Healthcare

We are healthcare accounting and consulting.

Healthcare is our largest niche. It’s what we’re known for. And that’s why so many providers choose us to be their partner.

For more than 45 years, Blue & Co. has painstakingly cultivated its healthcare team to include industry experts that cover almost every aspect of operational efficiency and compliance. Our teams work with nearly every hospital in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky and have healthcare clients in almost every state across the U.S.

Who we serve.

We currently serve more than 1,500 healthcare providers, covering everything from hospitals and physician groups to post-acute care facilities, dental practices, and pharmacies. We have more than 145 experienced professionals dedicated specifically to healthcare that will serve you with a deep and comprehensive understanding of the industry’s administrative, organizational, and financial needs.

Industry Organizations

  • American Academy of Professional Coders
  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • American Health Information Management Association, AHIMA
  • Health Enterprise Network of Louisville
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Indiana Council of Community Mental Health Centers, Inc
  • Indiana Health Care Association
  • Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities
  • Kentucky Board of Nursing
  • LeadingAge
  • Medical Group Management Association
  • Medical News

Testimonials

  • “I appreciate the willingness to get on the phone and discuss complex situations as they are happening. In this way, we have a good product and clean audit.”

    Cheryl Wathen

    Deaconess Hospital, Inc.

  • “They are very friendly, open, honest, and competent. One of the most important things for me is that they never make me feel as if I have a stupid question or should understand something. This is priceless.”

    Kim Bordenkircher

    Henry County Hospital

  • “When you pick up the phone or email someone at Blue, if they are not available immediately, they get back with you very quickly. The people make the company, and Blue has a way of finding people that can relate to everyone. Blue is just an exceptional company and I am proud to have worked with them for the past 15 years.”

    Willie Cooper-Lohr

    Barnesville Hospital

2020 CY OPPS Final Rule

2020 CY OPPS Final Rule

Reductions to 340B Payments and Certain Provider-Based Departments and a Delay on Pricing Transparency Rules This past weekend, CMS released the final rule for CY 2020 Outpatient Prospective System (OPPS) Hospital payment that goes into effect on January 1, 2020. There were some diversions from the proposed rule as well as several policies that have […]

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Are Patient Records Safer Now Than Before HIPAA Became Law

Are Patient Records Safer Now Than Before HIPAA Became Law?

Since HIPAA was originally signed into law in 1996, it has seen five major changes, each intended to make patient information “more safe.” Recently, some clients have been asking us if we think medical records are safer today than before the original HIPAA legislation was passed. Unfortunately, the answer to that question is a resounding […]

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Hospitals to Provide Skilled Nursing Quality Data at Discharge per New Rule

Hospitals to Provide Skilled Nursing Quality Data at Discharge per New Rule

On September 29, 2019, CMS finalized a new rule focusing on the seamless exchange of patient information between health care settings by revising the discharge planning requirements that Hospitals and Home Health Agencies (HHAs) must meet in order to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. According to CMS’s Seema Verna, the final rule does not change […]

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