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2012-07-22 23:01:28

Although revenue dropped during the recession, an aging population will increase demand for industry services. However, recent legislation will likely influence consumers to use at-home nursing care to reduce costs. In addition, decreasing Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement rates and tougher pricing negotiation from private insurance companies will hamper profitability over the next five years. To stay afloat, operators will diversify services to attract customers and buoy profit margins....

2012-07-18 01:24:39

Physicians tend to share patients with colleagues who have similar personal traits and practice styles, and there is substantial variation in physician network characteristics across geographic areas, according to a study in the July 18 issue of JAMA. Physicians are embedded in informal networks that result from their sharing of patients, information, and behaviors. "These informal information-sharing networks of physicians differ from formal organizational structures (such as a physician...

2012-07-16 23:01:03

Social Security disability expert answers common questions about seeking benefits Belleville, Ill. (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 Serious vision disorders cause thousands of Americans to leave work and can qualify them for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, according to Allsup, which represents thousands of people applying for SSDI each month. Allsup and other organizations nationwide are raising awareness during UV Safety Month in July about the damage from ultraviolet rays. Skin...

2012-07-10 23:01:00

Change Reduces Administrative Burden on Physician Offices and Speeds Payment Newport News, VA (PRWEB) July 10, 2012 SOLUBLE SYSTEMS, LLC announces that TheraSkin, a real skin therapy that effectively treats chronic wounds, will be added to the Medicare Part B Average Sales Price File* effective July 1, 2012. “This significant development reduces administrative burden on physician offices and speeds payment through claims automation,” remarked Kerry McCarter, CEO of Soluble...

2012-07-06 23:03:52

The OIG issued its 2012 Work Plan and chiropractic claims are outlined in their agenda. Billing Buddies, a premier billing service located in Minnesota offers expert assistance to chiropractors across the United States. This article is written by Bonnie J. Flom, CMRS, author of Mastering Medisoft and CEO of Billing Buddies located at 1423 Ford Rd, Minnetonka, MN 55305. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 In the OIG 2012 Work Plan, chiropractic services were outlined to be reviewed....

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