ECG was excited to be a 2018 HFMA Region 5 Dixie Institute sponsor and speak on the hot topic of mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Below are four themes that emerged and stuck with us from many of the keynotes, breakout sessions, and conversations.
We present the seven symptoms that reveal a lurking pathology in physician enterprise operations. Can you recognize some or all of them in your own organization? If so, then it may be time for an operational transformation.
Healthcare organizations that are considering mergers or acquisitions need to address the topic of culture, as lack of attention to this issue has been a factor in the dissolution of many partnerships.
Our medical group cost and infrastructure survey supplies participants with data, analysis, and insight related to direct and indirect overhead and general operating costs across all medical group functions and activities.
At the 2018 AHLA Physicians and Hospitals Law Institute five themes emerged through numerous breakout sessions, keynotes, and conversation.
On January 1, the 2018 final rule regarding payment for Medicare services under the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System went into effect. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) removed knee replacements from the inpatient-only list and defined an outpatient hospital reimbursement rate for these cases.
ECG is proud to have been named the number one overall management consulting firm in the 2018 Best in KLAS: Software and Services Report. This is an exciting honor that is a direct result of our clients’ feedback.
While Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase are not pushing their entire market capitalization to focus on healthcare, even a partial focus will shake the healthcare market.
In the past, coding and compliance programs relied heavily on manual processes and review of code selection to ensure proper coding occurred across the organization. Now, advances in technology can enhance an organization’s coding and compliance programs to help mitigate risk, reduce cost, and improve productivity.
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