August 31, 2015
With ICD-10 just 30 days away, now is the time to get ready. You can make sure your practice is prepared by following the ABCs of ICD-10
August 26, 2015
Some important notes for ICD-10 Transition and Implementation
August 17, 2015
Our region’s health care providers and physicians have galvanized to ensure that patient home care occurs and is documented according to CMS guidelines. A group of WNC hospital-based home health agencies created a standardized face- to- face document.
July 9, 2015
May 18, 2015
The Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is an innovative model for population health management that is improving the way that providers and primary care practices care for patients. In this model, providers expand access to patients and support them in achieving mutually agreed upon health goals. Patients have the opportunity to become more engaged in their own care and are empowered to work to improve unhealthy behaviors
March 6, 2015
There is a huge spike in patient accounts receivable. These are amounts owed for services you have provided, that the patient himself is responsible for paying. And uninsured patients are no longer the primary culprits.
July 30, 2014
Read this letter from Dr. Bob Henderson II, WCMS President-Elect, regarding Medicaid Reform.
July 24, 2014
"Today the Senate had a clear choice between the health of our state’s most vulnerable citizens and the health of Wall Street corporations, and they chose the corporations."
January 16, 2014
The President of NCMS, Devdutta Sangvai, MD, MBA, told the Medicaid Reform Advisory Group on Wednesday that it is possible to achieve the state’s goals of reforming the Medicaid system using existing infrastructure, and on a timeline consistent with Governor McCrory’s objectives, in less time than it would take to implement a traditional managed care program.