By Luis Castillo – 2019 may go down as the year value-based care comes into its own. More facilities than ever have reimbursement tied to the long-term value they bring to patients; if your patients are re-admitted within… The post Improve Transitions to Drive Outcomes Under Value-Based Care appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Scott Gottlieb, MD, Jeff Shuren, MD, JD, & Michelle Tarver, MD, PhD – Collaboration. It’s a word we use a lot at the FDA — and for good reason. Collaboration is an essential element of many approaches we apply to achieve our public health mission. The post Fostering Collaborative Communities to Improve Patient Healthcare […]
By Marvin Luz – The consumerization of healthcare is dramatically changing the equation for providers. Competitive pressure is forcing providers to invest in new technologies and processes designed to improve the patient experience, all while they’re seeking ways to grow revenue. The post How Healthcare Practices Can Improve the Patient Experience and Boost Revenue appeared […]
By Heather Grover – The figures painting the picture of the nation’s patient medical debt crisis are astounding. Consumers are struggling to pay for care and that makes the media headlines, understandably so. The post More Customer Empowerment and Engagement Would Help Improve the Medical Debt Crisis appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Don Hardwick – Releasing medical records from a healthcare organization’s business office can be accomplished in a more efficient and cost-effective method. The post How to Improve PHI Disclosure Efficiency in the Business Office appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Tracy Love – Improving stroke outcomes is all about recognizing stroke symptoms FAST and cutting the time between symptom onset and treatment. The post 5 Ways Hospitals Can Improve Stroke Outcomes appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News.
By Stephanie St. Thomas – One of the biggest new product announcements splashes of this year so far was Apple’s announcement of a new Personal Health Record (PHR) — called Apple Health Records — which would allow users to aggregate their existing patient-generated data… The post How Improving Patient Matching Can Improve Patient Satisfaction appeared […]
By April Wilson – Claims denials represent millions of dollars in lost net revenue for hospitals and health systems, with up to 7% of submitted claims being denied in an average hospital on a routine basis. The post Audit Your Revenue Cycle for Claims Denial Issues to Improve Patient Billing Experience appeared first on RCM […]
WEDI 2018 Spring Conference on May 21-23 in Scottsdale AZ, will bring healthcare leaders together across payers, providers, government regulators and industry vendors to discuss key issues impacting the healthcare landscape. The post WEDI 2018 Spring Conference to Focus on Bridging Information & Technology to Improve Healthcare appeared first on Health Data Answers.
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