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By Lola Butcher
Health systems are recognizing that homelessness is a root cause of high healthcare utilization, but most systems do not screen and code for homelessness. Revenue cycle, patient access, and coding staff can play a role to improve homeless patient outcomes and reduce avoidable utilization by screening for and documenting homelessness.
By Erin Murphy
Revenue cycle leaders agree that positive, motivated candidates can overcome a lack of back-end knowledge and experience to become valuable employees.
By Rich Daly
A growing number of health plans are not paying for non-emergency patient use of the ED.
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By Marie Hinds
It is important for hospitals and health systems to forecast the impact of proposed healthcare legislation on Medicaid payments, eligibility teams, and patients.
Figure at a Glance
Low margin hospitals may be receiving reduced payments from commercial insurance, which may contribute to their lower net patient revenues.