Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
Buy HFMA Membership to Attend

Audience:

Hospitals and Other Providers
Physicians and Other Practitioners

Career level:

Experienced Professional
Student
Early Careerist
Mid-Senior

Recommended for:

Revenue Cycle
Healthcare Revenue Integrity
Physician Practice
Reimbursement

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

18 Months

White Paper | Charge Capture
Read this whitepaper to learn how AI with charge capture can help providers increase the comprehensiveness and accuracy of their claims and streamline workflows and make this revenue-integrity function more time- and cost-efficient.
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Trend | Charge Capture
A strong revenue integrity program can help revenue cycle departments preserve the margins that further the mission of delivering high-quality healthcare.
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Trend | Charge Capture
In an industry where “no margin means no mission,” revenue integrity is emerging as a tool and an initiative to enhance margin and preserve the mission of health systems.
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Trend | Charge Capture
HFMA is seeking input on your hospital's ability to group/capture APC data. This information is crucial to the work of HFMA’s chargemaster taskforce and will help HFMA provide guidance to CMS on transparency initiatives.
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How To | Charge Capture
Hospitals and health systems should develop an operating model to address a new revenue cycle concept, called the clinical revenue cycle.
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Course | Advanced | Charge Capture

Revenue Capture and Recognition

Course | Advanced | Charge Capture

Revenue Capture and Recognition

Description

At the end of this course, you will be able to identify the three levels of HCPCS modifiers and identify the reason why a chargemaster must be reviewed and updated regularly.

Estimated course completion time: 1 hour
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Understand the charge process and its impact on the revenue cycle
  • Identify the components of the chargemaster including HCPCS and CPT codes and modifiers
  • Recognize the importance of maintenance of the chargemaster for accurately representing services provided within a healthcare organization

Related Courses | Charge Capture

On Demand Webinar | Basic | Revenue Cycle

Managing financial complexity: Synchronizing revenue cycle and finance teams

Healthcare finance teams face many unique challenges that can slow down processes and negatively impact the patient satisfaction. Provider consolidation, new reimbursement models, and rising consumerism and technology changes can make insurance and patient payment processes time consuming, expensive and prone to error. This webinar will examine new strategies providers are simplifying processes, reducing costs, and building stronger collaboration between the revenue cycle and finance teams. Hear how these strategies can help your organization decrease cost to collect, reduce AR days, improve working capital, and enhance the patient payment experience.

Original live webinar date: 11/20/19

Course | Advanced | Denials Management

Revenue Cycle Performance Improvement

This course introduces the idea that lasting performance improvement in the revenue cycle can only be achieved after changing the work culture. The course also describes the ambulatory payment classification (APC) system introduced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2000. It also explains the importance of correct charging in avoiding denials, overcharges, and undercharges and describes how hospitals can prevent inaccurate charging before claims are submitted to payers and how hospitals can use retrospective audits to recover lost revenue from previously paid claims.


Estimated course completion time: 2 hours

Course | Basic | Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care

The UB-04 Billing Form: Form Locators 42 through 81

This course explains how to complete FL 42-81 of the UB-04 billing form. The codes needed to fill in these data areas are described. The course covers the use of this form for all payers, including Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial payers.

Estimated course completion time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

We also offer the UB-04 Billing Form: Form Locators 1 through 41 here.

Course | Basic | Coding

Health Information Management (HIM) and Coding

At the end of this course, you will be able to identify the responsibility of Health Information Management (HIM) in the revenue cycle.


Estimated course completion time: 2 hours