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  • CEO Update: Insurance Rate Challenges Facing Rural Colorado

    By on August 31, 2016

    CEO Update: Insurance Rate Challenges Facing Rural Colorado When I grew up, I was lucky my family had a good job that offered good insurance and the rates were reasonably priced. That isn’t always the case nowadays. Today, we have many challenges facing rural Colorado with higher insurance premium...

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  • CEO Update: Rural Health Clinics (RHC), Humility, and Telling Your Story

    By on July 29, 2016

    Rural Health Clinics (RHC), Humility, and Telling Your Story All my life I was taught to be humble. I was told never to gloat or overly celebrate accomplishments when you do something special.  I was taught that talking about yourself or your successes is showing off, and it is...

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  • BREAKING: Slavitt suggests MACRA could be delayed

    By on July 13, 2016

    BREAKING: Slavitt suggests MACRA could be delayed By Shannon Muchmore  | July 13, 2016 CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt told lawmakers Wednesday that the agency is considering delaying the start date for Medicare payment reform, which is set to go into effect Jan 1. Testifying before the Senate Finance Committee,...

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  • CEO Update: Colorado Tourism and Rural Healthcare

    By on June 29, 2016

    Colorado Tourism and Rural Healthcare Welcome to summer; I love this time of year!  In Colorado, we are so fortunate to have the options of a wide variety of activities that suit all age groups.   One of my favorite activities is hiking and I can say I’m really proud...

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  • Applications are due by 11:59 PM ET on July 1, 2016 for Eligible Professionals (EPs), Eligible Hospitals, and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs)

    By on June 28, 2016

    Applications are due by 11:59 PM ET on July 1, 2016 for Eligible Professionals (EPs), Eligible Hospitals, and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) Applications and Instructions The Medicare EHR Incentive Program 2017 hardship exception instructions and application for EPs and eligible hospitals are available on the Payment Adjustments & Hardship...

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  • Holy MACRA! – Being HIPAA Compliant is Part of How Physicians get Paid

    By on June 1, 2016

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  • MACRA Implementation Timeline Released

    By on June 1, 2016

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  • CEO Update:

    By on May 19, 2016

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  • RHC Update from CMS

    By on May 19, 2016

    RHC Update from CMS: Coinsurance Correction for Certain RHC Claims – Effective April 1, 2016, Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) began reporting Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes for all services furnished during the visit. CMS is aware that coinsurance may not be calculated correctly when RHC claims are...

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  • Complete Your Clinic Profile Today!

    By on May 19, 2016

    Complete Your Clinic Profile Today! CRHC’s Clinic Profile is sent out annually to all rural clinics in Colorado to be completed by clinic leadership staff. We at CRHC understand the time restraints you and your staff and providers have and the heavy workload that you carry. It is not...

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