It’s When, Not If, for Bundled Payments

If you think the Bundled Payment Care Improvement(BPCI) initiative is a thing of the past, think again. Even though the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule cancelling the episode payment models, that method of reimbursement is embedded in the healthcare system. That’s the strong opinion of a panel of industry […]

MEDNAX’ MedData Adds RCM Company

MedData, Inc. made its second acquisition this year. The MEDNAX (NYSE: MD) subsidiary agreed to pay $400 million for revenue cycle management (RCM) company Cardon Outreach LLC, a portfolio company of Serent Capital.  Cardon Outreach provides specialized eligibility assistance, accounts receivable recovery services, third-party liability and other services. Cardon Outreach works with more than 800 hospitals […]