Health Care Services Blog

Blogs October 19, 2021 Leveraging Dynamic Risk Management to Improve Patient Safety and Reduce Malpractice

Dynamic risk management—surveillance of an organization’s risk management challenges—is a proactive approach to managing patient safety incidents and malpractice claims.

Blogs September 28, 2021 Health Care M&A Activity on the Rise

There’s been a dramatic uptick in activity (acquisitions) by entrepreneurs and private equity firms in the health care industry. Data points to a long-term trend in provider acquisitions (e.g., hospitals, physician practices, home care, telehealth).

Blogs September 13, 2021 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): Preparing for Changing Quality Reporting Methodology

Value-based payment models link provider reimbursements to quality of care, rather than simply to the quantity of services delivered. To be successful, ACOs and providers must understand complex regulation changes. Chief among the regulatory changes …

Blogs February 26, 2021 Ron Dreskin Moderates Philadelphia Health Care Fireside Chat

Ronald Dreskin, Principal-in-Charge of EisnerAmper’s Health Care Services Group, moderated a fireside chat for health care industry leaders across southeastern Pennsylvania during a virtual February Bisnow Digital Summit.

Blogs January 17, 2020 Medical Device Tax Repealed

Repeal of the medical device tax, in effect as part of the ACA but under moratorium since 2016.

Blogs November 01, 2019 U.S. Health Care Today: The Industry, its Challenges and Opportunities

Health care concerns, especially for investors, are discussed at the EisnerAmper Family Office Summit.

Blogs July 10, 2018 Employment Classification of Home Health Care Aides

Is a home health care aide considered an employee or an independent contractor? The IRS and the Department of Labor makes a big distinction between the two. To follow is an employee/independent contractor test to help with labor and tax law complianc…

Blogs August 28, 2017 MGMA 2017 Regulatory Burden Survey: The Results Are In…..

Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) has just released the results of its 2017 Regulatory Burden Survey. Get the highpoints of the survey.

Blogs April 03, 2017 Health Care 101: An Industry Like No Other

Despite being encountered by most all of us routinely, its distinctiveness as a business is not understood by many. Greater understanding is critical as National Health Expenditure (“NHE”) approaches some 18% of GDP.