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“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

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CMS Settles 300,000 Hospital Appeals

$1.3 Billion Paid to Providers The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has settled almost 300,000 appeals with over 1,900 hospitals under the Hospital Appeals Settlement, formerly known as the CMS Global Settlement Offer for Existing Appeals of Inpatient … Continue reading

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CMS 68% Settlement Offer Scorecard Worksheet

Craneware created a “scorecard” for hospitals to use in an attempt to quantify the value of CMS’ Global Settlement for appeals of RAC denials. CMS set the deadline for hospitals to decide and file to accept the settlement offer by … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Solutions to RAC ADRs, Global Settlement Offer

FRIDAY September 26, 2014 Solutions to Recent CMS Initiatives How Some Providers Address Them Get the Handouts One thing’s for sure… it’s not boring around here, is it? This week we’ll cover two key subjects and the re-appearance of RAC … Continue reading

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Many Changes Posted in CMS Global Settlement Offer FAQs

CMS posted many changes to their Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) documents about their recently issued proposed settlement terms – demanding an “all in” stance – for acute care hospitals with appeals stuck in the highly over-burdened Medicare appeals process, on August … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” CMS Global Settlement Offer for Existing Appeals of Inpatient Claims

CMS Offers 68% for Your Appeals: How will it work and is it a good deal ? Get the Handouts Late on Friday August 29, 2014, CMS issued proposed settlement terms to acute care hospitals with pending appeals of denials … Continue reading

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CMS Global Settlement Offer for Existing Appeals of Inpatient Claims

CMS Offers to Go “All In” for 68% CMS issued proposed settlement terms to acute care hospitals with pending appeals of denials for inpatient claims, on August 29, 2014. In an evident attempt to appease pressure from Congress and the provider … Continue reading

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