Learn the six most important things a healthcare organization should consider for proper FQHC billing services during the credentialing process.
Finding Patients with Insurance Who Are Medicaid Eligible
Medicaid eligibility can be a huge source of untapped reimbursements for providers of every size. By identifying patients who presented as self-pay but are actually Medicaid eligible, providers can grow their revenue by up to 10% annually, according to a study byTransUnion.
The Trump administration couldn’t abolish the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but it did make significant changes to it and work requirements for Medicaid likely to reduce the availability of coverage or discourage enrollment. So, after years of declining uninsured rates, the U.S. saw coverage gains stall--and for some groups, even drop. That’s a key takeaway from The Uninsured and the ACA: A Primer, a 2019 report from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF). It provides information on how insurance has changed under the ACA, how many people remain uninsured, who they are and why they lack health coverage. We’re taking a look at what this means for our clients--and how Altruis can help.
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.