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RVUs at Work Relative Value Units in the Medical Practice SECOND Edition by Max Reiboldt and Justin Chamblee

RVUs at Work 2nd EditionSure, you’re busy. But is your medical practice productive?

Greenbranch Publishing announces the Second Edition of RVUs at Work: Relative Value Units in the Medical Practice, a practical print (and Ebook) by Coker Group’s Max Reiboldt and Justin Chamblee that gives medical practices breakthrough control over costs, compensation, productivity, managed care contract negotiations in light of new accountable care scenarios.

This book provides the latest information on RVUs and applies working knowledge to executives who are tasked with measuring various areas of productivity in the medical practice within the current healthcare landscape. Specific recommendations around physician productivity in the context of RVUs and the accountable care era are covered, including quality outcomes and allowable reimbursement.

Clear and easy to read -- written in layperson’s terms so practice administrators and physicians can immediately begin to implement an RVU approach.

New chapter on Legal Aspects of using RVUs for compensation – Real world scenarios for private practice, and hospital-employed physician settings.

Your 2014 and beyond blueprint -- how best to apply and use RVUs in the management and evaluation of provider performance. Order RVUs at Work here.

 

Auditing Physician Services: Verifying Accuracy in Physicians Services and E/M Coding To Protect Medical Practices

Take the steps to audit your own practice …. before the Government or Third-Party Payer does!

Protect your practice from governmental and third-party payer audits! This book explains complex reimbursement and coding rules and provides audit sheets for key, high-risk areas including E/M services.

Today, medical practices face major risks if they don’t code physician services accurately. Practices that violate the complex government regulations governing coding may face audits by the Office of the Inspector General for HHS, Recovery Audit Contractors and Medicare Administrative Contractors, and the consequences of such audits can be severe. Order Auditing Physician Services here!



The Medical Practice Guide to ERISA: Employee Retirement Income Security Act


New book helps medical practices use the secrets within the ERISA regulations to their benefit and an increase in practice profitability.

The Federal law ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act) helps the majority of medical practices make carriers pay on claims that are now being denied, delayed and recouped. A small percentage of practices understand how ERISA works -- yet with this new book, ERISA could possibly become a practice's best friend!

ERISA is complex and most medical practices "Don't know what they don't know when it comes to dealing with ERISA!" Practices are in the dark in understanding how to protect their employer's rights in collecting the monies owed them. All practices have problems with timely filing denials and refund requests, and this book provides simple guidance on how to use ERISA and make it work for the practice's best interest. Order The Medical Practice Guide to ERISA here.

The Field Guide to Physician Coding 2nd Edition by Betsy Nicoletti

Now in it's second edition!

Written by nationally-renowned physician coding expert Betsy Nicoletti, The Field Guide to Physician Coding 2nd Edition delivers a payload of precise information on coding rules and relevant billing guidelines. Her explanations shed light on why the rules were created and how certain topics are linked to other information about which you must be aware. Nicoletti also steers you to critical source documents for today's coding rules so you don't have to spend hours hunting for key facts in long official documents. Order Field Guide to Physician Coding here.