Blog Archives  /  June 2016

Keep Your Medicare AND Medicaid House in Order

The headline on the news today was “Hundreds Arrested for $900 Million Worth of Healthcare Fraud.” Although there were arrests in many states across the country (like Pennsylvania, Ohio, Louisiana, etc.), the top states for arrests were Florida, Illinois, New York, Michigan, Californi...

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Appeals Delays Won't Improve Soon, But...

I often get asked, “should we even bother appealing these claims denials?” The question is quickly followed by comments expressing aggravation like, “this WAS a medically necessary trip!” Or, “if we appeal, it takes AGES to get through the process.” Ambulance p...

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Tools to Deal with Repetitive Trips

A fact of life is that people get cancer and need chemotherapy and/or radiation. Others get serious kidney disease and need life-sustaining dialysis. Both types of people often require repeated treatments to respond to their serious health needs. Sadly, many of those patients will become sick eno...

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