Understand the concepts of an “Entire Agreement” contract provision. Physicians weighing an employment agreement with a hospital or with a physicians practice group especially benefit from fully comprehending this type of provision in an offered employment contract. Physician Contracting 101, Entire Agreement Provisions, by Paul Drey – YouTube.
Typically, upon your leaving, a Non-Compete provision will come into play. A hospital or physician group will want to try to restrict and limit it as much as possible. Make sure you understand both the Termination and the Non-Compete provisions, and you will be much happier both in your current contract, and in the event… Continue Reading
C.M.S. has issued a short statement identifying that the new ICD-10 start date is October 1, 2015. According to C.M.S., it expects HHS “to release an informational rule in the near future that will include a new compliance date that would require the use of ICD-10 beginning Oct. 1, 2015.” Until then, HIPAA-covered entities… Continue Reading