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As physician practices work to understand what’s changed, there are certain aspects of which they need to be aware. The following sections provide key takeaways and offer strategies for meeting the coming year’s requirements.
There are common misconceptions patients have about the disease that physicians can address
ACP made recommendations to address prices in two new policy papers
The proposed rules released by the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in October 2019 include new exceptions and safe harbors, as well as clarifications to the Physician Self-Referral (Stark) Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute and the civil monetary penalty prohibition against beneficiary inducements.
Addressing social determinants is where our health care system falls short.
Gender bias in healthcare can be dangerous for women’s health
Report: Google collecting personal health information from millions of patients without their knowledge
The search giant’s secretive Project Nightingale gathering millions of health records from Ascension hospitals.
There are obvious—and not so obvious—signs to look out for when it comes to drug-seeking patients
Even though physicians have been able to bill CCM since 2015, they still run into problems in terms of getting paid.