Providers may charge for missed appointments, but…
Policies for missed-appointment fees must be clear and conspicuously posted, and are best acknowledged in writing by practice patients. However, when charging a...more
Health care providers can choose to enroll in, participate in, or opt out of Medicare, but… -
Not everyone can choose equally and their choices will net direct outcomes in their practice income. Medicare jargon can be...more
Most health care providers believe they understand their duty to report child abuse, but...
There are a number of overlapping and apparently conflicting public policy objectives and the legal requirements can get...more
In a difficult economic environment, many health care providers are actively trying to increase cash flow and reduce administrative expenses. One potential way for providers to accomplish these goals is to discount their...more