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Most healthcare organizations will embrace two-sided value-based care models in 2024, but many do not have clearly defined protocols to assess new opportunities

Read this article for various lessons and questions to consider before entering a value-based care contract.

HFMA January 30, 2024

Improving financial performance using clinical supply chain technology

In this HFMA Executive Roundtable, six healthcare financial executives reflect on the biggest clinical supply chain challenges their organization faces and discuss what metrics are most critical to evaluating success and a return on investment (ROI) with clinical supply chain technologies.

HFMA January 30, 2024

Had enough RCM vendor drama yet? Ask these questions now.

Download this white paper to view three major questions you should ask RCM vendors to find the best one in boosting your revenue cycle.

HFMA January 26, 2024

Comparison of 2024 ASC Addendum BB with October 2023 Addendum BB

HFMA presents a spreadsheet comparing ASC covered ancillary services. It also includes an HCPCS lookup tool that makes it easier to pull-up descriptive and payment information for a particular code.

HFMA January 9, 2024

Comparison of 2024 ASC Addendums AA and FF with October 2023 Addendums

HFMA presents a spreadsheet for relative weights and payment rates for the Ambulatory Surgical Center payment system comparing 2024 to 2023 rates.

HFMA January 9, 2024

Empowering patient access teams: The transformative impact of training and development

Hospital patient access teams are often the first encounter a patient has with the hospital. The patient access encounter sets the stage for the entire patient experience and has financial implications as well. Effective registration, eligibility verification, coverage discovery and collection workflows are required for optimal revenue cycle outcomes. Training and development have a big…

HFMA January 8, 2024

Definition of “Employer”—Association Health Plans Proposed Rule Summary

HFMA presents a detailed summary of the proposed rule published by the Employee Benefits Security Administration that would rescind the similarly titled rule finalized in 2018 (83 FR 28912) that expanded the regulatory definition of “employer” under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.

HFMA January 3, 2024

2024 Physician Fee Schedule Specialty Impact Tables – Updated

HFMA presents an updated specialty impact tables based on the 2024 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule final rule.

HFMA December 19, 2023

Comparison of 2024 Physician Fee Schedule Final Payment Rates to October 2023 Payment Rates – Updated

HFMA presents an updated spreadsheet comparing the 2024 physician fee schedule payment rates to the 2023 payment rates.

HFMA December 19, 2023

Using analytics effectively to drive margin improvement

Participants of an HFMA Executive Roundtable held June 27 discuss how healthcare providers are taking steps to encourage data sharing among units and create a single source of truth for operational and patient data.

HFMA December 12, 2023