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Revenue changes for health care in 2016 … So far

Posted by on Jul 6, 2016 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Revenue changes for health care in 2016 … So far

  If there’s one thing health care professionals can agree on, it’s that the shift to value-based medicine will significantly impact the way we do business in the very near future if it hasn’t already. Between new quality incentive programs, such as CMS’s Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, and the continued rush to consolidate within all parts of the industry, it can be difficult to keep track of how this cascade of changes not only affects your day-to-day operations, but also your revenue. Mick Raich, president of Vachette Pathology and Stark Medical Auditing and Consulting, has traveled throughout the country this year to various health care tradeshows and conferences to share his insight on how the health care industry’s ongoing transition to value-based medicine will impact your revenue stream, and more importantly, what you can do to prepare. During this Power Point presentation, Raich outlines several revenue-impacting changes the industry has faced so far in 2016, in addition to a few others that will take effect in the near future. (Note: Some subjects addressed in this recording, such as MIPS, were still in draft form at the time of the...

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Video: Health network consolidation, MIPS signal big changes for private practices

Posted by on Mar 18, 2016 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Video: Health network consolidation, MIPS signal big changes for private practices

Vachette President Mick Raich shares his thoughts on the recent news that the Obama administration plans to begin rating health care networks based on the number of physicians and hospitals within a network and also discusses the new Merit-Based Incentive Payment System that will be used to grade physicians starting next year. Check out our video to learn why these changes are expected to have a major impact on health care providers in the world of private practices and what Vachette can help you do to prepare. If you’re looking for more information on MIPS, click here to download our free white...

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Video: Current Issues in Medical Billing Auditing and Compliance

Posted by on Dec 4, 2015 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Video: Current Issues in Medical Billing Auditing and Compliance

As a pathology practice management and auditing firm, Vachette sees it all. Hear Vachette President Mick Raich talk about some of the “scroogy” things going on lately with medical billing, compliance and government regulations.

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Video: Forced Single Payer System

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Video: Forced Single Payer System

Vachette President Mick Raich talks consolidation in healthcare and what this could mean to your pathology practice revenue. Prefer to read about it? Here’s our recent article on the subject »

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Video: Extended DRG Explained

Posted by on Sep 8, 2015 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Video: Extended DRG Explained

Have you heard of Extended DRG, or Diagnostic Related Group? If not, you will. Watch as Vachette President Mick Raich explains what this means to you and your pathology practice.

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Video: Medicare Proposed Fee Schedule

Posted by on Sep 3, 2015 in Latest News, Videos | Comments Off on Video: Medicare Proposed Fee Schedule

Recently Medicare released a proposed fee schedule — an 815-page document. Vachette President Mick Raich read the whole document … watch as he boils it down and relates some interesting items that pathology practices will want to take note of. Prefer to read about it? Here’s our recent article on the subject »

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