Navigating LTC Medicine’s Turbulent Waters

What strategies should LTPAC Medical Groups use as waves of change sweep through our environment?  These disruptions include major Mergers & Acquisitions, and market entry by new Acute Care based groups trying to manage patient risk under BPCI.  This Blog covers our current recommendations for assessing short & long term risks. Changes in LTC Medical … Click to continue reading

AMDA Live Webinar: The Pitfalls of EHRs

AMDA Live Webinar: The Pitfalls of EHRs June 16th @ 7:00 – 8:30pm Eastern Recording also available if you can’t participate in the live activity Here is a link to the webinar registration form http://www.amda.com/cmedirect/pitfalls-emrs.cfm Also, I’ve organized a presentation at AHIMA LTPAC HIT Summit – our talk in on Tuesday, June 23rd @ 8AM. … Click to continue reading

Mining the 2016 draft CMS SNF Regulations for LTPAC Medical gems

Today’s blog focuses on CMS data and quality initiatives which can help us better manage LTPAC Medical practices. CMS’s regulatory cycle for institutions follows the federal fiscal year (Oct – Sept).  The Physician/Part B program follows the calendar year.  This provides a window of time for medical groups to identify opportunities and challenges that are … Click to continue reading