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Patient Statements: Telling a Story to Collect More in Less Time
Wed., Aug. 8: After this webinar, you will be able to identify the 10 most common patient statement design mistakes; and use patient statement design guidelines to accelerate patient receivables cash flow for your organization.
Employee Engagement in the Midst of Rightsizing
Tues., Aug. 14: After this webinar, you will be able to understand the key elements of an effective employee engagement strategy; determine the cost differential of retraining vs. hiring talent from outside of the organization; and create a new role of the recruitment department.
Eliminate Payroll Checks with Debit PayCards
Wed., Aug. 15: After this webinar, you will be able to understand how unbanked employees continue to be a part of your payroll; understand why some employees shun traditional banking; and know how payroll debit cards work and how they eliminate checks and check-cashing fees.
Creating and Integrating a Finance Structure in Nursing
Thurs., Aug.16: After this webinar, you will be able to discuss methods for creating collaboration between nursing and finance; identify improvements that can be made by having financial expertise embedded within nursing; understand and overcome the potential challenges to having a finance resource within the nursing structure; and recognize how technology can support the collaboration between finance and nursing.
How to Control Costly Physician Preference Items**
Thurs., Aug. 23: After this webinar, you will be able to capture all supplies outside the official MMIS to gain visibility and control of costly PPI.
Managing Physician Revenue in a Hospital Environment
Wed. Aug. 29: After this webinar, you will be able to develop strategies and tactics to manage physician revenue in your own hospital environment; manage the differences between professional and technical revenue; and leverage a combined billing office for exceptional performance.
Leveraging Enterprise Intelligence to Manage Readmissions
Thurs., Sept. 20: After this webinar, you will be able to implement the following primary applications for managing readmissions: accurate capture of statistics on readmissions; identification of clinical, financial and socioeconomic factors that impact readmissions; financial implications, margin management, and reimbursement risk; readmission prevention program effectiveness measurement; and risk of readmission information at the point of care.
**Part of a series of 6 webinars offered in conjunction with the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM).
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Publication Date: Thursday, July 26, 2012
Brian Kueppers, founder and CEO, Apex, discusses the importance of a robust patient payment strategy in boosting organization revenue and enhancing patient satisfaction.
Brian Grazzini, CFO, HealthPort, describes the importance of efficient and compliant information exchange and audit management in helping HIM staff spend less time on paperwork and more on mission-critical projects.
Cindy Matthews, executive vice president, Community Hospital Corporation, discusses how rural and community hospitals can use collaborative partnering to position for success through tough market conditions.
Rick Heise, senior vice president, revenue cycle, at Cerner Corporation, discusses the importance of integrating clinical and financial data to excel in health care’s changing payment environment.
Dale Hockel, senior vice president of operations, and Jim Fanelli, CFO, TriMedx, share strategies for elevating clinical engineering through innovative management programs.
Russ Graney, founder and CEO for Aidin, and John Laursen, head of business development for Aidin, share insights on how to improve care transitions between acute and post-acute care settings and incentivize high-quality patient outcomes.
Scott Elston, strategic accounts manager, GE Healthcare Services, describes how substantial cost reduction in health care requires rethinking business strategy and asset use.
Robert Williams, MD, director, Deloitte Consulting LLP, and Arielle Freiberger, product strategist, ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte, explain how sophisticated retrospective, real-time, and predictive data analytics can inform decision making to reduce costs and improve care.
Stuart Hanson, director of business development (healthcare solutions) at Citi Retail Services, discusses how improving the payment experience can benefit consumers and healthcare providers.
Scott Schmidt, vice president, Cerner RevWorks, LLC, shares insights on best practices for maximizing a revenue cycle management partnership.
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