitals: Identify Your Audit Risk
During this 90-mintue audio conference, our speakers will explain PEPPER and tell you how to use your report to...
Audio Conference: Revenue Cycle Digital Library
A searchable, Web-based resource that provides online access to HCPro’s expertly developed Revenue Cycle books...
Continuing Education: 7th Annual ACDIS conference
The 2014 Seventh Annual ACDIS Conference will feature a diverse range of sessions on the latest trends and cutting-edge...
Audio Conference: 2014 IPPS Final Rule Explained
The sheer volume of new payment and quality information, along with new patient status proposals that will be in the...