Introducing the “One-Midnight Rule”

Monday, January 16, 2017

Special News Edition

10-10:30 a.m. EST; 7-7:30 a.m. PST

FEATURING

Janelle Ali-Dinar, PhD; Nancy Beckley, MS, MBA, CHC;

Bret Bissey, MBA, FACHE, CHC, CMPE; William Dombi, Esq.;

Sara Goldstein, Esq.; Ronald Hirsch, MD, FACP, CHCQM; and

Steven Meyerson, MD, CHCQM-PHYADV

Issues continue to arise over the contentious two-midnight rule – but adopting a “one-midnight rule” would greatly simplify the admission decision process, resulting in fewer denials and appeals, according to healthcare consultant Steven Meyerson, MD, who will report our lead story on the next edition of Monitor Mondays coming your way on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.

The rundown also includes:

  • Monday Rounds: Ronald Hirsch, MD, FACP, CHCQM, vice president of R1 Physician Advisory Services, will be making his Monday Rounds with another installment of his popular segment.
  • America’s Rural Health Report: Rural health authority Janelle Ali-Dinar, PhD, vice president of rural health for MyGenetx, will report on the vulnerability of rural healthcare providers under the incoming Trump administration.
  • Compliance Report: Bret Bissey, senior vice president of compliance services with MediTract, Inc., will explain why effective compliance programs are crucial to heading off possible False Claims Act violations.
  • Monday Focus: Release of patient information (ROI) will be the focus when Sara Goldstein, general counsel for MRO, will make her debut appearance on the broadcast to report on seven lessons to be learned about ROI.
  • Home Health Report: William Dombi, vice president of law for the National Association of Home Health and Hospice, will report on the vast number of rule changes from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) found in the recently posted conditions of participation (COP) for home health agencies. 
  • Monitor Mondays Hot Topics: Monitor Mondays senior correspondent Nancy Beckley, president and CEO for Nancy Beckley and Associates, will have all the latest hot topics and the Monitor Mondays Listener Survey. 

Register now for this important and timely broadcast coming your way on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 at 10 a.m. ET.