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IQCS: Individualized Quality Control Program

By 2013, OSHA / HIPAA / CLIA, Practice Management Tips, Regulatory Compliance
IQCS: Individualized Quality Control Program Does our lab have to do all this additional work? Our compliance department has received numerous calls from physician offices that have in-house laboratories asking the question, "Does my laboratory have to do all this additional work?" The answer is, "No! But...you might decide that IQCP would improve the reliability...
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DON’T MISS THE OSHA HAZCOM TRAINING DEADLINE

By 2013, OSHA / HIPAA / CLIA, Practice Management Tips, Regulatory Compliance
DON'T MISS THE OSHA HAZCOM TRAINING DEADLINE Employees must be trained by December 1, 2013 OSHA Hazmat Pictogram "Exposure to hazardous chemicals is one of the most serious threats facing American workers today," said U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis. To help reduce risk of injury from exposure to harmful chemicals, OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard...
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OSHA “Dream” Training Video Sample – Medical Compliance Training

By 2013, OSHA / HIPAA / CLIA, Practice Management Tips, Videos
OSHA "Dream" Training Video Sample - Medical Compliance Training This one-hour filmed training is unlike typical training videos. The movie captures the attention of its audience. It opens with a disheartened OSHA inspector reflecting on past inspections that are demonstrated through reenactments of real-life safety scenarios that can occur in medical and dental practices. Safety...
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Speed Up Payments with CAQH’s EFT Enrollment Utility

By 2013, Practice Management Tips, Practice Profits
Speed Up Payments with CAQH's EFT Enrollment Utility A new tool from CAQH can help your practice receive payments faster, thus helping to create a healthier financial picture for your practice. By using CAQH's EFT Enrollment tool, providers can securely enroll in electronic payment programs with payers. The site streamlines enrollment in these programs by...
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Top 10 Billing Mistakes Made by Medical Practices

By 2013, Practice Management Tips, Practice Operations, Practice Profits
Top 10 Billing Mistakes Made by Medical Practices Many practices make common billing mistakes that negatively affect practice profits. The following tips will help your practice establish billing practices that can result in healthier profits! Verify the patient's insurance eligibility and demographic information prior to or at the time of service. Collect the proper copays...
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