Posts Tagged: penalties

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Health Law Tax Penalty? I’ll Take It, Millions Say. They New York Times, Octover 26, 2016. Many people are refusing to be forced into buying insurance, and are paying the penalty instead. 2) Readying… Read the rest »

In New York a definitive end is in sight. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Starting on March 27, 2016, New York… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Top 7 reasons doctors get slapped with malpractice suits. Healthcare IT News, December 9, 2015. The top reasons physicians get sued for malpractice include failure to diagnose, poor documentation, and failure to follow safety… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Obama announces new steps to combat heroin, prescription drug abuse. The Washington Post, October 21, 2015. The Obama administration announced that it will takes to increase access to drug treatment and expand the training… Read the rest »

If you use a file-sharing app, you might want to think twice. A Massachusetts hospital is paying a fine of $218,400.00 and must reevaluate its privacy and security policies. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date… Read the rest »

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) surprised many when it announced it would work with the American Medical Association (AMA) to ease the transition to ICD-10. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) HIT Policy Committee workgroups: Stage 3 rule in need of fine-tuning. FierceEMR, May 12, 2015. The Health IT Policy Committee workgroups don’t agree with all of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ suggestions… Read the rest »

It’s very likely that your practice may face Medicare-Provider penalties. Nearly 40% of providers will have their payments docked 1.5% due to failing to submit data in 2013. We can help your practice stay on top of government regulations and guidelines.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact… Read the rest »