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Three Key Things in Health Care - October 7, 2020 

by Mark Hedberg, Matthew Jenkins, James Pinna, Elizabeth Breen, Holly Cerasano

Published: October, 2020

Submission: October, 2020


  • Hospital providers should be planning now for potential impacts from the new 2021 Medicare Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport model.

  • In a year fraught with challenges stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced 2019 performance year results for the Medicare Shared Savings Program, evidencing $1.19 billion in total net savings to the Medicare program.

  • During the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of Americans who are uninsured due to job loss has skyrocketed, leaving patients responsible for paying a larger share of their health care expenses and providers facing questions about proper collection practices. In this climate, following best practices for resolution of medical accounts is more important than ever. 

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