News & Analysis

February 1, 2018
Briefings on APCs

The advancement of accurate and compliant coding efforts brings unique challenges.

January 24, 2018
Medicare Web

At Grady Health System in Atlanta, monitoring key performance indicators (KPI) always comes back to the foundation KPI: hospital late charges. The timing of posting charges has a ripple effect. The longer you wait to post a charge, the more likely it is you will miss something.

January 17, 2018
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include the announcement of a new bundled payment model, clarification on CMS’ regulations regarding texting of patient information, notification of the new interest rate for overpayments and underpayments, and more! 

December 14, 2017
Medicare Insider

This week’s note details the approach chargemaster coordinators should take when conducting annual in-depth reviews with revenue departments.

December 13, 2017
Medicare Web

A recent analysis of patient financial transactions from more than 800 hospitals noted performance disparities among managed care payers for revenue cycle key performance indicators where accounts receivable and denials are concerned.

December 7, 2017
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor examines the process of deciding when to appeal a denial.