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UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE’S TWO MIDNIGHT-RULE

Although the Two-Midnight Rule has proved to be a lot beneficial for the healthcare organizations, still there are confusions regarding its implementation. When does the clock start ticking when it comes to counting a patient’s midnight in a hospital stay? How can a physician predict how long a patient will need to stay in the … Continue reading UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE’S TWO MIDNIGHT-RULE

BUNDLED PAYMENTS AND CASE MANAGEMENT IN HOSPITALS

Earlier, healthcare providers were reimbursed by insurance companies and governmental agencies for different procedures used in the service provided. This was under fee-for-service healthcare system. Many agree that fee for service has not only increased healthcare costs but has also affect quality care. In Fee-for-value healthcare system third-party payers reimburse healthcare providers to deliver the … Continue reading BUNDLED PAYMENTS AND CASE MANAGEMENT IN HOSPITALS

INTERDISCIPLINARY CARE ROUNDS: STRATEGIES FOR STARTING AND MANAGING WALKING ROUNDS

Traditionally, there was one to one relationship between patient and the physician. But now in this emerging and developing era of healthcare there is a need of continuous interaction between the patient and the healthcare delivery system which can be achieved through interdisciplinary care rounds. Interdisciplinary round model of care is considered to be the … Continue reading INTERDISCIPLINARY CARE ROUNDS: STRATEGIES FOR STARTING AND MANAGING WALKING ROUNDS