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With Health Care At Pivotal Crossroads, HHS Pick Could Signal What Path Trump Wants To Take

President Trump’s selection of a secretary of health and human services could be a turning point in a health care debate that has polarized Washington, as he faces a choice of working with Democrats to fix the current system or continuing his so-far faile Continue reading

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With Price out at HHS, talk turns to replacement candidates

By most accounts, the leading candidate is Seema Verma. Some of her actions at the CMS have alarmed the healthcare industry, including the decision to eliminate and scale back some mandatory bundled payment programs and her plan to seek a “new direction” Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” The Perils of Repeal, Replace, Reform… and a DNR

Friday, August 4 2017 The Perils of Repeal, Replace, Reform… and a DNR …Or… Why Can’t Congress focus on healthcare, and not politics? This is not a game, but Congress continues to act like it is. Why is that? Get … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” The Fate of the ACA, the AHCA & the BCRA

Friday, July 28 2017 The Fate of the ACA, the AHCA & the BCRA Or Something. Maybe. Ok, Maybe NOT. Oops. That’s what I get for planning to talk about something happening in Congress… Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” MACRA Exemptions & Delays

Friday, July 14 2017 MACRA Exemptions & Delays CMS Continues to Pursue Clarity. Or Something. Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, ZirMed, The Fifth National Physician Advisor and Utilization Review Boot Camp, and MAS … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” MIPS Measures Matter

Friday, May 5 2017 MIPS Measures Matter or Like it or Not, Your Future is NOW Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, ZirMed, and The Fifth National Physician Advisor and Utilization Review Boot … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Reviewing CJR Reimbursement Model

Friday, April 28 2017 Reviewing the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model or The Latest Methodology that Fortells How CMS Won’t Pay You Today, Tomorrow and Thereafter Nuff said. Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Population Health Reimbursement Primer: Part 2

FRIDAY March 31, 2017: A Fundamental Change in Reimbursement: Part 2 or How ALL Payors Are Now Forcing the Change to Pay-For-Performance Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health Law Partners, ZirMed, and The American College … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday” Population Health Reimbursement Primer

FRIDAY March 24, 2017: Primer: A Fundamental Change in Reimbursement or ACA, ACHA, YMCA, LBJ, Y.A. Tiddle: Call It What You Will, Not Even Congress Can Stop This Transformation Get the Details Finally Friday! Broadcasts are Sponsored by The Health … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” What’s a Hospital, Payor or Auditor to Do?

FRIDAY February 10, 2017: What’s a Hospital, Payor or Auditor to Do? All these Changes are like trying to get a drink of water from a fire hydrant… or It seems like the Government has decided that there IS such … Continue reading

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