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COVID-19 Billing Updates

April 10, 2020 | As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our healthcare system, relevant coding and billing guidelines are being updated. This information is essential to maintaining the timeliness and accuracy of healthcare administration. However, it can be difficult to locate and keep track of COVID-19 related changes. Medliminal wants to continue to be a resource to our partners, supporters, and colleagues during this time by reporting the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding coding and billing guideline updates.
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Are Rising Medical Costs Associated with COVID-19 the Sign of a Bigger Problem?

March 30, 2020 | As the Coronavirus continues to cause illness and hospitalization, health care experts are receiving a larger set of data to work with, and they’re better able to understand the virus that has caused a world-wide pandemic. This data includes the fees associated with a COVID-19 diagnosis and hospitalization. The Medliminal® team put out an article last week addressing the large medical costs associated with COVID-19 that could potentially surpass $20,000 per employee. That number has now increased, according to a patient named Danni Askini. 
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Tips for Working Remotely

March 26, 2020 | Like many other companies, the Medliminal team is working remotely during this uncertain time. There are pros and cons to working from home, so we thought we'd share our tips and tricks to help you or your company get through this period of working remotely.
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Coronavirus Accentuates Existing Problems in America’s Health Care System

March 19, 2020 | On March 13th, the Kaiser Family Foundation released a brief that delves into the costs surrounding COVID-19. The findings highlight the steep expenses that may plague employer health plans and their enrollees.
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Could Retail Clinics Save Employers Money?

March 13, 2020 | As employers are frustrated and struggling with high health care costs, they're seeking new and creative ways to offer their plan members access to affordable health care. 
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Why is Health Care Spending Continuing to Increase?

March 7, 2020 | A new report on health care spending trends reveals that in 2018, health care prices continued to rise for American consumers. However, along with a decrease in the rate of growth, there was an increase in utilization. 
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Surprise Billing Proposals Contend For Support

February 14, 2020 | Our political parties are coming together to eliminate one of our nations leading struggles - surprise medical bills. 
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Consumers are willing to shop around for a transparent health care experience

January 28, 2020 | Consumers are increasingly shopping around for health care coverage, they're especially seeking plans with affordable payment choices, according to the AccessOne Patient Finance Survey, "How healthcare cost information and payment options affect patient behavior."
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5 predictions for the health care and benefits market in 2020

January 8, 2020 | Each new year brings with it both predicted, and unpredictable, changes and transformations. The health care and benefits industries are no different, especially with technology advancing at such a rapid place.
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