Before a claim is billed and the provider receives reimbursement, before the charges are entered and coding complete, and even before the physician treats a patients’ ailment, patient access has already begun the revenue cycle process.Read More
The AMA changed 335 codes for 2019, to reflect scientific and technological advances in medical, surgical, and diagnostic services. Several new codes reflect the possibility of using connected health tools and other new delivery systems to improve healthcare quality.Read More
It is hard to ignore the increase in Accountable Care Organizations' (ACOs) popularity in urban America, but how do ACOs fit in rural America?Read More
41% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions every January and on average one third are able to maintain their resolution through March.Read More
Do you have a hard time finding metrics that relate to your facility? Are you frustrated because the healthcare industry is overrun by “best practice” indicators, and plagued by the notion that every revenue cycle fits into a cookie cutter best practice model?
After many years in the industry providing services across numerous revenue cycles and reviewing client results, it became very clear to me that the standard “best practices” performance indicators touted in revenue cycle publications are not likely the best gauge of AR health for your individual facility.Read More