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Jim Cremins needed a practice assessment for his Hagerstown, MD medical practice. Dr. Cremins was trying to determine whether to take the practice private. It is currently a hospital-run facility.
Dr. Cremins was referred to Healthscope and Brian King by a former colleague who understood his need for expert guidance. Healthscope reviewed the practice’s financial and production trends and rendered an opinion regarding the feasibility of taking the practice private.
Healthscope was able to offer an assessment and explanation of viable options critical to making this important decision. The financial benefits, expenses and factors in transitioning away from hospital...
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is having a profound effect in the business of health care. While the ripple effects of the law are widespread, there are a few key elements those in the business of health care must understand. Our first tip is related to the effect of the ACA on compensation.
- The ACA is shifting compensation structures for health services.
- The ACA mandates coverage of a number of additional services not previously covered in many health plans, including dozens of preventative services. New converge means additional reimbursements from insurers for these services, which previously may have been ...