Beginning January 1, 2020, we see a valued impact from additional CMS support for CCM that allows for more paid non-face-to-face time for your sickest patients.
2020 CMS Code Updates: Remote Patient Management (RPM)
CMS have finalized significant changes related to RPM which is great news for the providers who need more time monitoring and managing their patient's condition outside of the practice.
2020 CMS Code Updates: Transition Care Management (TCM)
TCM services reduced readmission rates, lowered mortality, and decreased health care costs. With the added value of this program, the reimbursement rates will be increasing. …
Dr. Preet Goraya Joins Orb Health as Chief Operating Officer
Orb Health announced today that it has hired Preet Goraya, MD, MBA, to oversee Medical Operations that service the exploding demand for its virtual Chronic Care Management service.
Orb Health Opens New US Headquarters to Meet Skyrocketing Demand
We’re excited that we’ve met key service and profitability milestones so quickly that we can now expand our footprint into the great State of Texas that has welcomed and embraced our business.
Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find
The new study found that patients who received drug therapy alone did not experience more heart attacks or die more often than those who also received bypass surgery or stents, tiny wire cages used to open narrowed arteries.
Typo in Regulation Costs Kansas Hospital $600K
Via Christi Hospital in Wichita, Kan., is out nearly $600,000 for the cost of treating a patient after the state's supreme court held Nov. 1 that a typo in Kansas' workers' compensation medical fee schedule is to be considered the "plain language" of the regulation.
FQHCs and Rural Health Clinics Can’t Catch a Break
More than 46 million Americans live in rural areas, and the system often works against them in nearly every dimension of care.
Orb Health to Exhibit at Becker’s Hospital Review CEO/CFO Roundtable
Orb Health to Exhibit Virtual Chronic Care Management Solution at Becker’s Hospital Review CEO/CFO Roundtable November 11th-13th in Chicago, IL…
2019 Medicare Shared Savings Program Measurements for ACOs
This document describes methods for calculating the quality performance benchmarks for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) that are participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (Shared Savings Program) and presents the benchmarks for the quality measures for the 2019 quality performance year.