The efficiency of the billing and coding process can not be stressed enough with the value-based care now in action. The shift to patient financial responsibility is further pressuring the healthcare practices to work on improving their billing processes. Similar to any industry in the market, healthcare too needs to set up and work over … Read moreHEALTHCARE REVENUE KPIS TO KEEP TRACK OF
With the continuously evolving healthcare policies, including more patient responsibility and increasing the intricacy of the already complex healthcare landscape, ensuring a sound revenue cycle management is becoming a back-breaking task for the healthcare operators around the nation, but there is no scope for mistakes. Practices and providers have to ensure that billing and claim … Read moreREVENUE CYCLE PARALYSIS: OPTIMIZE IT
The US healthcare system has drastically changed and how! No longer is only the provider bearing the burden of financial responsibility, with the liability now shifted more towards the patients. Furthermore, the high deductible policies and the yearly escalation of the number of co-pays and insurance, the out of pocket expense for the patient’s have … Read moreTIPS TO IMPROVE PATIENT COLLECTION
IMPROVE RCM WITH PATIENT ACCESS AUTOMATION Importance of patient access How accessible are your treatment, care, and other services to the patient, is essential to maintain the financial health and reputation of your healthcare practice. This is termed as patient access. It gives the patient and the caregiver the freedom to take charge of their … Read moreIMPROVE RCM WITH PATIENT ACCESS AUTOMATION
IMPORTANCE OF AR MANAGEMENT Account receivables follow-up play a crucial role in the medical billing and coding process, ultimately impacting the revenue cycle. They make sure that the insurance providers pay the payment owed without disrupting the flow of revenue cycle. With the aim to reopen a denied claim to get maximum reimbursement, the job … Read moreDON’T MAKE THESE AR MANAGEMENT MISTAKES
Per Annals of Internal Medicine findings from a retrospective population-based analysis, Medicare Advantage users, had higher risk-adjusted 30-day hospital readmission rates compared to traditional Medicare beneficiaries. Hospital admissions were compared for three common medical conditions. Hospital readmissions are one of the significant reasons behind the decline in healthcare organization’s revenue. No hospital wants their patient … Read moreHOW TO KEEP A CHECK ON HOSPITAL READMISSION?
Per the Global Market Insights analytical report, the Global Healthcare Data Interoperability Market will surpass USD 3.5 billion by 2025 with North America expecting a compound annual growth rate o of 8.8%. Semantic Interoperability is anticipated to escalate at CAGR of 9.5% in the forecast period, and cloud-based healthcare interoperability market is also expected to … Read moreHOW INTEROPERABILITY FURTHER IMPACTS RCM?
Earlier it was a headache accessing and managing a bulk load of healthcare data and patient’s information, but with the inception of EHR, the accessibility, security, storage, and usability of the data has become easy. EHR makes instant, real-time, patient-centered records easily accessible to authorized users. It comprises of patient medical history, diagnosis, medications, treatment … Read moreEHR ADOPTION: MISTAKES AND TIPS
What an overwhelming year it was for the healthcare professionals and medical revenue cycle management? The value-based care, interoperability, shifting financial responsibilities to patients, it won’t be an understatement to say that the healthcare revolution by digitization is starting to reflect its impact on the revenue cycle management. Also, what a start to the 2019 … Read moreHOW CAN YOU MAXIMIZE YOUR PRACTICE’S REVENUE?
While we think the medical world is complicated with human anatomy, various diseases, and several treatments, seldom do we, as a patient quantify the gravity of medical billing and coding. While a medical practitioner has a lot on their plate to ensure that every patient is dispensed quality service, to overlook the financial aspect of … Read moreARE YOUR CODING PRACTICES UP TO THE MARK?