Finding Effective Staff Incentives

Mar 19, 2018 at 04:30 pm by steve

U.S. businesses spent $90 billion on non-cash incentives for staff in 2015. Only 26 percent of businesses offered any non-cash options. "The biggest obstacle to finding incent.... Read More

New Tools for Providers in False Claims Actions

Mar 19, 2018 at 04:01 pm by steve

A pair of Justice Department memos have made waves in the past month and have the potential to significantly impact the way the federal government prosecutes civil enforcement.... Read More

The Providers Role in the New Medicare ID Transition

Feb 14, 2018 at 10:57 am by steve

"The one thing doctors should be doing is making sure their patients have their address correct with Medicare," says Phillip Allen, billing service manager with MediSYS. "The.... Read More

Malpractice Premiums Trend Low

Feb 14, 2018 at 10:42 am by steve

A historic run of low medical malpractice premiums continues across the U.S., including in Alabama. "Of the companies that have rates filed in Alabama, I haven't seen a change.... Read More

Updating Business Associate Agreements ─ A New Year's Resolution

Feb 14, 2018 at 09:44 am by steve

Around this time each year, I like to remind healthcare providers about certain matters they can address at the beginning of each year--a New Year's Resolution perhaps. You kn.... Read More

March 2024

Mar 20, 2024 at 11:19 am by kbarrettalley

Your March 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!