How the American Health Care Act May Affect New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options

AHCA’s Impacts on New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options

How the American Health Care Act May Affect New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options

The Republican bill that seeks to repeal Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act (ACA)) continues to be tweaked after the House of Representatives passed it on May 04, 2017. Called the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the GOP bill intends to expand consumer choice and decrease public healthcare costs. DECO Recovery Management It is DECO’s Mission […]

New Rules Proposed for Accountable Care Organizations (ACO)

New Rules Proposed for Accountable Care Organizations Through the ACA

The Affordable Care Act—New Rules Proposed for Accountable Care Organizations The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted in 2010. Section 3022 of the ACA established a Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) to promote accountability for Medicaid beneficiaries, improve the coordination of care and clinical integration of services, encourage the development of infrastructure […]

Medicaid Expansion in the States After the Affordable Care Act

Learn More About Medicaid Expansion in the States after the Affordable Care Act

One of the keystone provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to individuals up to 133% of the federal poverty level (FPL) beginning in 2014. Because children below 133% FPL were already Medicaid-eligible, this provision could provide health coverage to an estimated 16 million uninsured […]

disability insurance

How to Ensure Social Security Disability Eligibility for Your Patients

Healthcare finance professionals are learning how to qualify patients for social security disability insurance. More importantly, hospitals, medical facilities and doctors are also using this strategy to increase revenues. DECO Recovery Management It is DECO’s Mission to maximize reimbursement to our clients by leveraging innovative technology, processes and compassionate advocates to provide exemplary service. Call […]

revenue cycle management

What is Revenue Cycle Management and How it Improves Bottom Lines

With today’s expanding medical industry, it’s more important than ever to keep in mind that health and well-being are the first priority, not making money at the expense of your patients. By tailoring your package, you can build your brand image, ensure that your clients receive the high level of care that they deserve and […]

Medicaid Expansion in the States After the Affordable Care Act

HFMA Features DECO’s New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options

DECO recently go featured on the July 2015 issue of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) newsletter. The spotlight talked about the company in general as a provider of quality new health insurance marketplace coverage options and their partnership with the HFMA. DECO offers a number of programs and solutions which are aimed at assisting […]

Affordable Care Act Marketplace: How Hospitals are Faring Post-ACA

With an aim to make healthcare more affordable and within reach for underprivileged people, the Affordable Care Act led to the drastic transformation of hospitals, practices, and the medical community in general. This transformation also warranted a change in a medical facility’s model, particularly their revenue cycle management model, as the changes prompted by the […]

Weighing Your New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options

The last day to enroll or make changes for Marketplace plans this year was last February 15th but people who qualify for a Special Enrollment Period can still enroll now. If you are qualified, you may apply for insurance plans based on your coverage needs. You will need to carefully consider which of the four […]

Best Practices for Hospitals beyond the Closure of ACA Open Enrollment

Now that even the extended deadline of the first open enrollment period for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace has passed, there is a window of opportunity to evaluate successes and failures of the first period and to prepare for the next. Given the rising cost of healthcare, those lacking insurance will be risking heavy […]

What are the Insurance Marketplaces?

Q: On your Q&A website, one question that you received begins with “What are the health insurance market places?” The response identifies the “marketplace”, as I understand it, to be where you go to get policies available referred to as bronze, silver, gold, platinum plans. My question is the following: Is there an insurance market […]