1st Talk Compliance

Grace Walsh is the host of 1st Talk Compliance. Grace collaborates with experts across a wide range of subjects, from HIPAA compliance and coding & auditing best practices to CMS Price Transparency regulations, to highlight the hottest topics in the healthcare compliance and revenue integrity.

Navigating Private Equity in Healthcare

Tune in to hear Grace Walsh in conversation with Rachel Rose, JD, MBA, to explore the topic of private equity in healthcare and its various pros and cons, and get the details on valuable updates on enforcement actions by the U.S. Department of Justice and Congressional inquiries.

The Sky’s the Limit: How Price Transparency Can Empower Healthcare Providers

Grace Walsh speaks with Kevin Chmura, CEO at Panacea Healthcare Solutions, to explore an extremely timely topic: price transparency and its far-reaching impact on how healthcare providers interact with consumers, with each other, and with the market at large.

The Importance of Defensible Pricing

In our current healthcare climate, it’s more crucial than ever to maintain defensible and rational healthcare pricing while remaining competitive and optimizing net revenue. As Panacea’s experts can tell you, it’s a tricky balance to strike—but the benefits of a strategic approach to hospital pricing are well worth the effort.

2024 E/M Updates: What You Need to Know

In this episode of 1st Talk Compliance, Grace Walsh is joined by Becky Jacobsen, Vice President of CDM, Coding & Audit Services at Panacea Healthcare Solutions, to explore the key updates to evaluation and management (E/M) guidelines for 2024.

Mastering Defensible Pricing in the Era of Price Transparency with Kevin Chmura

In this episode of 1st Talk Compliance, we are joined by Kevin Chmura, CEO at Panacea Healthcare Solutions, as we dive into an increasingly crucial topic in healthcare: price transparency and its ever-growing impact on the industry.

Evolution of Price Transparency and How to Stay Ahead of CMS Requirements

1st Talk Compliance features guest Govi Goyal, President, Financial Services, at Panacea Healthcare Solutions, to discuss how the new CMS Price Transparency Rule and No Surprises Act are closely related. By providing Good Faith Estimates for healthcare services, hospitals can comply with both regulations.