HQAA Blog

Top 3 Reasons Third-Party Billing Companies Should Seek Accreditation

Posted by Curtis McLees on Thu, Sep 12, 2013 @ 02:01 PM

Conversations are being initiated about quality and improving effectiveness of operations with the HQAA third-party billing accreditation program.

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Topics: Quality, Billing, HQAA Accreditation, HME Accreditation Requirements, Compliance

Who is Anti-Quality? 4 Ways to Improve Your HME Business

Posted by Mary Nicholas on Tue, Sep 11, 2012 @ 08:12 AM

Who is Anti-Quality?

I would dare say that in a room of 100 people not one would raise their hand in response to that question.  We all want a “quality of life”.  As consumers we all want quality products; quality in the foods we eat, in the goods we purchase, in the cars we drive. We may not consciously think, “I want to buy a can of quality vegetables”, but we sure do all want to believe that the vegetables are of a certain quality with a certain taste and processed with a high level of sanitation and safety.  We all seek quality if not once but numerous times a day even if it isn’t a conscious thought.

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Topics: Quality, Quality Improvement, Process Improvement

Creating Quality By Working Together

Posted by Mary Nicholas on Wed, Aug 15, 2012 @ 11:47 AM

I know this may come as a shock to everyone, but I love Quality. I love the concepts of Quality and I love taking those concepts and applying them to our everyday work life. 

At a recent all-staff meeting, we played the Butterfly Activty. I hadn’t played this one before, and I thought, what an odd name. I didn’t see any connection between butterflies and how this could be an example for us. I was happily anticipating how this would play out.

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Topics: Quality