TechnologyTech Helps Oak Street Health Power Its Growth Through the Pandemic
A modified Greenway EHR fuels expansion of primary care clinics for the Medicare generation
Payer6 Best Reimbursement Stories of 2021
Here are the six best reimbursement stories from 2021 HealthLeaders' coverage and beyond.
Revenue Cycle4 Key Issues for the Revenue Cycle in 2022
Taya Moheiser, CMPE, CMOM, owner of ITS Healthcare, and Kem Tolliver, CMPE, CPC, CMOM, president of Medical Revenue Cycle Specialists...
PayerWest Virginia Sen. Manchin Takes the Teeth Out of Democrats’ Plan for Seniors’ Dental Care
Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia opposes adding dental and other benefits for Medicare beneficiaries. He says it will cost...
PayerFlorida Sen. Rick Scott Off Base in Claim That Rise in Medicare Premiums Is Due to Inflation
Sen. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) issued a press release Nov. 16 suggesting that rising general inflation was behind the large increase...
Clinical CareStudy Identifies 10 Most Cost-Efficient U.S. Hospitals
The study found that if all hospitals operated as efficiently as the most cost-efficient hospitals, the Medicare program would save...
PayerMedicare Enrollment Blitz Doesn't Include Options to Move Into Medigap
If beneficiaries decide to use traditional Medicare when they first join the program, they can pick a private supplemental plan...
PayerHHS OIG Updates Healthcare Fraud Self-Disclosure Protocol
The revision unveiled this week incorporates legal changes made since the last revision to the SDP in 2013.
Human Resources'COVID Hit Us Over the Head With a Two-by-Four': Addressing Ageism With Urgency
A greater sense of urgency is needed in light of the coronavirus pandemic's shocking death toll, including more than 500,000...
PayerDespite Restraints, Democrats' Drug Pricing Plan Could Still Aid Consumers
Tamping down drug expenses has been a longtime rallying cry for consumers beset by rapidly rising prices.
FinanceCMS Cuts Medicare Payments to Docs, Extends Telehealth Payments
The conversion factor per relative value unit under the 2022 fee schedule will be reduced to $33.59, down from $34.89...
PayerGeisinger to Pay $18.5M For Hospice Care Billing Violations
After the violations were discovered, Geisinger Community Health Services told the United States Attorney's Office.