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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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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Not-for-Profit Newsletter – Summer 2017

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THREE CRITICAL PRIVACY ISSUES EVERY NONPROFIT ENTITY SHOULD CONSIDER BOARD GOVERNANCE: A BOARD MEMBER’S PERSPECTIVE IRS FOCUSED ON CHARITABLE DONATION SUBSTANTIATION COMPLIANCE ALIGNING YOUR PEOPLE STRATEGY WITH YOUR ORGANIZATION: STRATEGY = RESULTS WHAT THE WHITE HOUSE TAX PLAN MEANS FOR CHARITABLE GIVING MEET SASB: WHY SUSTAINABILITY METRICS ARE SMART FOR NONPROFITS and more… View Publication

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – Summer 2017

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THE NEW MEASUREMENT OF VALUE IN MEDICINE: UNDERSTANDING OUTCOMES & COMPETITION IN A CHANGING INDUSTRY THE EVOLVING CYBER THREAT & HOW HEALTHCARE CAN MITIGATE IT BLOCKCHAIN COULD BE THE ANSWER TO HEALTHCARE’S INTEROPERABILITY PROBLEM and more… View Publication

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Critical Access Hospitals: Optional Payment Method

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Optional Payment Method Under Section 1834(g)(2) of the Social Security Act, a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) may elect the Optional Payment Method, better known as Method II Billing, for the payment of both facility services and professional services furnished to its outpatients by a physician or practitioner who has reassigned their billing rights to the […]

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Significant Changes Proposed to EBP Audit Reporting

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In an effort to improve communication value, audit quality and relevance of the auditor’s report, the AICPA Auditing Standards Board (ASB) has issued an exposure draft proposed Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS), Forming an Opinion and Reporting on Financial Statements of Employee Benefit Plans Subject to ERISA.  The exposure draft will significantly affect and alter […]

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Significant Accounting & Reporting Matters: Q2 2017

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Second quarter 2017 View Publication »

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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – Spring 2017

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Back to Basics: Why Adhering to Central Real Estate and Facilities Management Principles is Critical for Hospitals in Time of ACA Uncertainty How Hospitals Can Improve Cyber-Response by Forging a Stronger Relationship Between Counsel & IT Why Understanding Valuation Methods Is Paramount to Success of Early-stage Health Tech Companies New Accounting Standard Presents Unique Challenges […]

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Significant Accounting & Reporting Matters: Q1 2017

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First quarter 2017 View Publication »

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Social Security Number Removal Initiative (SSNRI)

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Social Security Number Removal Initiative (SSNRI) BACKGROUND The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015 requires the removal of Social Security Numbers (SSNs) from all Medicare cards by April 2019. A new Medicare Beneficiary identifier (MBI) will replace the SSN based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) on the new Medicare ID cards for […]

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – Winter 2017

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Cures Act Provides World of Opportunity for Healthcare Innovation but Requires Providers to Read the Fine Print to Mitigate Compliance Risk IoT in Healthcare Presents Opportunity but Also Prompts Higher Guardrails Around Cybersecurity, False Claims Act As Healthcare Focuses on False Claims Liability, Industry Should Mind the GAAP and more… View Publication

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