Alexandra Wilson Pecci is an editor for HealthLeaders.
Mobile phones and apps may help improve healthcare record matching.
Medicare median wage and CMI-adjusted cost per case was 5.8% higher at AMCs versus non-AMCs in 2017.
Eliminating manual processes for DNFB cases increased revenue, and also increased operational efficiency by 95%.
In hospital-owned primary care practices, that difference is $131,770 more in revenue after operating costs per physician.
Negative online comments and scores about spine surgeons were more likely to fall under 'surgeon-independent' factors like billing in a new study.
Even as healthcare leaders across the country place greater emphasis on consumer-focused strategies, revenue cycle efforts are falling behind.
Bellin Health System aims to build revenue cycle knowledge within clinical operations using service line-revenue cycle platform representatives who will act as liaisons to each of the system's service lines.
Revenue, patient satisfaction, and business in general all rose thanks to price transparency, a new study suggests.
Engaging in 'denials management' rather than 'denials prevention' is a costly approach.
Despite lagging regulations and reimbursement challenges, one provider says individual health systems can change how they do business using virtual visits.