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2014-09-03 12:31:41

Home health leaders advocate for targeted program integrity and value-enhancing reforms instead of cuts which will further jeopardize patient access to skilled home healthcare services WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare expressed disappointment in the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission's (MedPAC) letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which called for further funding cuts to Medicare's home...

2014-09-02 23:10:08

New research from HRA shows that accountable care organizations (ACOs) are looking for their relationship with manufacturers to evolve from just selling products to sharing risk for positive patient outcomes. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies should prepare themselves to meet the risk sharing demands from the increasing number of ACOs in the coming years, according to new research from HRA – Healthcare Research & Analytics. In the...

2014-09-02 23:07:17

A complimentary special report is now available. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 BESLER Consulting, a leading provider of Medicare revenue enhancement and protection services for hospitals, is pleased to announce that it has released a special report with an in-depth review of the FY 2015 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) final rule recently posted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. “Hospitals are facing decreased Medicare reimbursements in...

2014-09-02 08:31:49

DMC among few to receive $10 million award from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to test new primary care model in Detroit DETROIT, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has been selected to receive an award of $9,966,608 as part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) Health Care Innovation Awards program. The Principal Investigator and DMC Chief Medical Officer Dr. Suzanne White is one of only 39 recipients of about...

2014-09-02 08:27:17

MarketOptimizer.org adds new report "CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Australia" to its store. It identifies the key trends in the country's healthcare market and provides insights into its demographic, regulatory, and reimbursement landscape and healthcare infrastructure. DALLAS, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Australian healthcare market is a mature market driven by universal healthcare coverage and good access to facilities such as...

2014-08-31 23:05:10

Connexion Point, a leader in contact centers for Health Care, awarded top ten on Utah Business Magazine’s 2014 Fast 50, a ranking of the state’s fastest growing public and private companies. Salt lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Connexion Point, a leader in contact centers for Health Care, awarded top ten on Utah Business Magazine’s 2014 Fast 50, a ranking of the state’s fastest growing public and private companies. “We are honored be in the top ten in the Utah Business...

2014-08-29 23:09:32

Tim Moffitt, representing in North Carolina, spent time with Aeroflow Healthcare to get an overview of the Asheville based DME company and to discuss how the ever changing landscape of healthcare legislation could impact DME providers such as Aeroflow. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Tim Moffitt, who is representing Buncombe County's 116th House District in the North Carolina General Assembly, spent the morning of Tuesday, August 26th with the board of Aeroflow Healthcare and...

2014-08-28 23:09:51

Leading online medical billing and coding school, Med-Certification.com, explains the complicated process of new patient care rules, how they'll effect the industry, and how professionals can take advantage of the upcoming shortage of trained professionals. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 CMMI (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation) is suggesting more attention to coordination and integration of care to address patient needs. What does it all mean? The idea is to...

2014-08-28 16:27:41

Home health leaders advocate for value-based purchasing reform to replace arbitrary across-the-board cuts WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society found that house calls to elderly patients with chronic conditions keep healthcare costs down by reducing the need for expensive emergency room visits. The patients who utilize this care are some of Medicare's most costly patients with multiple chronic...

2014-08-27 08:24:40

List highlights successful Medicare and commercial payer ACO's MARINA DEL REY, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Richard Merkin, President and CEO of Heritage Provider Network, is pleased to announce Heritage California ACO has been named by Becker's Hospital Review in their 2014 top "100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know" list. The list, selected by Becker's editorial team, highlights successful Medicare and commercial payer ACO's for inclusion based on the number of...


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