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COVID-19: Additional $20 Billion CARES Act Fund Allocation

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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COVID-19 CARES Act: Provider Relief Fund Allocation

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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COVID-19 CARES Act: Hospitals Must Proceed Carefully

By Jerilyn Morrissey, MD and Jay Ahlmer, CFA

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Improving Hospital Performance: A Counterintelligence Operation

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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Chasing KPI’s: How Department Metrics Undermine Hospitals' Medicare Advantage Performance

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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Medicare Advantage: The New RACs

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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Not Hitting Your Revenue Cycle Benchmarks? Look at Utilization Management

By Joseph Zebrowitz, MD

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The Role of the Physician Advisor in the Observation Rate Conversation

The Role of the Physician Advisor in the Observation Rate Conversation

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Medicare Advantage or Disadvantage?

OIG Raises Concerns About Service and Payment Denials Under Medicare Advantage Plans

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Aligning Payor-Provider UR Practices – Proceed with Caution!

 Aligning Payor-Provider UR Practices – Proceed with Caution!

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You Can’t Get the Right Answer if You Don’t Ask the Right Question

In 2013, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized the “Two-Midnight” Rule addressing when beneficiary hospitalizations are appropriate for inpatient payment under Medicare Part...

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Vulnerabilities Remain Under Medicare’s 2-Midnight Policy

In 2016, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) published a report, “Vulnerabilities Remain Under Medicare’s 2-Midnight Policy”, summarizing the first findings of hospital billing patterns since...

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