Revenue CycleRev Cycle Innovation Roundup: OODA Adds Provider Advisors, Expanded Partnerships
Three top players have made recent announcements about their expanded work.
FinanceReport: Automated Claim Transactions Linked to Billions in Savings for Healthcare Industry
The volume of transactions can also indicate opportunities for savings, according to the report.
Covid-19People Want COVID-19 Vaccine Right Away, But Signup Problems Persist
A new HealthInsurance.com survey finds that 48% of respondents know someone over the age of 65 who has had difficulty...
Revenue CycleQ&A: Billing for Outpatient Therapy Services
For the duration of the public health emergency, hospitals may bill outpatient therapy services in two ways.
Revenue Cycle4 Ways to Optimize Vaccine Scheduling
Without a solid plan in place for scheduling vaccinations, revenue cycles will easily find themselves overwhelmed by the influx of...
Revenue CycleUsing Medical Decision-making to Assign an E/M Code for an Outpatient Visit
To select a level of an E/M service, two of the three elements of MDM must be met or exceeded....
Revenue CycleAHA Pushes Back on RAND's Recent Hospital Pricing Report
CEO Rick Pollack released a statement on behalf of the AHA, stating that RAND "ignores the unique role of hospitals...
TechnologyQ&A: Posting Security Notice on Website
Mary D. Brandt, MBA, RHIA, CHE, CHPS shares how long security notices should stay on an organization's website if it...
Revenue CycleHospital Price Regulation Has Huge Cost-Saving Potential
That strategy could reduce hospital spending between $61.9 billion and $236.6 billion annually but would likely face major political and...
Covid-19Q&A: Coding Suspected COVID-19
If a provider documents COVID-19 as "suspected," "possible," "probable," or "inconclusive," then U07.1 cannot be reported.
StrategyHealth Policy Valentines to Warm the Heart
Tweeters lit up KHN's timeline in recent days with valentine messages about topics ranging from covid-19 vaccines and mask-wearing to...
Revenue CycleQ&A: Excludes Note Changes for Encephalopathy
If toxic encephalopathy (encephalopathy due to drug) is sequenced as the principal diagnosis, metabolic encephalopathy as a secondary diagnosis will...