Medicare Reimbursements

Managing Credential Renewals

Health care practice administrators often receive frustrating communications from insurance companies. The last-minute requests for credentialing renewals can be especially [...]

Rewards Exception to Beneficiary Inducement CMPL

The Office of the Inspector General of the US Department of Health and Human Services recently passed a regulation providing [...]

MACRA: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Explained

In 2015, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act was passed, and by 2019, healthcare providers will begin to see [...]

Medicare’s Hospital Readmission Reduction Program

Established as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medicare’s Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP) attempts to create an incentive [...]

Medicare Hospice CAP Demands and Appeals

Medicare Hospice CAP Demands and Appeals Beginning in 1982, Medicare began offering a hospice benefit to covered individuals needing end [...]