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“Special Edition” Disruption in 2018: Providers & Payers

Friday, May 4, 2018 Disruption in 2018: Providers & Payers …Or… It’s a banner year for somebody. Somewhere. Maybe.   Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, and The Sixth National PA/UR Boot Camp THIS WEEK, we are welcoming … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” What Does Disruption in Healthcare Look Like?

Friday, March 23, 2018 What Does Disruption in Healthcare Look Like? And How Will It Affect Patients and the Nation? …or… Evidently, Yoda never learned to use spell check… Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, Sound Physicians … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Length of Stay: Is it still relevant in the age of value based care?

Friday, March 16, 2018 Length of Stay (LOS): Is it still relevant in an age of value based care? …or… There’s more to LOS than the cost of a bed. Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Unicorns, Dragons and Inpatient TKAs

Friday, March 9, 2018 Unicorns, Dragons and Inpatient TKAs Legendary Creatures and Other Fantasies …or… Quit chur lollygaggin’ and Just Do What is Right ( oh com’on.. yeah yeah, we know *some* TKAs will still be inpatient… maybe… ) Finally … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” 2018 Updates: Official Coding and Reporting Guidelines

Friday, February 2, 2018 2018 Updates: Official Coding and Reporting Guidelines …Or… Working with WITH and other Black Holes Both YOU AND YOUR CODERS can actually avoid these revenue-sucking issues… Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” How to Capture Medical Necessity Up Front

Friday, January 26, 2018 How to CaptureMedical Necessity Up Front …Or… What a concept! See… “early” is the same thing as “up front” so… you get it, right?   Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, Sound Physicians and … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Trends and Changes in 2018 for HHS, Audit Focus, 340B, Coding, Case Management

Friday, January 12 2018 Trends and Changes in 2018 for HHS, Audit Focus, 340B, Coding, Case Management …Or… Can we get back to providing care more, please? From a report in 2008, but hey, has it changed much in the … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” The Rebirth of CDI

Friday, December 15 2017 The Rebirth of CDI …Or… If we feed it right, it’ll come out beautiful, right? Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, and Sound Physicians THIS WEEK, we’re again have Glenn Krauss with us … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Physician Advisor Best Practices

Friday, December 8 2017 Best Practices for the Best Results with an Onsite Physician Advisor …Or… How do you get the best bang for your buck? The question is often asked:  onsite or offsite? What’s better?   Finally Friday! Broadcasts … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Problems & Observations of Observation’s Problems

Friday, November 30 2017 Problems & Observations of Observation’s Problems …Or… How do you kill something that’s not supposed to be alive? Evidently, Stephen King is the not the only one who can dream up something that JUST WON’T DIE … Continue reading

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