Revenue Cycle Strategist: March 2019 Issue
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Digital Initiative at Meadows Health Improves Patient Communication and Reduces Errors
By Mike Hagan
Meadows Health patient engagement technology has had a positive impact on the registration process, patient satisfaction, and revenue.
Revenue Cycle Operations
Increasing Patient Financial Engagement with a Revenue Cycle Management Overhaul
By Steve Burr and Mark Spinner
Atrium Health saw a 52 percent increase in new patient-payment-plan accounts and flexible patient payment plan opt-ins after it reevaluated its entire financial strategy and restructured its financial flow, all in the middle of its RCM system installation.
Revenue Cycle Technology
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Avoiding Costly Gaps Amid System Conversion
By Robert Cato
Experienced hospital executives know that amid the various pressures system conversions entail, attention should be paid to A/R strategies. In worst-case scenarios, careless legacy strategies can lead to costly A/R backlogs and related claims denials, all leading to disruptions in performance and worse—a hit on cash reserves.
2019 Coding Highlights Focus on New Technologies
By Kim Felix
What are highlights of the ICD-10 FY19 changes?
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Hospital Executives Say Charge Capture is Essential to Financial Success
Although charge capture is a critical method for ensuring hospitals are paid for the services they provide, revenue cycle teams may not be spending enough time evaluating their charge capture activities.