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Enhanced Operational Results
Aegis knows all about the pressures and limitations imposed on rehab providers by Medicare and other payers. And we’ve spent years developing effective tools and programs to help all types of providers improve their operational results in this uncertain regulatory and reimbursement environment.
The results we see for our customers, from small rural hospitals to highly integrated health care service networks, are evident in their Performance Scorecards, and we’d like to help you improve your Scorecard numbers too. We can help you see measurable improvements in your numbers as they relate to quality of care, treatment protocols, compliance, customer-based solutions and financial integrity. When you take advantage of our proven programs, you are certain to enhance your operational results.
Differentiating Factors of Aegis Therapies
Program management and strategic planning
Aegis offers full operational, financial and clinical management of your existing programs or we will assist you with ongoing oversight of your financial performance. We provide assistance with long-range business plans, market research, resource identification, and certificate-of-need applications. We also convert acute-care facilities to specialty hospitals.
Program and product feasibility studies
Aegis conducts feasibility studies to identify the resources needed to implement new programs, and assess the degree of fit with your overall service mix and mission. We also consider the impact of state and federal licensure and certification requirements, and project the financial impact to your company.
New program/service enhancement
Aegis will identify your physical facility requirements, train your staff, establish outcome measures for clinical effectiveness, coordinate for you with state licensing agencies and fiscal intermediaries, and develop policies and procedures that meet Medicare conditions of participation, JCAHO standards and CARF standards.
Aegis will evaluate your staffing patterns and patient acuity levels, redesign your nursing care model, help with contract negotiations and/or third-party management companies, help you transition from third-party management to self-operation, recruit and screen key staff such as medical directors, program directors and nurse managers, and we will train your nurse managers.
Financial analysis and regulatory compliance
Because of our experience assisting clients with complience issues, Aegis can analyze reimbursement patterns and trends, and play a key role in your compliance plan development, medical record audits, Medicare appeals, compliance training, and regulatory compliance audits/corrective action plans.