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Posted on April 15, 2016 by Susan Penner | 0 comments
Springer Publishing Company is excited to share Part 2 of a three part series on navigating bundled payments for the healthcare professional. Susan J. Penner, RN, MN, MPA, DrPH, CNL, and author of, Economics and Financial Management for Nurses and Nurse Leaders, Second Edition, 2013, and adjunct faculty at the University of...
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Posted on March 7, 2016 by Susan Penner | 0 comments
Springer Publishing Company is excited to share Part 1 of a three part series on navigating bundled payments for the healthcare professional. Susan J. Penner, RN, MN, MPA, DrPH, CNL, and author of, Economics and Financial Management for Nurses and Nurse Leaders, Second Edition, 2013, and adjunct faculty at the University of San...
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Posted on December 16, 2014 by Susan Penner | 0 comments
This blog post was authored by: Susan J. Penner, RN, MN, MPA, DrPH, CNL What is a medical loss ratio (MLR), and why should you care?  The MLR represents the portion of a health insurance plan’s expenses that contribute to direct services for enrollees.  These direct services include medical care and quality improvement efforts. Another term for the MLR is the 80/20 rule.  If 80...