Category Archives: Finally Friday!

Open-Mike Discussion Group

“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

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“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

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“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

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” New Appeals Settlement Options

Friday, November 17 2017 New Appeals Settlement Options: Low Volume Appeals & Expanded Settlement Conference Facilitation …Or… HHS’ Excuse for their Epic Failure, speaking to the Federal Judge who ordered them to reduce the OMHA Appeals Backlog:   Finally Friday! … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” 340B and You – Operational Challenges in 2018

Friday, November 10 2017 340B and You: Operational Challenges in 2018 …Or… And you thought the smoke was bad from the forest fires… So this is a still picture of the 340B Train… see the label?  Neat, huh? BUT… the … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” Alternative Facts in Documentation and Denials

Friday, November 3 2017 Alternative Facts in Documentation and Denials …Or… When Your Data and Documentation Go Bad But some people want to insist that it’s a banana, and they feel they can either (a) prove it, or (b) ignore … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” PEPPER Reports: Part 2 of 4

Friday, October 27 2017 PEPPER REPORTS – Part 2 of 4  Coding Aspects in PEPPER & a PROACTIVE Method of Analysis …Or… You can’t change the world without getting your hands dirty… Oh, AND… you’ll be needing a TEAM!   … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” PEPPER Reports – Part 1 of 4

Friday, October 20 2017 PEPPER REPORTS – Part 1 of 4  Introduction to PEPPER & It’s Significance for Audits/Auditing …Or… This is CMS’ “tell” – and they ain’t bluffing. GET the Handouts Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” The State of the Union for Value-Based Healthcare Initiatives

Friday, October 13 2017 The State of the Union for Value-Based Healthcare Initiatives …Or… It’s not exactly Hobson’s Choice. Yet. GET the Handouts Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, ZirMed, and MAS Coding Solutions THIS WEEK, … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“Finally Friday!” Is Your CDI Program on the Right Track?

Friday, October 5 2017 How & Where to Change The Focus of Your CDI Program …Or… Are You On the Right Track? And even if you are, Did you Board the Right TRAIN? GET the Handouts Finally Friday! Broadcasts are … Continue reading

Posted in Finally Friday! | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment