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How the Right Technology Helps with Behavioral Health Diagnosis

Dec 11, 2018 2:27:33 PM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in Behavioral Health, behavioral health assessments, Chronic Care Management, Medical Billing Service, medicare chronic care management, Medicaid, PreValuate, Billing Solutions, HRSA, CMS

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The gradually maturing discipline of affective neuroscience is beginning to showcase emotion as much more than a simple reaction to stimuli. Biologists are beginning to accurately predict behavioral states from emotional databanks. Psychologists are collaborating with technologists and neurologists to define a new wave of behavioral health studies, and the results may affect us sooner than we think.

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CMS Regulatory Changes and Potential FQHC Impact

Nov 28, 2018 10:39:28 AM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in FQHC, Medicaid, medicare reimbursement, Medicare, Medical Billing Service, Billing Solutions, RHC, CMS, MACRA, HRSA

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Need another resolution for 2019? Probably not, but we have one for you anyway, and it’s important. We’re counseling our safety-net clients to pay closer attention to what’s going on with CMS.

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Where have all the children gone? Census undercounts render a million children invisible

Nov 8, 2018 3:18:38 PM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in Revenue Cycle Management, Medicaid, Billing Solutions

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Peek-a-boo. I don’t see you!

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Update: Medicaid waivers and expanding care by collecting on self-pay balances

Oct 16, 2018 3:06:17 PM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in RetroPay, Medicaid, FQHC, Medical Billing Service

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Don’t let the Kentucky case fool you. Medicaid waivers aren’t going anywhere. And they will likely include onerous work requirements and prohibit retroactive enrollment.

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For safety-net providers, Florida proves particularly challenging. It just may get worse.

Jul 27, 2018 4:18:44 PM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in Revenue Cycle Management, Medicaid, Medical Billing Service, RetroPay, Billing Solutions, RHC, FQHC

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It’s tough to be sick and poor and in Florida. It’s almost as tough to be a FQHC or CHC that serves the sick and poor in Florida.

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