Legal and Regulatory Compliance

Ask the Expert: Small Claims Court Proceedings

In developing a policy for small claims court proceedings, there are a few homework and research items you will need to complete before proceeding.

HFMA October 25, 2012

Ask the Expert Answer: HIPAA Changes

Is there guidance to ensure that all the recent changes to HIPAA are incorporated in policies, procedures, notices and contracts?

HFMA October 25, 2012

Ask the Expert: Matching Billing to Service Under One Tax ID

We have a variety of business units that bill off different billing systems for unique service lines. How can I get only the funds for each billing area correctly remitted just to that unit?

HFMA October 25, 2012

Sample Job Description: HIPAA Compliance Coordinator

 Any HospitalJob DescriptionTitle HIPAA Compliance CoordinatorMain Function The incumbent is responsible for monitoring the Hospital's compliance with applicable governmental regulations related to the Administrative Simplification elements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (a.k.a. HIPAA). The incumbent

HFMA October 25, 2012

Ask the Expert: For-Profit or Not-For-Profit?

Should hospitals form a separate corporation to house their physician practices?

HFMA October 25, 2012

HFMA Comment Letter on IRS’s Proposed Rule: Additional Requirements for Charitable Hospitals

HFMA submitted comments to the Office Management and Budget in response to the Department of the Treasury and IRS's proposed regulations under Section 501(r)(4)-(6)

HFMA October 18, 2012

HFMA Comment Letter on IRS’s Proposed Rule: Additional Requirements for Charitable Hospitals, Section 501(c)(3)

HFMA submitted comments to the Office of Management and Budget in response to the Department of the Treasury and IRS's proposed regulations under Section 501(r) of the code, as published in the June 26, 2012, Federal Register.

HFMA October 18, 2012

Accounting for RAC Audit Adjustments and Exposures

This Principles and Practices Board issue analysis provides accounting guidelines for healthcare finance leaders who must respond to RAC audits and adjustments.

HFMA October 17, 2012

Legal & Regulatory Forum Tools

Search a compendium of sample policy statements, checklists, and other resources.

HFMA October 17, 2012

Legal & Regulatory Forum Ask the Experts Answers

HFMA's expert panel answers questions submitted by Forum members. 

HFMA October 17, 2012
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