June 8, 2020 The recent spike in unemployment and loss of employer-sponsored coverage has created many opportunities to assist patients with new healthcare coverage options. Many may be eligible for Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) and other states’ Medicaid options, and those with higher incomes may qualify for options available through the marketplace. Our ClaimAid […]
The Top Five Hospital Administrators During the Covid-19 Pandemic as Determined by the Emergency Physicians Who Staff Their ERs
Thank you Steve Long for selflessly serving your community. You can read LinkedIn’s Top Five article here
East Sac County Senior Awarded $2,000 Star Student Scholarship Arcadia Iowa-Senior Maggie Gosch, East Sac County Community Schools, received the 2020 Star Student Scholarship of Iowa in recognition of her academic achievements, extracurricular activities, and educational goals. In addition to being on Honor Roll, Maggie has enjoyed […]
FSSA indefinitely stopped all Gateway to Work activities in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency and the stay in the federal lawsuit involving Indiana Medicaid. For more information, click here.
Effective March 13,2020, and through the duration of the Governor’s Declaration of Public Health Emergency for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak, Medicaid has given updated instructions regarding services provided via telemedicine. For guidance on telemedicine billing, you can find more information here.
March 11,2020 HFMA recently released an article regarding information on hospitals experiencing increased operating costs (related to staffing, supplies, infection control) and uncompensated care costs, and potentially decreased revenue (as a result of canceled elective procedures in hard hit areas) as a result of the outbreak. Click here for more information. To visit the HFMA website, […]
Based on the new Medicaid announcements, patients need us now more than ever. Our Advocates have been notified of these new enhancements and are implementing the new rules and guidance as needed. These include: Presumptive Eligibility Applications may be temporarily completed over the phone with ClaimAid Patient Advocates. PE Enrollees still require completion of […]
3/27/2020 Care to Change is a part of ClaimAid’s Employee Assistance Program, and they recently provided staff with some helpful tips for handling the stress of the Covid virus.Click here for more information. Visit the Care to Change Website to learn about helpful services and programs they offer. Website
Sheltering Wings held its premier annual fundraising event Feb. 9 at the new Embassy Suites in Plainfield. This is the shelter’s largest fundraiser for the year and proved to be a successful evening. The conference room was filled with a few hundred people who raised more than $75,000 to support the shelter. This year the […]
November 1st was the first day of open enrollment for obtaining 2018 health care through the Affordable Care Act’s federal Marketplace. ClaimAid Senior Vice President, J Hopkins, shares recommendations on how to make the process go as smoothly as possible in the article below from the Madison Courier. https://madisoncourier.com/MobileContent/News/News/Article/First-day-for-health-care-marketplace/178/961/105986 […]