Previous controls have not done enough to reduce fraud and waste in connection to chiropractic care for Medicare patients, according to a review issued by a federal watchdog Friday.
LTC health professionals know all too well that musculoskeletal pain is a common patient complaint.
The Accountable Care Organization (ACO) is a key model that meets the vision of the ACA through its deliverance of coordinated, high-quality care by integrated groups of doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers. This new level of responsibility has individuals pressed at every level of healthcare — from policymakers to care providers, health economists and politicians − to seek out healthcare services that offer the most value. Chiropractic care is positioned as a key value contributor in the delivery system, especially when considering the elderly population.