Elder Care

Services Provided to Wisconsin Nursing Facilities


Financial Reporting

Medicare & Medicaid Analysis
Consulting and reporting

Tax Planning & Reporting
Limited Liability Companies

Consulting & Problem Solving

Firm Statistics

20 care facilities served, with annual requirements for audit, tax, Medicare and Medicaid reporting, analysis and planning:

14 Medicare cost reports annually:
  • 2 with distinct part costing;
  • 6 with PPS (prospective payment system);
  • 5 with 100% certification and long form cost reporting;
  • All using gross-up methods of ancillary costing to appropriately identify costs associated with the Medicare program;
  • 1 Home office Medicare cost report.
12 Medicaid cost reports annually, including:
  • Rate calculations to project future reimbursement;
  • Medicaid auditor rate worksheets checked for accuracy and the correct application of Medicaid allowable cost principles.

Management Statistics

  • 21 years Medicaid cost report preparation, review and audit experience;
  • 15 years Medicare cost report preparation, including the initial cost reports for 11 facilities;
  • 13 years as owner of CPA firm serving Wisconsin nursing facilities in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement analysis.

Elder Care Links

Elder Web
Health Care Financing Administration
National Archives and Records Administration
Wisconsin Health Care Association
Wisconsin Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
American Health Care Association
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
Long Term Care Case Mix Advisor
Long Term Care

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Last modified:August 17, 1999