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2014 Fee Schedules & Industry Updates

In this issue: Medicare Updates 2014 Part B Fee Schedules – Cuts Avoided for Three Months Therapy Caps Exception Process Extended Multiple Procedure Payment Reduction Remains in Effect Ohio Medicaid Updates January 1, 2014 Medicaid Rates Leave Day Payment Changes] Personal Needs Allowance Increase   MEDICARE UPDATES 2014 Part B Fee Schedules – Cuts Avoided […]

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Are You Mission Driven?

Meeting fundraising goals, assessing programs, training volunteers — it’s easy to get caught up in administrative responsibilities. But at the end of the day, your organization’s mission is what gives it meaning and direction.   Mission First To be “mission driven” is to have your attention and activities consistently focused on your organization’s mission. Putting […]

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2013 Healthcare Holiday Update

As the year winds down, the Principals and employees of HW&Co. wish you, your staff and your residents the best during this holiday season. With only four weeks left in 2013, we’d like to remind you of a few key issues impacting your operations.   MEDICARE   IMPORTANT: Don’t Lose Out on Part A Coinsurance […]

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Medicare PPS Rate Update

CMS Issues FY 2014 RUG-IV Medicare SNF PPS Rates Effective October 1, 2013   REIMBURSEMENT UPDATE The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the final rule updating Medicare SNF PPS rates for federal Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 in the August 6, 2013 Federal Register. The rates will be effective from October 1, 2013 […]

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