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Staying ahead of the curve: analysis and trends from industry experts.

2018

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July 5, 2018

MD Anderson Decision Emphasizes Need for Encryption or Alternative

On June 1, 2018, an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) for the US Department of Health and Human Services…

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June 27, 2018

Regulatory Compliance in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology and its use in regulatory compliance continues to mature, it has taken on…

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June 26, 2018

A New Way to Pay Skilled-Nursing Facilities

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has been working to overhaul the skilled nursing facility (SNF)…

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June 18, 2018

Keeping the ‘Care’ in Healthcare

We see big non-healthcare players like Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan forming independent companies in an effort to…

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June 18, 2018

FIRRMA is Coming: How to Get Ready

On May 22, 2018, congressional committees in both the US Senate and House of Representatives advanced the Foreign…

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June 11, 2018

Asking “What’s In It For Me?” Makes Things Happen

As leaders, we are constantly driving toward organizational success. Individually, we strive to do a good job. We…

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June 11, 2018

The ABN: The Most Misunderstood and Underutilized Document in Healthcare

The Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN) is a collection tool that many medical practices do not know how to implement and sustain after implementation. ABNs become particularly difficult when providers have multiple potential points of care as the form must be completed and signed by the patient before a health care service is provided.

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June 4, 2018

Strategy Today: Beyond Planning

It used to cost millions to launch a tech startup: now it’s thousands.[1] We can no longer be…

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May 31, 2018

Tackling the Long-Term Challenges of GDPR Compliance

May 25th marked the implementation deadline for the European Union’s General Data Protect Regulation (GDPR) across the European Union. This sweeping regulation impacts not only the operations of EU-based companies but also those of any company storing the personal information of EU residents.

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May 29, 2018

Innovation is About Placing the Right Bets

A lot of people think about innovation only in terms of the next iPhone, Airbnb, or Uber. In…

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