Revenue Cycle Technology

Revenue Cycle Strategist: May 2017 Issue

Subscribers can view the May 2017 issue of Revenue Cycle Strategist.

HFMA April 14, 2017

Avoiding the Costliest Denials

Eligibility, outpatient medical necessity, and case management authorization continue to be three of the costliest denials. To avoid the negative effects of these types of denials, it is critical to implement an improvement process based on data.

Laura Ramos Hegwer April 10, 2017

3 Tips to Ensure Information Governance Success

A hospital health information director shares three strategies to help organizations form an information governance structure.

Lisa A. Eramo February 16, 2017

Children’s Health Raises Efficiency with Revenue Cycle Information Governance

To leverage its data assets toward population health management and other strategic goals, Children’s Health embarked on an information governance initiative that manages data throughout its lifecycle and organizationwide. 

Lisa A. Eramo February 16, 2017

Using Palm Vein Technology to Accurately Identify Patients

“If a person gives five different names over a five month period, we are still able to get the correct patient medical record to the treating provider, regardless of the patient’s name,” says Kandy Swanson, BayCare Health System.When patients present

Lola Butcher January 31, 2017

How Ochsner Health System Uses E-Signatures and Self Check-In to Drive Patient Satisfaction

Ochsner Health System’s efficient check-in process addresses patients’ demand for convenience and expediency and saved the health system approximately $48,000 by decreasing document volume.

Lisa A. Eramo October 11, 2016

Raising Red Flags for Coder Quality in ICD-10

By analyzing coder performance data, organizations pinpoint revenue vulnerabilities and mitigate reimbursement risk.

Manny Peña May 12, 2016

Ask the Expert: Getting Staff to Embrace Bedside Registration

Advice for revenue cycle leaders on getting hospital staff to adopt bedside registration or workstations on wheels.

HFMA October 25, 2012

Ask the Expert: Recording Meaningful Use Payments

HFMA's Principles & Practices Board is working on publishing guidance on the recording of meaningful use payments.

HFMA October 25, 2012
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