Telemedicine Arrangements: Trends and Fair Market Value Considerations

Telemedicine Arrangements: Trends and Fair Market Value Considerations By Jen Johnson, CFA and Mary Fan, CVA Compliance Today, October 2015 Physician and hospital compensation for telemedicine arrangements is a new issue for health systems. Jen Johnson, CFA and Mary Fan, CVA explain Stark Law compliance associated with telemedicine compensation and how these arrangements can be.. read more →

Imaging Transaction Trends: Out With Acquisitions, In With Strategic Partnerships

Imaging Transaction Trends: Out With Acquisitions, In With Strategic Partnerships By Matthew Strother ImagingBiz, August 19, 2015 Reimbursement cuts over the past 18 months have caused financial strain for numerous freestanding imaging centers and a slowed pace in imaging center transactions.  These changes have brought on acquisitions of struggling imaging centers by health systems and.. read more →

OIG Opinion 15-10: Fair Market Value Implications for Related-Party Services Agreements

OIG Opinion 15-10: Fair Market Value Implications for Related-Party Services Agreements By Alexandra Higgins Becker’s Hospital Review, July 31, 2015 The Officer of the Inspector General (OIG) issued Advisory Opinion No. 15-10 as a result of a health system and an associated psychiatric hospital seeking an advisory opinion for a non-clinical personnel lease and a.. read more →

Inspector General’s Kickback Alert Signals Doc Crackdown

Inspector General’s Kickback Alert Signals Doc Crackdown Contributions by Jen Johnson, CFA Health Law 360, June 10, 2015 read more →

Understanding Compensation per Work RVU

Understanding Compensation per Work RVU By Bartt Warner NACVA QuickRead, May 13, 2015 In this article Bartt Warner discusses administrator’s struggles in hospital and health system employed physician compensation structures due to a rise in physician practice acquisitions and retained employment of associated physicians. Structuring and benchmarking physician compensation is a focus of interest to.. read more →

Complications Await the Unwary in Healthcare Deal Valuations

Complications Await the Unwary in Healthcare Deal Valuations By Aaron Murski, CVA Journal of Corporate Renewal, April 1, 2015     read more →

Healthcare Reform and the ASC Industry: Observations & Outlook from the Experts

Healthcare Reform and the ASC Industry: Observations & Outlook from the Experts By Kevin McDonough, CFA and Brett Spencer Health Value Insights How has the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) shaped the ASC market? According to leaders in the ASC industry, this is a question to which the response has been “it’s too early to tell.”.. read more →

Tomosynthesis: Does it Create Value for Your Imaging Center?

Tomosynthesis: Does it Create Value for Your Imaging Center? By William Teague ImagingBiz, November 19, 2014 Tomosynthesis is a technology that is mainly used to detect breast cancer and is relatively new to the imaging industry. It proves to be more advanced than conventional mammography screening by enabling earlier detection of cancers and less pain.. read more →

Impact of the Trend in Professional Reimbursement on the Valuation of the Freestanding Imaging Center

Impact of the Trend in Professional Reimbursement on the Valuation of the Freestanding Imaging Center By Clinton Flume, CVA and Nikolaus Melder ImagingBiz, October 16, 2014 read more →

Analysis of the Performance of Ancillary Stocks; What the Market is Saying

Analysis of the Performance of Ancillary Stocks; What the Market is Saying By Colin McDermott, CFA, CPA/ABV and Corey Palasota, CFA ImagingBiz, September 24, 2014 read more →