More than two decades ago, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was signed into law. One of its most signiﬁcant provisions was to create a standard method of protecting patient data, regardless of where it resides. In 2000 additional...
In an effort to lower the costs of one of the major components of healthcare, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has instituted a new hospital price transparency rule. Expected to go into effect on Jan. 1, 2021, the rule will require all non-federal...
The 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (aka ARRA, aka Stimulus Program) brought with it unprecedented incentives for healthcare providers to widely adopt electronic health records, and they did. One year later, the passage of the Affordable Care Act resulted...
This world-renowned academic medical center is dedicated to discoveries that advance science, outstanding patient care throughout the world, and the education of physicians and scientists who carry on its legacy of excellence.
Proactive management of your revenue cycle and keeping up with provider enrollment requirements and processing times are keys to maintaining a healthy bottom line.
This 350-physician group provides convenient, high-quality healthcare to communities in New Jersey, offering a full range of outpatient health services including urgent care, primary care, specialty care, and occupational health.
The modern American health system is an extremely complex environment characterized by a state of constant flux. Driven by both healthcare reform and technological innovation, financial pressures are changing the way care is delivered. As a result
Contracts store some of a health system’s most valuable information. While the basic terms and conditions they contain are carefully designed and negotiated, contracts can subsequently remain locked away, whether in paper or digital form.
Skilled negotiators are like musical virtuosos. They have an extensive repertoire of tactics from which to draw, and they know
when and how to make them a part of their performance. But negotiating healthcare contracts for capital