Opting Out of Medicare

Whenever Medicare changes its rules, providers express interest in opting out of Medicare. Indeed, many clinicians are wondering about, and opting out of third party payment systems for a variety of reasons (low payment, no payment, and hassle factors), which we will explore in another article. However, with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act …

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Copays, Coinsurance and Deductibles

Both patients and healthcare providers are faced with situations where out of pocket healthcare cost are rising. Patients may have difficulty meeting their share of the cost while providers may struggle with wanting to waive fees and balance that with cash flow issues. But there is more to it than that. Before you do that you’ll …

[VIDEO] Cash Practice?

Each day I receive plenty of email from Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants/Associates and other clinicians who have questions about starting a practice, practice models, business development or a variety of other topics pertaining to practice operations, management and marketing. This video (below) answers a question I received from one individual but encompasses a question I …