Franklin J. Rooks Jr., Esq.

PUBLICATIONS BY FRANKLIN J. ROOKS

Employee Absences and the Americans with Disabilities Act

Journal of Medical Practice Management, October 2016

Physicians Must Be Aware of Overpayments and the False Claims Act

Physicians News Digest, February 3, 2015

Reverse False Claims
Billing & Coding Advantage Magazine, January 2015

Do You Have a Practice to Sell?
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, September 2014

Is this a Fair Way to Pay Doctors?
Physicians News Digest, December 5, 2013

Diminishing Rates of Return
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the APTA, August 2013
Page 57-59

Getting Paid for Out-of-Network Patients is Difficult
Physicians News Digest, September 12, 2013

Practice Protection
ADVANCE for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine, April 4, 2013

When Payment Isn’t Prompt
ADVANCE for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine, September 5, 2012

The Erosion of Workers Compensation Reimbursement and Patient Choice
Physicians News Digest, May 16, 2012

Charges Trigger Scrutiny
SIU Today, the Quarterly Publication of the International Association of Special Investigative Units, Spring 2012
Page 12-14

Managing Accounts Receivable
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the APTA, March 2012
Page 68-69

Health Savings Accounts: Provider Beware?
Physicians News Digest, October 23, 2011

Proceed with Caution
ADVANCE for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants, Vol 22, Issue 20, October 5, 2011

A Fair Bill for Care
SIU Today, the Quarterly Publication of the International Association of Special Investigative Units, Fall 2011
Page 8-11

Retroactive Benefit Determination under ERISA
Physicians News Digest, September 6, 2011

Physical Therapy, Other Professions and Profit
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the APTA, August 2011
Page 54-56

The Down-Coding of a Claim
Physicians News Digest, June 2011
Page 12

Some Evidentiary Considerations in Physician Billing
Journal of Medical Practice Management, Greenbranch Publishing, June 2011

Avoiding the Audit
ADVANCE for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants, May 3, 2011

The Importance of Operating Metrics in Running Your Practice
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the APTA, May 2011
Page 34-37

The Legal Significance of Submitting a CMS 1500 Claim Form to Medicare
Impact Magazine of the Private Practice Section of the APTA, March 2011
Page 24-25

Employment Contracts for New Grads
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants, May 23, 2011

Rethinking the Decision to be a Participating Provider
Physicians News Digest, February 7, 2011

Caught Stealing
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants, Vol. 22 – Issue 2, January 24, 2011
Page 11

Physician Owned Physical Therapy Clinics – Avoiding the Impossible Day
Physicians News Digest, December 13, 2010

Dollar for Dollar
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants, May 13, 2010

Capital Gains
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants Vol. 21 – Issue 21, October 4, 2010
Page 15

The Right Course
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants Vol. 21 – Issue 7, March 19, 2010
Page 9

Protecting Your Interest
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants Vol. 21 – Issue 1, January 8, 2010
Page 10

Stark Reality
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants Vol. 20 – Issue 23, November 12, 2009
Page 11

Watch Your Step
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 17 – Issue 4, April 1, 2008
Page 11

Joining Forces
Advance for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants Vol. 16 – Issue 7, July 11, 2007
Page 13

Pay Raze
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 16 – Issue 1, January 1, 2007
Page 10

Pay Up
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 15 – Issue 7, July 1, 2006
Page 16

On the Rise
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 15 – Issue 2, February 1, 2006
Page 13

Crunching the Numbers
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 14 – Issue 7, July 1, 2005
Page 15

Stat Tracker
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation Vol. 14 – Issue 3, March 1, 2005
Page 11

A Clinical Productivity Calculation Can Help
Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation, November 1, 2000