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Cover Story

Standardizing Revenue Cycle Operations Across Multiple Clinics

By Robert Young, M.D.

AltaMed developed a steering committee to lead alignment of revenue cycle operations by elevating the role of the revenue cycle in daily operations, standardizing processes, and partnering across sites.

At the Front Lines of the ACA

Three Potential Ways EFTs Could Affect Cash Flow

By J. Steven Stone and Linda A. Malek

Before you request EFT payments from commercial insurers, you should consider how the new ACA rules on EFTs could affect your hospital’s cash flow.

Revenue Cycle Solutions

How to Prepare Patient Financial Services for Reform

By John Young

Revenue cycle leaders who keep their PFS staff current with ACA requirements will have the greatest advantage in securing benefits for their patients.

Coding Q&A

Getting Ready for ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes

By Kathy Johnson

A good head start to ICD-10-CM readiness is including specific and complete diagnosis information in your records now.

Finance at a Glance

Medicare Margin by Type of Hospital 

Medicare margins will decline slightly in 2014.


Publication Date: Wednesday, March 05, 2014