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Why You Need Compliance for Your Physical Therapy Practice
What Does This Mean for Your Practice and Why Should You Care

Compliance… the required evil that everyone with a physical therapy practice wants to avoid.  What does this mean for your practice and why should you care? Why You Need Compliance for Your Physical Therapy Practice What does this mean for your practice and why should you care?  In a broad sense it means that there […]

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Mandatory Claims Submissions… Is it really Mandatory? Here’s What You Should Know!

  Physical therapists must submit claims to Medicare for covered services provided to Medicare patients. That’s my story and I’m sticking to it! Manditory Claims Sumbmissions?  Is it Really Manditory?  Here’s What You Should Know! Last week I jointly presented a program about Medicare’s Mandatory Claims Submission requirement with Kara Gainer, JD, Director of Regulatory […]

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HIPAA Compliance – What Physical Therapy Practice Owners Need to Know

It can be a daunting task for small business owners to navigate the complexities of physical therapy HIPAA compliance. Questions and Answers Regarding HIPAA that all Physical Therapy Practice Owners Should Know WHILE WE TYPICALLY FOCUS ON ISSUES RELATED to payment compliance, it is paramount that we understand what other federal regulations apply to us as practitioners […]

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HIPAA Compliance Issues for Physical Therapists – Avoid Small Issues that Can Cost Big Money
Top HIPAA Issues by Healthcare Providers

In this post, BCMS will point out How can you avoid HIPAA Compliance issues for physical therapists. The Office of Civil Rights compiled a list of the top 10 HIPAA compliance issues for 2017.   Their investigations and enforcement of HIPAA resulted in millions of dollars in fines and penalties.   Take a moment to look at […]

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Physical Therapy Private Practice Compliance – Where to Start
How to make sense of physical therapy compliance!

Many practice owners believe that physical therapy private practice compliance is a complex problem.  It doesn’t have to be.  In this post, we will outline exactly where you should start. Physical Therapy Private Practice Compliance Points to Address First, identify the regulations, laws, rules and policies that govern your work.  These could include: Federal, state […]

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