Document Your Process for Physician Contracting Compliance
Preparing for a physician contract negotiation? As you've likely discovered, these conversations take time and effort, and often go differently than anticipated. Discussing compensation, no matter how positive the business relationship may be, can present challenges.
Whether you are a hospital administrator negotiating with a key multi-specialty group, or an independent physician asking for increased call coverage pay, care preparation can help you achieve your desired outcomes.
Document your process for compliance. Documenting compliance is essential for your compliance program; however, fair market value rate documentation can also facilitate negotiations. By demonstrating that you take compliance very seriously and that these efforts are protecting all parties, you will be well on your way to earning the respect of your colleagues across the table. You can find more information on how to document compliance here.