The Ashton Report Interview: David Wassersman, SPG…
It’s now been almost nine months since the Trump administration began announcing tariffs on steel and aluminum from most of the major suppliers outside the U.S. and six months since 10% tariffs on wide-ranging but select Chinese products kicked in. So, we asked David Wasserman, president at SGP Inc., a consulting firm that specializes in… This content is for registered members of The Ashton Report or paid subscribers to The Ashton Report Insider only. Please register by clicking the button below to get full access.
Why Outsourcing Your Medical Billing is The Solution
The Drawbacks of In-House Billing Limited Revenue Cycle-Medical Billing Staff The success of an In-House billing department is primarily dependent upon staff. Typically, in-house billing staff is comprised of one billing person, one collections person, one posting person, and one utilization of review person. If the facility is conducting verification of benefits, there is typically … Continue reading Why Outsourcing Your Medical Billing is The Solution →
Reporting Tips versus Service Charges
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Urinary Tract Infection
Urethritis is an injury or irritation of the urethra, the thin tube that carries urine out of the body from the bladder. This provides a clear understanding about the causes, prevention, symptoms and treatment of urethritis.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
AMR For Sale; Trumpcare's First Victim
There is an article on Modern Healthcare from last week entitled Envision ponders the once-unthinkable sale of its ambulance business. For those of you unfamiliar with the Envision name you are probably more familiar with their ambulance holdings, American Medical Response (AMR). The article cites the following from Envision CEO Chris Holden at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference: At Raymond James, Holden said Envision's debt is about 4.3 times EBITDA, which is above the 3 to 4 times EBITDA that the company feels comfortable at. If AMR were to be sold, it would bring Envision down into that range, he said. EBITDA stands for Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amorization. While this is not…
New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options: What Happens Next?
Changes may soon be seen with new health insurance marketplace coverage options. Consult eligibility experts to help your patients with their queries.
Urology 101 Video
In this introduction video to urology, you will learn about what urology is, what urologists do and what a urologist treats!
Energy-Dense vs. Routine Enteral Nutrition in the Critically Ill
James is a 19-year-old who was recently in a motor vehicle accident that occurred on a winding road as he was driving back from the coast after a weekend of surfing. He was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU), intubated, and was receiving mechanical ventilation. Prognosis appeared guarded, but the treating team felt that they should consider if and when to commence enteral feeding. They wondered how many calories they should aim for if they go that route Cumulative energy deficit has been associated with adverse outcomes in critically ill patients. Current guidelines recommend that energy intake match energy expenditure. However, fewer than 60% of patients receive the recommended energy intake Investigators from the Australian…
Park Medical Billing, is a premier medical billing service provider in NJ/NY. Entrusting your...
Park Medical Billing, is a premier medical billing service provider in NJ/NY. Entrusting your medical billing to our team of medical reimbursement specialists ensures that your claims are submitted correctly in a timely manner, each and every time. Unlike most billing company that provides one standard set of reports, PMB can fully customize reports specifically tailored to the needs of your practice. Our reports give you clear analysis of the revenue cycle in your practice. Our technologically advanced billing system, combined with over 25 years of medical billing experience will give you peace of mind, while generating continual cash flow. Park Medical Billing Inc. is fully compliant with HIPAA regulations, and stays up to date with…