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Friday, December 8, 2017

Quality Payment Program Hardship Exception Application Deadline is Fast Approaching!

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December 31, 2017 is the deadline for MIPS eligible clinicians, either participating as an individual or a group, to submit a Quality Payment Program Hardship Exception Application for the 2017 Transition Year. Since Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT) is required for participation in the Advancing Care Information Performance Category of MIPS, eligible clinicians or […]

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Monday, December 4, 2017

MACRA Quality Payment Program: Where are You?

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Eligible clinicians (EC) who do not to participate in the MIPS program or an Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APMs) for the year 2017 will be subject to a 4% reduction in Medicare Part B payments beginning in the year 2019 (1/1/19-12/31/19). To be considered an eligible clinician (EC), the EC must bill more than $30,000 […]

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – FALL 2017

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PILOT PROGRAM TESTS EASING FDA REGULATORY BURDENS FOR LOWER RISK MEDICAL DEVICE PRODUCTS CYBERSECURITY DESERVES INCREASED ATTENTION IN DEAL NEGOTITIONS WHY ASC 606 ELEVATES RISK FOR LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS and more… View Publication

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Not-for-Profit Newsletter – FALL 2017

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ACCOUNTING FOR CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED AND CONTRIBUTIONS MADE IRS REVOKES HOSPITAL’S TAX-EXEMPT STATUS, SHEDDING LIGHT ON SECTION 501(R) COMPLIANCE CONCERNS OBSTACLES TURNED OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NONPROFIT INFRASTRUCTURE CRITICAL CONVERSATIONS BETWEEN MANAGERS AND EMPLOYEES –DO WE HAVE TO? A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO STATE NONPROFIT REGISTRATION AND AUDIT REQUIREMENT RULES and more… View Publication

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

2017 Healthcare Industry Conference

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Join Us for our 2nd Annual Healthcare Industry Conference: Surviving in An Unpredictable Market Invitation and Program PDF Location: Turning Stone Resort & Conference Center – Shenendoah Clubhouse – 5218 Patrick Rd. Verona, NY 13478 Date and Time: November 30th – Program: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM, Registration: 8:30-9:00 AM Cost: $75.00 Includes Continental Breakfast […]

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Monday, October 30, 2017

CMS extends deadline for amending Worksheet S-10

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CMS has again extended the deadline for IPPS hospitals to amend their 2014 and 2015 Medicare cost report Worksheet S-10.  Hospitals now have until January 2, 2018 to refile and ensure their Worksheet S-10 information that is going to be used for the new UCC formula is as accurate as possible.  If a hospital’s 2014 […]

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Friday, October 13, 2017

MACRA: Are You Prepared?

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MACRA: Are You Prepared? Clinicians who qualify for the Medicare Merit-Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) are provided the following options for submitting data in 2017 under “Pick Your Pace” and avoid the 4% reduction in Part B payments for 2019: Option #1-Submit test data and avoid the 4% reduction Option #2-Submit data for a 90-day […]

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Friday, October 6, 2017

2017 EHR Reporting Information

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Visit this link for information on Meaningful use Attestation:  https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Legislation/EHRIncentivePrograms/index.html?redirect=/EHRIncentivePrograms/ 

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

MACRA’s October 2, 2017 Deadline is Approaching. Are You Ready?

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MACRA’s October 2, 2017 Deadline is Approaching.  Are You Ready? Clinicians who qualify for the Medicare Merit-Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) are provided the following options for submitting data in 2017 under “Pick Your Pace” and avoid the 4% reduction in Part B payments for 2019: Option #1-Submit test data and avoid the 4% reduction […]

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