Category Archives: Billing

They’re Going Around: Local Health Department Billing Headaches

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State and federal budgets are shrinking while the cost of providing clinical services is steadily increasing. The billing software at many Local Health Departments across the US is antiquated. Patient data is located in multiple software systems and on paper. It’s impossible to create reports or get access to accurate data. Errors and inconsistencies continue […]

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Improve Your Collections Process with 5 Easy changes

Improve Your Collections Process with 5 Easy Changes

Is your healthcare organization missing out on revenue due to an outdated or ineffective collections process? Navigating healthcare billing complexities equally demands the right team and the right technology. Whether your organization serves as a public health department or functions as a behavioral health center, you need an EHR, Practice Management, and Billing solution with […]

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What Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) Need to Know About the 340B Drug Program

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While healthcare funding and new regulations continue to evolve, there can often be confusion about various programs for federally funded centers on how these programs intersect. For safety-net providers like Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) and publicly funded family planning clinics, plans like the 340B drug pricing program are intended to stretch scarce federal resources […]

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Are You Down with PPS?

If you are currently billing to Medicaid or Medicare, you are likely familiar with the Prospective Payment System (PPS) outlined by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). For Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) or those looking to get Health Center designation, PPS rates are updated yearly and the system is changed more frequently […]

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