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CMS Proposed Changes to wRVU Values and Conversion Factor

CMS Proposed Changes to wRVU Values and Conversion Factor

Joni Wyatt, MHA, MHIA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS In August 2020, CMS released proposed changes to Evaluation and Management (E&M) CPT codes.  ... Read More
Healthcare Webinar On-Demand: Next Steps Towards COVID-19 Operational Recovery

Healthcare Webinar On-Demand: Next Steps Towards COVID-19 Operational Recovery

As the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency continues, the impact on our financial and operational “day to day” is evident. As ... Read More
Kassouf Announces New Chief Operating Officer

Kassouf Announces New Chief Operating Officer

The Directors of Kassouf & Co., P.C. (Kassouf) are pleased to announce Anita Atkinson, CPA as the firm's new Chief ... Read More
COVID-19 Business Series Webinars: Watch On Demand

COVID-19 Business Series Webinars: Watch On Demand

In Part 3, the June installment in the series, our experts discussed updates and new developments under the Paycheck Protection ... Read More
COVID-19: Mapping Relief Monies AAFP Webinar

COVID-19: Mapping Relief Monies AAFP Webinar

  The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency has led to rapidly deployed government and payer programs to support physician practices. As ... Read More
Kassouf Director Gerard J. Kassouf, CPA Named One of Birmingham Business Journal's Who's Who in Accounting for 2020

Kassouf Director Gerard J. Kassouf, CPA Named One of Birmingham Business Journal’s Who’s Who in Accounting for 2020

Gerard J. Kassouf, CPA, PFS, CFP®, AEP®, Director at Kassouf, was named one of Birmingham Business Journal’s Who’s Who in ... Read More
Expenses Paid from Proceeds of Paycheck Protection Program Loan Proceeds

Expenses Paid from Proceeds of Paycheck Protection Program Loan Proceeds

As businesses begin to receive funding of loans under the Paycheck Protection Program, it is vitally important to properly track ... Read More
CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: Immediate Infusion of $30 Billion into Healthcare System

CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: Immediate Infusion of $30 Billion into Healthcare System

Many provider groups are receiving unanticipated deposits into their bank accounts beginning April 10th, 2020 based on the CARES legislation that ... Read More
Families First Coronavirus Response Act Waives Coinsurance and Deductibles for Additional COVID-19 Related Services

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Waives Coinsurance and Deductibles for Additional COVID-19 Related Services

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act waives cost-sharing under Medicare Part B (coinsurance and deductible amounts) for Medicare patients for ... Read More
CMS – Medicare Expansion of the Accelerated/Advance Payment Program for Providers and Suppliers During COVID-19 Emergency

CMS – Medicare Expansion of the Accelerated/Advance Payment Program for Providers and Suppliers During COVID-19 Emergency

CMS has expanded the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payments Program during the COVID-19 emergency. This program requires a one-page application, ... Read More
Paycheck Protection Program Applications

Paycheck Protection Program Applications

On March 31, 2020, the official application for the Paycheck Protection Program was published on the website of the U.S ... Read More
Business Loans During COVID-19 Pandemic

Business Loans During COVID-19 Pandemic

On March 27, 2020, Congress passed, and the President signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act").  ... Read More
Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

On March 27, 2020, the President signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act").  This Bill provides ... Read More
Kassouf Sponsors 2020 Alabama MGMA Winter Conference

Kassouf Sponsors 2020 Alabama MGMA Winter Conference

Kassouf Healthcare Advisors (left to right) Peri Cabral, Georgina Perry, Jonathan Kassouf, Stewart Garner, and Zack Bennett at the Alabama ... Read More
President Signs Families First Coronavirus Response Act

President Signs Families First Coronavirus Response Act

On March 18, 2020 President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act which contains measures designed to provide assistance ... Read More
2019 Alabama Healthcare Fraud Summit

2019 Alabama Healthcare Fraud Summit

Kassouf recently sponsored the 2019 Alabama Healthcare Fraud Summit, held at The Club, Inc. Other presenting sponsors of this inaugural ... Read More
2019 FINANCIAL FRAUD SUMMIT

2019 FINANCIAL FRAUD SUMMIT

November 6, 2019 - 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM Trussville Civic Center InfraGard Birmingham Members Alliance and the FBI Birmingham ... Read More
Kassouf & Co. Sponsors MGMA-Huntsville Chapter Meeting

Kassouf & Co. Sponsors MGMA-Huntsville Chapter Meeting

This month, Kassouf & Co. sponsored the MGMA-Huntsville chapter's August meeting, which featured a presentation on "MACRS Cost Measure," by ... Read More
Kassouf & Co. Named To "Best Accounting Firms to Work for" By Accounting Today

Kassouf & Co. Named To “Best Accounting Firms to Work for” By Accounting Today

Kassouf & Co. has been recognized as one of the 2019 Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work for. Accounting ... Read More