TMA Practice E-Tips is a popular e-newsletter published twice a month that offers four brief, practical tips for managing a medical practice in Texas. Each issue gives you hands-on, use-it-now advice on coding, billing, reimbursement, HIPAA compliance, office policies and procedures, practice marketing, and much more, along with useful links for more information.
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3. Read the latest issue of TMA Practice E-Tips below.
March 27, 2015, Issue of TMA Practice E-Tips
New, Under-the-Radar Government Audits Surface
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has started an audit of the Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive payment programs through an IT company called Arch Systems. Here's what to expect.
Three Keys to Stronger Practice Operations
With the many challenges that face today’s medical practices, business operations remain at the core of a practice’s ability to be successful and profitable. How you manage these three factors can
make or break your long-term success.
What’s Your Policy for Unused Paid Time Off?
Do any state laws govern how to handle unused paid time off when an employee leaves our practice?
Payer Roundup, March 2015
In case you missed these — here is a roundup of useful items from health care payment plans’ newsletters and updates, compiled by TMA’s reimbursement specialists. This month, we’ve included Medicare updates from Novitas Solutions, along with information from private payers.
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