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Advanced Practice Provider Compensation Alignment as a Strategy Multiplier: Implementing Value-Based Reimbursements

By Stephen Ross, MHA, FHFMA, CMPE, Manager | Coker Group

It is easy to recognize that the healthcare industry is moving from a predominantly fee-for-service model to a value-based reimbursement system that rewards both hospitals and physicians based on quality outcomes, cost efficiency, and patient experience. Broad-scale payment reform initiatives, such as MACRA and MIPS, […]

By |November 15th, 2017|

Revenue Cycle: Is Your Process Healthy? The Numbers May be Misleading!

Revenue cycle (RC) operations are dynamic with many different components impacted by variables within practice operations. Given the diminishing margins in healthcare, proper attendance to the RC processes is essential. Whether the practice is in a heavily managed payer environment, remains mainly fee-for-service, or is an elective, i.e., cash-only business, the revenue cycle system […]

By |August 23rd, 2017|

Webinar – Bundled Payments: What All Providers Should Know About This Emerging Payment Model

On Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 1pm EDT Max Reiboldt, President/CEO and Ellis “Mac” Knight, MD, Senior Vice President/CMO will lead a webinar presentation on bundled payments. This webinar will be hosted by Greenbranch Publishing and the cost will be $237.

Bundled Payments are becoming more and more recognized as the preferred method.

Bundled Payments are […]

By |August 14th, 2017|

Healthcare Cybersecurity: Is Your Data Protected?

Healthcare cybercrime, a form of online terrorism that has been impacting other industries over the past 20 years, is now threatening the very safety and well-being of our nation’s healthcare system. Daily, we read about security breaches in small, medium, and large healthcare organizations that often effect hundreds, thousands, or even millions of people […]

By |July 5th, 2017|

Implement Healthcare Leadership Development to Maximize Profitability

Depth of  healthcare leadership development is vital to an organization’s strategic success. Further developing the members of your organization’s leadership team  pertinent to decision making style and effective communication amongst the team is an important step in culture building and in ultimately implementing strategy. Coker Group has the experience not only to assist you […]

By |July 5th, 2017|

In a World of Increasing Vulnerability to Cyber Attacks: Are You Protected?

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) announced Tuesday, June 27, that another international ransomware attack occurred and may be affecting Healthcare and Public Health Sectors. The malware is known as GoldenEye or Petya and Ukraine was ground zero for the infection. The attacked shut down important infrastructure including central banks, airports, metro transport, and […]

By |June 29th, 2017|

Adapting Hospital Employed and Private Practice Compensation Models for Clinical Integration

Coker Group is working with MentorHealth to present a webinar on July 25, 2017, at 1:00pm EDT. This webinar, titled “Adapting Hospital Employed and Private Practice Compensation Models for Clinical Integration” will be led by Justin Chamblee, CPA, Senior Vice President. Details for this session are below and you can click here for pricing […]

By |June 22nd, 2017|

Looking For a High-Quality Healthcare Business Valuation?

The healthcare reform, reimbursement pressures, increasing operating costs, and capital needs are stimulating merger and acquisition activities involving hospitals, medical groups, physicians, and other healthcare businesses to occur at a rapid pace. From initial strategic planning to the finalization of the transaction, and to post-transaction financial reporting, subject business valuation plays an integral role […]

By |June 12th, 2017|

Physician Compensation Advice: Are Your Compensation Arrangements Fair Market Value and Commercially Reasonable?

A look at healthcare news articles should highlight the government’s focus on compliance with respect to physician compensation arrangements. Tuomey, Adventist, Halifax, Citizen’s Medical Center, Broward Health… the number of recent settlements are becoming too numerous to track. In response to this, health systems should increase their focus on compliance in this arena, looking […]

By |June 12th, 2017|

Aligning Hospitals and Physicians – Clinical Co-Management Agreements

Many are aware that the healthcare industry is moving from a pure fee-for-service model to one that rewards both hospitals and physicians based on quality. Primarily, however, reimbursement is still based on fee-for-service, with significant uncertainty about how the specifics of future reimbursement paradigms will look.However, such reimbursement clearly will be based on factors […]

By |April 21st, 2017|