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Contract Questions Answered by Healthcare Law Attorney

Member Questions to Healthcare Law Attorney, Chase Howard:

Employment contracts, from both an employer and employee perspective

  • I don’t know what the question is here, but it's something we can help with. Generally, employers will hold more leverage and want greater protections. Employees should consider termination rights, post-termination restrictions (non-compete and non-solicit), how compensation is paid and when, whether there are fees reimbursed for expenses, and the process for that. An employer might also want to consider the same terms but from their perspective. For example, what rights do they have to quickly terminate and avoid a big severance, and what type of enforcement rights do they have when the employee breaches a contract.

Renegotiating contracts with insurance plans, and how to find the right person within the insurance company to do that

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A Comprehensive Guide to Establishing and Managing an Acupuncture Practice

Originally presented in webinar format by David Bibbey, LAc. The webinar is available to all FSOMA members here. Log into your membership account to gain access.

Starting and managing an acupuncture practice involves more than just clinical skills. Acupuncturists must navigate various administrative and regulatory requirements. This guide provides a comprehensive overview of the steps required to set up an acupuncture practice; including: obtaining a business license, managing tangible property taxes, and understanding the complexities of Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement.

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Acupuncture Coverage in Florida's Medicare Part C Advantage Plans and Statewide Medicaid Managed Care

Originally presented in webinar format by David Bibbey, LAc. The webinar is available to all FSOMA members here. Log into your membership account to gain access.

In recent years, acupuncture has gained recognition and acceptance as an effective complementary therapy for various medical conditions. Many patients are seeking acupuncture treatments to manage pain, improve overall health, and enhance their well-being. This article will explore the availability of acupuncture coverage under Medicare and Medicaid, shedding light on how these government programs can significantly impact the accessibility of acupuncture services for patients.

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Business Basics: Opening Your First Acupuncture Clinic

Originally presented in webinar format by David Bibbey, LAc. The webinar is available to all FSOMA members here. Log into your membership account to gain access.

Business Basics: Opening Your First Acupuncture Clinic

Congratulations on completing your academic journey in acupuncture! Now, it's time to turn your knowledge into a thriving practice. This article provides a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the crucial steps involved in opening your first acupuncture clinic.

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Ensuring ADA Compliance and Web Accessibility: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and Healthcare Providers

In today's digital landscape, websites play a pivotal role in connecting businesses and healthcare providers with their target audiences. However, the digital realm is not always inclusive, often presenting barriers for individuals with disabilities. This comprehensive guide addresses two essential components that bridge the gap of inclusivity: ADA compliance for businesses and web accessibility for healthcare providers. Let's delve into the significance of these aspects, the guidelines to adhere to, the potential legal ramifications, and the actionable steps required to create an all-encompassing online presence.

Introduction: Bridging the Inclusivity Gap

As technology evolves, the importance of ensuring that websites are accessible to everyone becomes increasingly evident. This guide amalgamates the realms of ADA compliance and web accessibility to provide a comprehensive understanding of the requirements and practices needed to establish an inclusive digital environment.

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Five Easy Steps to Set Your 2022 Financial Goals

Creating Financial Goals from SCORE

The best way to ensure success for your business is to plan ahead. If you want to grow and bring in profits, you need a strategy. Outline your goals and what steps you’ll take to achieve them. Have a plan to track your finances throughout the year and a method of evaluating your success.

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