HEALTHCARE PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

How Will Obamacare Affect Working Families and the Poor?

Passage of the Affordable Health Care Act promised healthcare to millions of uninsured Americans who couldn’t afford it, were unable to obtain it, or didn’t qualify for other programs. The Act expanded Medicaid, called for the establishment of insurance exchanges and... read more

The Obamacare Timeline – 2010 to 2018

The Affordable Healthcare Act, also known as Obamacare, contains almost 500 different elements. Various features of the Act were designed to take effect over the course of the next eight years, with a complete implementation date of 2018. It was one of the signature... read more

Impact of Obamacare on Senior Citizens

According to Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, 11,000 seniors are becoming eligible for Medicare each day. As new elements of the Affordable Healthcare Act are introduced, seniors will see changes in their Medicare coverage, out-of-pocket... read more

HIPAA Malpractice and What You Need to Know

HIPAA compliance is the most important consideration for medical billing specialists. Billers work with personal, confidential and sensitive patient information and they’re tasked with protecting that data. In this informative article, Nitin Chhoda shares the 18-point... read more

Malpractice and Negligence in EMR Defined

Nitin Chhoda differentiates between malpractice and negligence. They may seem connected to each other but they can be experienced by the practice individually, and it is important to avoid these two lawsuits from occurring. Already, there have been significant... read more

Healthcare and Insurance in the United States

Nitin Chhoda explains how insurance and healthcare in the United States differ from other countries. He discusses how healthcare is tied to insurance in order for Americans to afford proper healthcare. Healthcare and Insurance in Other Places In some countries, the... read more