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What is Fee-for-Service?

By

Scott Hodgin

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April 9, 2018

Fee-for-service (FFS) is health care’s most traditional payment model where physicians and healthcare providers are paid by government agencies and insurance companies (third-party payers), or individuals, based on the number of services provided, or the number of procedures ordered. Payments are unbundled, so services are billed and paid for separately. In other words, every time a...

Fee For Service

Capitation vs. Fee-for-Service

By

Scott Hodgin

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April 9, 2018

As the current U.S. healthcare environment trends toward value-based care, the fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursement model is under intense scrutiny, often labeled as an antiquated payment model that promotes over-utilization by physicians and patients, while creating fragmentation among healthcare service...

Fee For Service

Fee-for-Service Health Care: Three Phenomenon Affecting Success

By

Scott Hodgin

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April 9, 2018

The United States healthcare system is experiencing a major shift in delivery and payment policy to address out-of-control spending and low-quality care. In 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) set in motion a new vision for healthcare delivery and reimbursement—value-based care—aimed at replacing the “broken” traditional fee-for-service (FFS) model. Massive change takes time, yet lawmakers and industry experts are determined to fully replace the..

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Fee For Service

Capitation vs. Fee-for-Service

As the current U.S. healthcare environment trends toward value-based care, the fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursement model is under intense scrutiny, often labeled as an antiquated payment model that promotes over-utilization by physicians and patients, while creating fragmentation among healthcare service...

Protected Health Information (PHI)

How Compliance Relates To PHI (Protected Health Information) In an Office Setting

And there are several of the most common violations for this. There's a list of them. And most offices don't realize that they may be out of compliance...

Value Based

Value-based Care vs Fee-for-Service

The healthcare industry is experiencing a transformation involving reimbursement payment models. The conventional fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursement model is slowly being replaced by the concept of value-based care, a reimbursement methodology that challenges the “volume-based care” associated with fee-for-service...