Revenue Cycle News and Analysis

August 10, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include the FY 2023 IPPS Final Rule, a request for information on improving Medicare Advantage, an implementation transmittal for the updates to the Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Prospective Payment System, and more!

August 10, 2022
Case Management Monthly

Telehealth coverage may be changing in your state as early as this fall—if it hasn’t already. While Medicare has pledged to cover telehealth services through December 2023, many state public health emergency waivers that expanded telehealth services are set to be rolled back.

August 10, 2022
HIM Briefings

Revenue erosion and denials are often easily prevented, but simple errors may evade traditional, reactive denials management processes. Apply these tips to reduce and prevent common denials due to medical necessity, the three-day payment window, and more.

August 10, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include the FY 2023 IPPS Final Rule, a request for information on improving Medicare Advantage, an implementation transmittal for the updates to the Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Prospective Payment System, and more!

August 10, 2022
Briefings on HIPAA

It may be summer, but there is no vacation when it comes to HIPAA privacy and security. In fact, OCR was extremely busy and active with enforcement in July.

August 3, 2022
Medicare Insider

This week's Medicare updates include the FY 2023 Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System final rule, the FY 2023 Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital Prospective Payment System final rule, the FY 2023 Hospice Payment Rate Update final rule, and more!

August 3, 2022
HIM Briefings

Reconciling CDI reviews and queries against final coding is an important but sometimes overlooked step. Use these expert tips to refresh or develop your organization's CDI and coding reconciliation process.

August 3, 2022
Briefings on HIPAA

In June, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the decades-old decision on abortion rights and it was enough to have OCR weigh in with some guidance on privacy regulations. OCR issued guidance June 29 to protect patient privacy in the wake of the decision.

August 1, 2022
HIM Briefings
August 1, 2022
Case Management Monthly

Patients with behavioral health needs can present numerous challenges for hospital case managers.

August 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs
August 1, 2022
Briefings on APCs

The 3-day payment rule is known to coders by various names such as the 72-hour rule, the 3-day payment window, or MS-DRG window policy. Kimberly Lee M.Ed., RHIA, CCS-P, describes how to navigate the rule’s nuances for billing purposes.

August 1, 2022
Case Management Monthly