2014 Chiropractic Gloom & Doom? Read Only if You Dare

Though I may not be known for my sunny disposition, you will not find much in the way of good news in this final post of 2013.  Please appreciate, however, that my extra dose of gloom and doom is intended to make you painfully aware of the reality of our healthcare marketplace. If you are a longtime reader, you undoubtedly …

Assessing Your Chiropractic Compliance Risks

The September 23, 2013 deadline for HIPAA Compliance via the Omnibus Rule is past.  Covered entities (every chiropractic office) are now “eligible” for audits from the Office of Civil Rights (HIPAA abuse violations) and the Department of Justice (criminal fraud investigations) for compliance related violations. Essentially, you have one of three choices: 1)      Hope your practice and procedures are compliant …