Physician Referrals

Selected news for the healthcare topic - Physician Referrals, collected since 10/2017. There are 256 items in the archive. This healthcare topic shares news with Stark Law, Mental Health and several others.

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5/5/2022 Front Desk – Patient Representative Coordinator – Broward – GuideWell Sanitas – Fort Lauderdale, FL medacura.com ... record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.- Interview patients to complete insurance and privacy forms.- Receive insurance co-pay payments and post amounts paid to patient accounts.- Schedule and confirm patient appointments, check-ups and physician referrals .- Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff- Ability work in a fast-paced environment- Protects patient confidentiality, making sure protected health information secured by not leaving PHI in plain sight and logging off ...
4/20/2022 How Can You Improve Referral Management at Your Practice? getreferralmd.com ... down on your referrals management process, how would you rate it? Referral workflows and the data these processes yield can be poorly documented and difficult to understand. One study looked at the workflows around physician referrals and found:- Just over one-third of patients fail to follow up on the referral you provide them, which could indicate they are missing critical care they need- Of those that do go to ...
4/19/2022 CKHA Offering More Mental Health Services in Wallaceburg ckxsfm.com ... latest announcement builds on our momentum of redevelopment at this site and reaffirms our commitment to program and service delivery.”The clinic will run every Tuesday from noon until 4pm and will require physician referrals .That will be in addition to the Rapid Access to Addiction Medicine, or RAAM clinic, that also runs Tuesday afternoons.“Our outpatient psychiatry clinics in Wallaceburg will offer clients comprehensive mental health services provided ...
4/13/2022 ASCs could be anesthesia group's ticket to profit Becker's ASC Review ... questions about the extent to which a physician can refer patients to the center without running afoul of the Anti-Kickback Statute, which prohibits the exchange of anything of value, such as discounts, with physician referrals .A pain management practice that employs a certified registered nurse anesthetist to provide anesthesia services in an ASC that is partially owned by the anesthesia group can retain profits. Thus, there are situations in ...
3/31/2022 Medicaid and emergency room utilization | Deloitte Insights deloitte.com ... Medicaid coverage.Emergency room (ER) use is driven by many factors; among them are perceived need for urgent care, severity of the medical condition, availability and accessibility of ERs and other ambulatory care, and physician referrals to ERs. Studies suggest that some uninsured individuals—who may lack access to alternative care settings—use ERs for nonemergency conditions. 1 Our analysis of the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) data finds that ...
3/25/2022 Pomerene Hospital offering mobile clinics in Danville each month mountvernonnews.com ... offer COVID-19 testing, but it tests for COVID-19 antibodies. Some tests, such as a complete blood count, require a physician's order, said Sprang. Depending on the test results, the hospital will issue physician referrals if necessary to people who don't have a regular physician. The mobile unit can make health care more convenient by bringing it directly to rural communities, Sprang said. "We are traveling to you instead ...
3/11/2022 Physician referrals jump 46% with health information exchanges & 5 more study insights Becker's ASC Review Six study insights published by Becker's in the last two weeks:1. Health information exchanges have increased physician referrals by 46 percent, according to a study from New York-based University at Buffalo School of Management.2. Shifting to a more integrated healthcare approach could help save health systems money, improve medical staff experience and health outcomes, according to a March 8 report from the Samueli Foundation.3. Patients using ...
2/25/2022 Capacity Constraints Prove Costly for LHC Group Home Health Care News ... to just 0.6% as of Feb. 18. Meanwhile, opportunities for growth and policy tailwinds together create a strong outlook for the company, Myers explained.“There’s an increasing demand for our services, with new physician referrals at an all-time high for us, along with an increasing number of existing and potential partners reaching out to us to manage their post-acute programs,” he said.Based in Lafayette, Louisiana ...
2/21/2022 Pine Rest expands footprint with new clinic grbj.com ... individuals between the ages of 18 and 35 seeing the greatest need for mental health care.“Unfortunately, the need has become so great that this expansion is simply to relieve the backlog of physician referrals and individuals seeking testing and assessments at the center,� said Mark Eastburg, president and CEO of Pine Rest. “This new facility doubles the center’s capacity and allows us ...
2/19/2022 Ventas , VTR announced fourth quarter earnings season operating loss of $-176.96 millions, company raises it's earnings guidance. csimarket.com ... compete to attract and retain residents and patients to our properties based on scope and quality of care, reputation and financial condition, price, location and physical appearance of the properties, services offered, qualified personnel, physician referrals and family preferences. In the case of MOBs, we and our third-party managers compete to attract and retain tenants based on many of the same factors, in addition to quality of the affiliated ...
2/15/2022 Pine Rest expands access to Psychological Consultation Center services wzzm13.com ... is in response to the huge increase in demand for services since the onset of the pandemic.“Unfortunately, the need has become so great that this expansion is simply to relieve the backlog of physician referrals and individuals seeking testing and assessments at the center,” said Mark Eastburg, Ph.D., President and CEO of Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services. “This new facility doubles the center’s capacity and allows ...
2/14/2022 Pine Rest Expands Access to Psychological Consultation Center Services pinerest.org ... 4,800 patients in 2021. The largest area of expanded need was among people ages 18 to 35.“Unfortunately, the need has become so great that this expansion is simply to relieve the backlog of physician referrals and individuals seeking testing and assessments at the center,” said Mark Eastburg, PhD, President and CEO of Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services. “This new facility doubles the center’s capacity and allows ...
2/9/2022 Blue Shield of California's New Maternal and Infant Health Initiative Offers Innovative, Comprehensive Program to Improve Health Equity - BartDay bartday.com ... offers a comprehensive program to help address disproportionate mortality rates among mothers and children, especially in underserved communities. Services are available to expecting and new mothers in Fresno, Los Angeles , and Sacramento counties through physician referrals .“At Blue Shield of California , we’re taking a holistic approach to improving the health outcomes for mothers and their babies,” said Susan Fleischman , M.D., chief medical officer at Blue Shield of California ...
2/9/2022 Blue Shield of California's New Maternal and Infant Health Initiative Offers Innovative, Comprehensive Program to Improve Health Equity PR Newswire ... offers a comprehensive program to help address disproportionate mortality rates among mothers and children, especially in underserved communities. Services are available to expecting and new mothers in Fresno, Los Angeles , and Sacramento counties through physician referrals ."At Blue Shield of California , we're taking a holistic approach to improving the health outcomes for mothers and their babies," said Susan Fleischman , M.D., chief medical officer at Blue Shield of California . "We believe ...
2/3/2022 Occupational Therapist – Advocate Aurora Health – Green Bay, WI medacura.com Evaluates and executes appropriate treatment for patients within spectrum of care with emphasis on quality of care, continuity of services, and cost-effectiveness. Provides medically prescribed occupational therapy and establishes a plan of care for patients.Interprets physician referrals and evaluates the patient’s physical, perceptual, cognitive, social, and vocational abilities and their impact on the patient’s activities of daily living.Establishes a plan of care and implements individual ...
2/3/2022 Occupational Therapist weekends – Advocate Aurora Health – Green Bay, WI medacura.com Evaluates and executes appropriate treatment for patients within spectrum of care with emphasis on quality of care, continuity of services, and cost-effectiveness. Provides medically prescribed occupational therapy and establishes a plan of care for patients.Interprets physician referrals and evaluates the patient’s physical, perceptual, cognitive, social, and vocational abilities and their impact on the patient’s activities of daily living.Establishes a plan of care and implements individual ...
1/26/2022 Inadequate Tech Buckling Under Pandemic Strain for Nursing Home Staff skillednursingnews.com ... the care continuum.Manual administrative duties transfer to referrals too, the survey found. Only 4% of respondents chose social media as their most common source for referrals, compared to 32% who cited in-person physician referrals .Roughly 71% of patients use search engines as a first step to find nursing home reviews.The majority of respondents were between the ages of 30 and 44; 33% of surveyees were in the ...
1/7/2022 Elements pertaining to the establishment of a false claim homeworkhandlers.com in Uncategorized / by adminWhat are five elements pertaining to the establishment of a false claim under the False Claims Act?HIPAA privacy standards were designed to accomplish what three broad objectives? Explain each.Stark II laws prohibit physician referrals to entities in which the physician has a financial relationship. What are 10 specific designated health services (DHS) for which referrals […]The post Elements pertaining to the establishment of a ...
12/18/2021 Patient Services Representative- Conversion – Change Healthcare – Wyoming medacura.com Overview of PositionThe Patient Services Representative will be the initial point of contact guiding patients through activities such as confirming medical history or insurance verification, as well as providing physician referrals . Whether it be in a remote role or in our contact center when it is safe to be onsite again, the Patient Services Representatives will be responsible for handling both inbound calls and providing a great customer service ...
10/28/2021 Indiana health system allegedly violated Stark Law by awarding physician referrals, offering high salaries Becker's ASC Review Community Health Network's motion to dismiss a case alleging the health system violated the Stark Law by rewarding physician referrals and exceeding fair market physician compensation values was denied Oct. 20 by the U.S. District Court.The allegations were first raised in a complaint filed in 2014 by the Indianapolis-based health system's CFO. The state declined to intervene after an investigation, but the DOJ alleged that Community Health system's ...