StrategyProviders Cheer Biden's Pick For CMS Chief
Chiquita Brooks-LaSure has been tapped to serve as administrator at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Clinical CareIncrease Productivity of Medical Staff Committee Meetings
Make sure there are specific issues, news, or information to discuss. If you find that regular meetings are a waste...
Revenue CycleQ&A: Potential Changes Impacting Case Management
Anytime a new presidential administration moves in, experts try to anticipate what changes it may bring.
NursingQ&A: Battling Case Manager Burnout
Colleen Morley, DNP, RN, CCM, CMAC, CMCN, ACM-RN and Ellen Fink-Samnick MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CCTP, CMHIMP, CRP, DBH(s) recommend...
Clinical CareTransitioning Patients to Postacute Facilities
The challenge will be to find beds, keep patients moving through the system efficiently, and keep hospital staff members from...
Revenue CycleQ&A: Terminating a Business Associate Contract
Chris Apgar, president of Apgar & Associates, LLC, in Portland, Oregon, shares what to do after ending a contract...
Revenue CycleBoosting Morale in Case Management Department
Implementing a budget-appropriate recognition and reward program, such as gift cards or small items mailed to the case manager?s home,...
StrategyLavish Bonus? Luxury Trip? Health Benefits Brokers Will Have to Disclose What They Receive From the Insurance Industry
Employers trust brokers to guide them to the best value, but conflicts of interest abound. Tucked into the coronavirus relief...
Clinical CareQ&A: Guiding End-of-life Decisions
Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP, of EFS Supervision Strategies LLC in Burke, Virginia shares four strategies.
Clinical CareProductivity Tips for MSPs
To accomplish more, you must evaluate your time management and analyze ways to improve.
StrategyKindred Healthcare Announces Leadership Changes
Effective immediately, Jason Zachariah will serve as Kindred Healthcare president, Russ Bailey will serve as president of Kindred Rehabilitation Services,...
Clinical CareDesigning Successful Medication Reconciliation Programs
The issue that healthcare organizations struggle with now is where to get the resources to develop a med rec team...