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The Future of Vaccines

2020-08-05T16:29:39+00:00Corona Virus, COVID19, Creative, Disaster Recovery, Healthcare News, Political Action, Technology|

Vaccination Facts, Resources, Research and Help Guides Since the beginning of March, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a rippling effect on the entirety of the healthcare industry, resulting in reduced accessibility and affordability of services to certain communities around the world. With no short supply of unprecedented changes, we have all learned to overcome the challenges of fear, panic and confusion in addition to learning how to be resilient during a time of crisis. As August is National Immunization Awareness Month, now more than ever, the importance of public health has emphasized the significance of vaccines as well as [...]

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APTQI Take Action

2020-06-03T21:59:16+00:00Corona Virus, COVID19, Disaster Recovery, EHR, EMR, Healthcare News, Pediatric Physical Therapy, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Practices, Political Action, Practice Management, Technology, Telehealth, Telemedicine|

Protect PT, OT and SLP Practices As a strategic partner of the Alliance for Physical Therapy Quality and Innovation (APTQI), Raintree stands with their commitment to elevating patient care and providing value management for PT, OT and SLP practices. With the healthcare industry rapidly changing due to the uncertainty of COVID-19, Medicare reimbursements have continued to play a vital role in allowing physical therapists to offer alternative methods of care such as telehealth. However, due to the budget neutrality requirements that limit federal spending during the time of a waiver period, Congress is now considering increased rates for [...]

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WHO Hand Washing Campaign

2020-05-04T20:04:03+00:00Corona Virus, COVID19, Healthcare News, News, Political Action, Practice Management|

SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands It has been proven that hand washing is an essential part of daily hygiene and now even more so during the CoronaVirus, the practice of effectively washing your hands has never been so crucial to stopping the spread of germs and bacteria. Not only is it important to keep your hands clean but it is also important to remind others to wash their hands properly and often.  This picture is sourced from www.WHO.int.  As an extension of their global campaign Patient Safety Challenge: Clean Care is Safer Care, the World Health Organization [...]

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CMS Announcement

2020-05-01T15:46:24+00:00Corona Virus, COVID19, Disaster Recovery, EHR, EMR, Healthcare News, News, Patient Collections, Patient Engagement, Patient Experience, Pediatric Physical Therapy, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Practices, Political Action, Practice Management, Smartphones and Healthcare, Technology, Telehealth, Telemedicine|

Telehealth Coverage for PT, OT and SLP Therapists Over these past few months, the healthcare industry has been actively following the rules, updates and changes made by CMS. Primarily, the rise of telehealth has become a priority for the government to accept and allow medical providers, in particular physical therapists, the ability to offer virtual patient care through the use of video chat resources. While only certain providers were eligible, CMS has recently announced that they will now reimburse physical therapists for services rendered in outpatient settings. This emergency waiver includes PT, OT and SLP specialties and will [...]

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HHS/CMS Updates

2020-04-22T21:48:49+00:00Billing Software, Compliance, Corona Virus, COVID19, Disaster Recovery, EHR, EMR, Healthcare News, News, Patient Collections, Political Action, Practice Management, Revenue Cycle Management|

Financial Relief for Healthcare Providers Currently, there are two types of financial relief that healthcare providers can possibly receive:   CARES Act - Provider Relief Stimulus Check funded by HHS (Providers may be eligible for forgiveness) Accelerated and Advance Payments Program by CMS  (Providers payback in 120 Days via their regular Medicare payment checks) What is the CARES Act?  This March, the bipartisan CARES Act was approved by the President and put into effect to provide substantial relief to the healthcare industry. Beginning in early April, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has been issuing stimulus [...]

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Take Action

2020-04-29T23:21:54+00:00Corona Virus, COVID19, Healthcare News, Political Action, Telehealth, Telemedicine|

Take Action Urge CMS to Expand Access to Physical Therapy During the COVID-19 Crisis As the nation comes to grips with enormous challenges imposed by the COVID-19 outbreak, it is critical to ensure that patients who rely on outpatient therapy services to manage their chronic and acute pain are able to continue receiving these vital services in the safety of their homes through telehealth-based approaches. In an Interim Final Rule filed this week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved a new list of services, which are typically provided by physical therapists, occupational therapists and [...]

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