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Staying ahead of the curve: analysis and trends from industry experts.

2020

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June 3, 2020

Maintaining Compliant Healthcare Fair Market Valuations after a “Black Swan” Event

Our healthcare valuation experts have identified key areas that require the focus of U.S. healthcare executives, regulatory compliance…

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May 19, 2020

Payer Planning for Anticipated Surges Related to COVID-19

Health plans must prepare for an influx of COVID-19 claims as this pandemic evolves.

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April 16, 2020

How Health Plans Can React to the ‘Now’ and Prepare for the Aftermath of the COVID-19 Pandemic

“Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth,” famously uttered by championship boxer, Mike Tyson,…

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March 30, 2020

Telehealth: Prepare your Organization for Virtual Care Models with These Five Actions

On January 31, 2020, the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared a public health emergency under…

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2019

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December 17, 2019

Healthcare Needs to Adopt a Continuous Transformation Mindset

Executive Summary Healthcare leaders face increasing pressure to lead their organizations to successful outcomes in a continuously transforming…

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November 13, 2019

Trends in Healthcare Real Estate and Capital Planning

The healthcare industry has experienced dramatic upheaval during the first two decades of the 21st century, and the…

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March 27, 2019

The 70:30 Rule for Healthcare Facility Planning And Transformation

The 70:30 Rule is Ankura’s rule of thumb for hospital mega projects honed through decades of construction planning…

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March 6, 2019

Summary of Key Takeaways from the Recent CMS Released Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan Appeals Guidance

On February 22, 2019, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final Parts C and D…

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February 19, 2019

Updated Pharma Code Now in Effect

As of January 1, 2019, the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA[i]) has released an updated…

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January 25, 2019

CMS Relaxes E/M Documentation Requirements for Teaching Physicians

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has streamlined certain documentation requirements for evaluation and management (E/M) services…

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