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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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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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The Medicaid work requirement will mean more uncompensated care

Jun 19, 2018 2:29:43 PM / by Chris Caspar, CEO posted in RetroPay, Revenue Cycle Management, Medicaid, Medical Billing Service

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If you don’t think about it too hard, it may make sense: Require able-bodied Medicaid recipients to work. So the Trump Administration policy that allows states to revoke Medicaid coverage from certain adult Medicaid enrollees who don’t meet employment requirements may seem sound.

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Finding the Right Medical Billing Service – What You Need To Know

Jun 12, 2017 4:28:22 PM / by Altruis posted in Medical Billing Service

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Choosing (or changing) the medical billing service you work with can be stressful. You aren’t just picking the company that will handle day to day billing—you’re selecting the RCM partner you’ll count on to keep your organization compliant, ahead of the curve, and forward-looking as reimbursement shifts from fee-for-service to value-based models.

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