Hospital E.R.’s Under UnitedHealth’s Magnifying Glass!

First Anthem, now UnitedHealth. Hospital claims are being scrutinized, especially the more severe Emergency Department visits, which also happen to be the most expensive to United’s commercial and Medicare Advantage endeavors. It’s the new age of coding, and hospitals will feel the burn. They hope the result will be reducing emergency department claims costs. Hospitals…

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5 Things About CMS’ Mandatory Bundled Payment Program that will Cut Costs and Improve Service

CMS is announcing their first mandatory test of shared-risk, outcomes-based payment models and it’s first initiative to make hospitals financially-responsible for patient recovery, up to 90-days after a knee or hip replacement surgery. This landmark program, Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement, will go into effect April 1, 2016. Patient engagement and care coordination technologies will be the…

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How to get your US Green Card?

How to get your US Green Card? Would you like to permanently reside in the United States? For this there is only one solution: be a Green Card holder. Indeed, the Green Card entitles the holder to live and work in the US without any restrictions. Below is a brief overview of the main ways to…

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