• What You Need to Know About the Social Security Number Removal Initiative

    May 11, 2017 The Honorable Seema Verma Administrator Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 445–G 200 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20201 Re: Social Security Number Removal Initiative Dear Administrator Verma: The undersigned organizations are writing to express concern over the Centers for […]

  • HSA, FSA & HRA

    HSA, FSA & HRA – What are The Differences?

    By Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP Tanya L. Burns and Associates, Inc. Article submitted by Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP, to share a health insurance update. If you’d like to submit an article, email Kelly Sawyer at cflmgma@gmail.com. Since we receive lots of requests to compare HSAs (Health Savings Accounts), FSAs (Flexible Spending Accounts) […]

  • Economic Development on Human Resources

    The Impact of Economic Development on Human Resources

    It is very exciting to drive though Florida and watch the new residential and commercial construction projects being built. It is equally as exciting to watch the unemployment statistics illustrating a strengthening economy. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics current population survey (CPS), the unemployment rate for Florida in April 2017 is 4.5%. Economic […]

  • Physician Hiring Summary 2017

    Physician Hiring Summary 2017

    By Jenni Trebon Regional VP, Southeast Region, Business Development at The Medicus Firm Article submitted by Jenni Trebon, to share a health insurance update. If you’d like to submit an article, email Kelly Sawyer at cflmgma@gmail.com. The Medicus Firm’s annual hiring summary, based on hundreds of physician placements nationwide throughout 2016, reveals a number of […]

  • [Resource] Proven Strategies to Get Patients to Use Your Patient Portal

    You need patients to use your patient portal, right? So, how can you get them on board to meet meaningful use requirements without creating a lot of work for you and your staff? Your patients are a captive audience who listen to your doctors, right? In a perfect world they listen anyway – but we digress. […]

  • As a Medical Director You May Understand the Benefits – But What About the Risks?

    By Vicky VanGorder, CPCU, RPLU Have you accepted the position/title of medical director for a nursing home, surgery center, weight loss clinic, imaging center, laser hair removal center, medi spa or any other facility? If so, do you have professional liability protection for your activities in this capacity? If you don’t know the answer to […]

  • [Survey Results] The Cost of Employee Benefits For The Small Employer

    By Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP Tanya L. Burns and Associates, Inc. Article submitted by Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP, to share a health insurance update. If you’d like to submit an article, email Kelly Sawyer at cflmgma@gmail.com. Since the cost of employee benefits continue to increase for the small employer (under 100 […]

  • Program Materials | When to Call Your Attorney

    At our May meeting, Jessica Kendrick and Sarah Geltz with The Kendrick Law Group, discussed the issues healthcare administrators and managers deal with on a daily basis. Presentation topics included: Document Retention Legal Requests Regulatory Compliance Payor Contracting HR-Employment Issues Contracts To view the presentation, login to your member account and click the “Past Presentation […]

  • Health Savings Account Must Know Facts

    By Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP Tanya L. Burns and Associates, Inc. Article submitted by Tanya L. Burns, LUTCF, RHU, LTCP, to share a health insurance update. If you’d like to submit an article, email Kelly Sawyer at cflmgma@gmail.com. Did you know that no proration is needed when an employee turns age 55 mid-year? IRS […]

  • Program Materials | MACRA Incentives to Outcomes

    On Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Kelly D. Lowenberg, MA, CCS-P, discussed MACRA (Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act) and explained what it is, how to participate and the details you need to be successful. MACRA establishes new ways to pay physicians for caring for Medicare beneficiaries. During her presentation, Kelly outlined: What is MACRA? How can […]