Repurposing TDABC: Case Examples from a New York Hospital

Time-driven activity-based costing principles provide an excellent basis for helping healthcare organizations identify opportunities for improving their operations.

Sourjya Patnaik, MBA, CHFP September 4, 2018

The Future of Consumerism

HFMA President and CEO Joe Fifer discusses rising consumer expectations in health care and what it will take to meet them.

Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA August 31, 2018

Balancing Innovation and Delivery

As healthcare organizations look toward moving into the next phase of innovation, they must not lose sight of their core mission.

Brandon Klar, MHSA August 29, 2018

5 DRGs Are Primary Contributors to Rising Average Loss per Medicare Hospital Admission

Among Medicare admissions in 2015 to 2017, costs per admission rose more rapidly than did payments, and the impact of this trend on hospitals’ financials strongest with admissions associated with 5 DRGs.

HFMA August 29, 2018

Administration Meets Challenge to Risk-Adjustment Payments, Counter to Critics’ Assumptions

Responding to a New Mexico district court’s ruling against the risk-adjustment program established by the Affordable Care Act, CMS initially put the program’s payments to collections and payment on hold, but then took steps to reinstate the program.

Gail R. Wilensky August 29, 2018

Protecting Against Cybersecurity Threats

With the increasing sophistication of cyberattacks in health care, hospitals and health systems must make sure they have effective cybersecurity infrastructures to protect themselves and their patients from such attacks.

David Lee, JD August 29, 2018

Imagining the Healthcare Revenue Cycle of Tomorrow

HFMA will be source for all things required to create the healthcare revenue cycle of tomorrow.

Kevin Brennan, FHFMA, CPA August 29, 2018

Technology and a Strong Patient Focus Help Providers Excel in Revenue Cycle Performance

Winners of HFMA’s MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle offer lessons learned for revenue cycle excellence.

Laura Ramos Hegwer August 29, 2018

Integrated Revenue Cycle: Coordination Between Insurers and Providers to Ensure Revenue Accuracy

Working together, insurers and providers can realize mutual benefits of verifying the accuracy of information.

Brandon Solomon August 29, 2018

Success in Proactive Denials Management and Prevention

Adopting a few key best practices can help healthcare organizations reduce denials.

Glen Reiner August 29, 2018
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