August 18, 2017

Help with the OMS (Occupational Mix Survey)

The Medicare Wage Index is revised every year with the Occupational Mix Survey updated every three years.  Completion of the survey for 2016 data was due […]
August 7, 2017

You Could be Audited for EHR Incentive Payments

The Electronic Health Record Incentive Program was started in 2011, when it was determined that the process of transitioning to the use of certified electronic reporting […]
August 6, 2017

CLFS Payment Rate Calculations Now Underway

On March 31, it was announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services had issued a formal decision to provide a 60-day discretionary period for […]
August 5, 2017

Potential Loss of CMS Contract Terrifies Hospital and Patients

A few months ago, an announcement regarding the status of a large U.S. hospital left a large number of citizens in shock.  The potential loss of […]