Up-Coding, Under-Coding – Huh?

Up-Coding, Under-Coding, Right-Coding - Medical Billing Audits what does it all mean? All medical providers receive requests from Medicare or Medicaid entities to provide documentation to review the accuracy of the coding. These inquiries may result in paybacks or recoupment of funds and/or informational letters describing the nature of the findings. Large health care entities [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:09-05:00August 5th, 2018|Finance, Financial, Healthcare|Comments Off on Up-Coding, Under-Coding – Huh?

ACCOUNTING vs. BOOKKEEPING

I graduated from Luther College from a double major in Accounting and Management [SHOUT OUT to all the Luther Alum around the world!] I entered a fairly common trajectory for an accounting graduate at the time (all documented in my LinkedIn profile – take a look). I took a position with a public accounting firm, [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:09-05:00June 24th, 2018|Business, Finance, Financial, Healthcare, Medical, Small Business|Comments Off on ACCOUNTING vs. BOOKKEEPING

Cost of Patient Statements

This past week I was a sponsor at the IMGMA (Iowa Medical Group Management Association) conference held in Cedar Rapids, IA. My business, FinanSynergy, my vision is to be Iowa’s Premier Health Care Experts. At dinner, the very first night I was thrown a curve ball by someone who has long been in medical administration. [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:10-05:00April 23rd, 2017|Financial, Healthcare, Medical|Comments Off on Cost of Patient Statements

Provisions of the American Health Care Act – Part 1

Effect on Patients and Businesses The American Health Care Act rolls back individual requirements to carry health insurance. Two provisions of the AHCA would be retroactive to December 31, 2015 include: Individuals would not be penalized for being uninsured The Act would eliminate the employer mandate to provide coverage without a financial penalty Other provisions [...]

By |2017-03-18T20:08:51-05:00March 18th, 2017|Finance, Financial, Governments, Healthcare, Human Resources, Medical, Small Business, Taxes|Comments Off on Provisions of the American Health Care Act – Part 1

Real estate laws on the move

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:14-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Acquisitions, Financial, Taxes|0 Comments

Private equity firm takes control

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:14-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Financial, Governments, International|0 Comments

Tax litigation at your door

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:15-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Financial, International, Taxes|0 Comments

Intellectual property disputes

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:15-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Acquisitions, Financial, Governments|0 Comments

Entertainment industry acquisitions

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:15-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Acquisitions, Financial, Governments, Taxes|0 Comments

Technology changing laws

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By |2020-04-28T12:42:15-05:00July 2nd, 2015|Acquisitions, Financial, International|0 Comments