Business
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A Quick Guide to the Marketplace Open Enrollment – Begins Nov 15

Linda Ringquist - October 22, 2014

Open enrollment is right around the corner for the Marketplace. Are you prepared? Do you know what changes are slated for 2015? Open enrollment is right around…

Business
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Stopping the Revolving Door of Avoidable Readmissions [VIDEO]

Linda Ringquist - October 20, 2014

The video below gives examples of what some hospitals are doing throughout the country to successfully reduce avoidable readmissions< The video below gives examples of what some hospitals are…

Business
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Can You Afford Readmission Penalties in 2015?

Linda Ringquist - October 18, 2014

CMS recently released the final regulations for 2015 in regard to

ACO Prescription: Cure or Disease? [INFOGRAPHIC]
Business
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Business
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ACO Prescription: Cure or Disease? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Linda Ringquist - October 10, 2014

What are your thoughts on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)? We want to know. What are your thoughts on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)? We want to know.Do ACOs provide…

Measuring Physician Productivity through RVUs
Business
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Business
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Measuring Physician Productivity through RVUs

Linda Ringquist - September 12, 2014

When it comes to the financial bottom line, medicine has evolved to be a business. When it comes to the financial bottom line, medicine has evolved to…

6 Ways to Reduce Healthcare Costs Through Specialty Pharmacy
Business
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Business
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6 Ways to Reduce Healthcare Costs Through Specialty Pharmacy

Linda Ringquist - August 16, 2014

The Value of Specialty Pharmacy URAC AccreditationSymbol of quality, safety and reliability of serviceSeal of approval for employers, consumers, regulators and providers The Value of Specialty Pharmacy…

Millions of Americans Could Lose ACA Subsidies
Business
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Business
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Millions of Americans Could Lose ACA Subsidies

Linda Ringquist - July 21, 2014

Trouble on the Horizon?Yet another provision of the ACA, this one concerning ACA subsidies, is under scrutiny, and this one could change health insurance as we know…

Picture of Mental Health [INFOGRAPHIC]
Specialties
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Specialties
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Picture of Mental Health [INFOGRAPHIC]

Linda Ringquist - July 12, 2014

The number associated with mental illness in the Unites States are staggering, mind-boggling. The supply and demand for mental health services is completely off kilter. As we…

Top 8 ACA Delays: Blatantly Illegal or Temporary Courses of Action?
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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Top 8 ACA Delays: Blatantly Illegal or Temporary Courses of Action?

Linda Ringquist - July 7, 2014

Summary: With so many ACA delays thus far, is the ACA really what we bargained for? Should the President have the authority to delay ACA provisions at…

10 Steps to Boosting Profitability Through the Revenue Cycle
Business
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Business
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10 Steps to Boosting Profitability Through the Revenue Cycle

Linda Ringquist - July 1, 2014

Summary: Profitability can be achieved through addressing the denials portion of the revenue cycle. Summary: Profitability can be achieved through addressing the denials portion of the revenue…