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Working with Physicians to Improve Documentation
By Lola Butcher
Getting high-quality documentation requires understanding physicians’ priorities, their thinking styles, and the time pressures they work under. Demonstrating how documentation can improve patient care is key to motivating physicians.
Revenue Cycle Department Gives Beyond its Patient Access Services
MetroHealth’s revenue cycle staff work together to assist the local community with basic needs as well as healthcare access and financing.
Solving the Unique Revenue Cycle Challenges of EMS Providers
By Chris Watanabe
An EMS provider cut A/R days in half by addressing the unique challenges of emergency medical service revenue cycle processes―limited time to capture patient data and insurance coverage information and a lack of technology integration with other healthcare providers.
New CMS Guidelines Impact Coders’ Roles
By Kim Carr
How is the role of coders in the clinical validation process changing?
Tackling Preservice Pricing Plans
By Tom Yoesle
From our sponsor, Parallon
Despite evidence that patient demand for preservice pricing is growing, only 30 percent of patients are being offered pre-treatment cost estimates.
Figure at a Glance
Electronic Claim Processing Can Save Millions of Work Hours
If providers fully adopt automated processes for claim transactions, a minimum of 1.1 million hours of administrative work could be saved per business week each year, according to a 2016 CAQH study.