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    Billing Under Another Provider's Number

    An Oklahoma physician agreed last August to pay the government $580,000 to resolve allegations that he violated the False Claims Act, read more.

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    OIG Report Estimates That Medicare Paid...

    On June 7, 2017, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a report... read more.

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    Improve Collection Efforts

    Collecting from patients is one of the more difficult aspects of medical practice management.

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    The Social Doctor

    Five ways to use social media to your advantage:

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    eClinicalWorks Agrees to Pay $155 Million

    On May 31, 2017, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that eClinicalWorks (ECW), one of the nation’s largest vendors of EHR... read more.

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    5 Tips for Physician Recruiting

    Physician recruiting is a necessary part of running a practice or hospital. Here are some tips to help you avoid hiring the wrong physician.

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    ALERT – New ACA Notice Requirements

    The final rule implementing certain procedural requirements of Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) became effective this month...

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    Protect a Physician’s Online Reputation

    What is a doctor to do in this digital age when every disgruntled patient has their own digital barrel of ink through physician review sites and...

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    Patient Privacy and Social Media

    During the last several years, social media has become more prevalent in our personal and professional lives. For health care professionals...

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    Physician On-Call Obligations

    Physicians who serve as being “on call” for a hospital—and physicians who refer patients to them—should understand their obligations when they are...

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    Terminating a Physician-Patient Relationship

    Severing a relationship with a patient is often a difficult decision and a difficult conversation. Providers may decide to dismiss patients for...

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    Risk Management for Telephone Encounters

    Miscommunication is often at the core of situations that lead to adverse events and possible medical liability claims. One of the key areas where...