Risk and Compliance Management

Nurse’s arrest highlights need for proper procedures for handling requests from law enforcement

September 5, 2017

A chaotic encounter between police and a Utah nurse captured on video should give practice leaders pause for how they prepare their organization’s employees for dealing with law enforcement.

 Compliance planning by the numbers

September 1, 2017

Understanding which compliance issues have the highest probability of an audit and the most severe penalties for noncompliance can help you prioritize your compliance planning.

 Driving targeted patient care: Taking a holistic approach to analytics

September 1, 2017

Shore Quality Partners has used data-driven care management to bring better outcomes for high-risk and rising-risk populations.

 Overcoming the healthcare industry’s cybersecurity problem

September 1, 2017

Data breaches in the healthcare industry are increasing. Find out why the industry is so vulnerable and what you can do to protect your practice.

 Seven steps to avoid CLIA-waived test violations

September 1, 2017

Follow these steps to avoid penalties and improve patient care when it comes to regularly performed laboratory tests.

 Strengthening the provider-payer relationship to enhance performance in risk-based arrangements

September 1, 2017

If your practice is considering a risk-based arrangement with a payer, make sure you do your due diligence and find the right agreement for your organization.

 When physicians are found liable for noncompliance

September 1, 2017

Recently, physicians and medical practices are being hit with fraud and abuse allegations. Learn from the corporate integrity agreements that have come from the settlements to help protect your practice.

When disaster strikes, does your practice have a plan in place?

August 31, 2017

When a storm like Hurricane Harvey hits, does your practice know how to handle it? In a recent MGMA Stat poll, 78% of respondents said they had an emergency preparedness plan in place.

Does your practice know what to do when protected health information gets in the wrong hands?

August 29, 2017

Technology is changing the way practices transfer protected health information (PHI). Is your organization prepared? Get tips from regulatory compliance advisor Kathryn Wickenhauser.

 A candid look at physician misconduct and managing the threat of your own medical staff

August 1, 2017

It is important to understand what physician misconduct looks like and how you can take timely action against it.

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