Examining latest COVID relief and Medicare Fee Schedule boost — CEO update 1/12/21

Examining latest COVID relief and Medicare Fee Schedule boost — CEO update 1/12/21

Happy New Year! In his first update of 2021, Vachette and Stark Medical Auditing CEO Mick Raich unpacks the details...

Record payer profits, ER utilization and COVID latest — Stark CEO update

Record payer profits, ER utilization and COVID latest — Stark CEO update

In his latest video, Vachette and Stark CEO Mick Raich reviews a recent letter from the AHA to Congress highlighting...

How will Medicare’s move to adjust COVID-19 test payments affect labs?

How will Medicare’s move to adjust COVID-19 test payments affect labs?

In his latest update, Vachette and Stark Medical Auditing CEO Mick Raich reviews Medicare’s recent move to lower COVID-19 test payments for...

Preparing for hospital price transparency — Stark CEO update 10/7/20

Preparing for hospital price transparency — Stark CEO update 10/7/20

This week, Stark CEO Mick Raich reviews the hospital price transparency rules that will take effect Jan. 1 and outlines...

Illegal kickbacks, Covid payment boosts and more — CEO Q&A 8/31/20

Illegal kickbacks, Covid payment boosts and more — CEO Q&A 8/31/20

Stark CEO Mick Raich addresses a number of questions our team has recently received in this Q&A. From looking at...

Stark weekly update — 8/17/20

Stark weekly update — 8/17/20

Vachette and Stark CEO Mick Raich explores a number of new policy changes from UHC that are continuing to target...

Stark news and COVID-19 roundup — 7/27/20

Stark news and COVID-19 roundup — 7/27/20

This week, Stark and Vachette Pathology CEO Mick Raich discusses the continued push for hospital price transparency, outlines the penalties...

Stark weekly news roundup – 7/20/20

Stark weekly news roundup – 7/20/20

With Covid-19 showing no sign of slowing down in the near future, many health care providers need to prepare for...

Currents trends in health care M&A

Currents trends in health care M&A

We've seen several interesting trends with the state of health care mergers and acquisitions in recent years, especially when considering...

How surprise billing could be impacted by COVID-19

How surprise billing could be impacted by COVID-19

While the discussion surrounding a nationwide solution for surprise billing was a hot topic until earlier this year, there are...