DoctorsManagement, LLC Announces Acquisition of Rose Shattuck and Associates

By | 2018, DM in the News
PRESS RELEASE DoctorsManagement, LLC Announces Acquisition of Rose Shattuck and Associates Knoxville, Tennessee, May 14, 2018 Healthcare consulting firm DoctorsManagement announced today the acquisition of Rose Shattuck and Associates (RSA), a healthcare consulting firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina. DoctorsManagement has acquired RSA’s assets and customer contracts and the merged businesses will operate under the...
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Why the Scoring Mechanisms of Medical Decision-Making are Flawed

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing, DM in the News, DM Newsflashes
Why the Scoring Mechanisms of Medical Decision-Making are Flawed By Shannon DeConda| May 10, 2018 The scoring mechanisms of the MDM are suggested tools, not rules or laws. In our last article we explored how time in conjunction with medical decision-making (MDM) must support the same level of service, and why that rule makes sense....
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Employee handbooks: A sword or shield?

By | 2018, Human Resources
Employee handbooks: A sword or shield? Philip Dickey, MPH, PHR, SHRM-CP Partner, Director of Human Resources  Why have an employee handbook? One common mistake by some doctors is failing to realize the need for well‑defined practice policies. Too often, doctors simply allow practice policies to evolve. Policies and procedures created on an ad hoc basis...
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Fostering a culture of compliance in 2018 and beyond

By | 2018, Regulatory Compliance
Fostering a culture of compliance in 2018 and beyond Sean Weiss, CPC, CPC-P, CPMA, CCP-P, CMCO, ACS-EM Partner, VP and Chief Compliance Officer This year (2018) healthcare organizations must focus on creating a culture of compliance to ensure effectiveness and efficiency. Focusing only on “compliance” leaves practices and hospitals exposed to areas of liability, often far...
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Analysis: Impact of the Trump tax cut

By | 2018, Accounting
Analysis: Impact of the Trump tax cut Blake King, CPA, MAcc, MT, CVA Partner, Director of Accounting On Dec. 22, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) was passed in to law. The TCJA represents the biggest change to our tax system since 1986. At over 500 pages, it is without question complex,...
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