Revenue Cycle Strategist subscribers can access individual articles and a web extra below.


Moving On Up: Structuring Career Ladders for Employee Advancement

By Kathleen B. Vega

Baylor Health Care System uses career ladders in several of its departments, in some cases cutting staff turnover nearly in half.

Training Coders to Transition to ICD-10

By Jacqueline J. Stack

Coders should be receiving training so they will be ready to use the ICD-10 code set by the new Oct. 1, 2014, compliance date.

Don't Stop Now: ICD-10 Checklist, Encounter Forms

By Anita Archer

Despite the possible implementation delay of ICD-10, healthcare organizations should be taking these steps to prepare for the new code sets.

Optimizing the Revenue Cycle from Cerner

ICD-10: A New Day for Current and New Coders

By Elaine O'Bleness

The transition to ICD-10 presents incredible educational opportunities for coders and coding students.

Coding Q&A

Foreign Body Removals

By Christine Lee

This article discusses how to code foreign body removals, such as fishhooks.

Figures at a Glance

Days to Submit Claims, by Physician Specialty

The chart indicates average days it takes a provider organization to submit claims for payment.

Web Extra

Training Programs for Coders: Where to Find Them, How to Evaluate Them

By Patti Frank

Professional coders need ongoing training to keep up with all of the changes in medical coding.

Publication Date: Tuesday, May 01, 2012