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Strategies for positive impact on revenue integrity

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Strategies for positive impact on revenue integrity

  • Follow the three-phase model — process review, analysis, review and revise — to perform a complete update of your chargemaster.
  • Designate someone with extensive coding experience to verify/validate charges.
  • Conduct a periodic chart-to-bill audit for each department.
  • Bring charging and coding to one place on the front end.

See related article: How a 3-phase approach can rebuild your chargemaster

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