An Updated Approach to Effective Internal Control

The Committee on Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) has had a framework in place since 1992 outlining the important components of the design, implementation and monitoring of internal control to aid organizations with effective risk management.  Since the inception of the original framework, much has changed in the

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RAC program set to expand again

The Recovery Audit Contractor program has evolved and expanded in the two years since it was launched nationwide, and it now covers Medicare parts C and D and Medicaid, in addition to the original focus on Medicare parts A and B. Beginning June 1, healthcare providers in Ohio will be

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Health Care Practices May Qualify for Tax Credits

Small businesses, including physician practices, may be eligible for new tax credits of up to 35 percent of the cost of providing health insurance to their employees. The credit will increase to 50 percent in 2014.  To be eligible for the credit, your practice must: Cover at least 50 percent

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