RCM tip of the day: Examine clinical order entry systems to ensure a clean chargemaster

Kelly Gooch - Print  | 

It is critical that hospitals and health systems routinely review their chargemaster for accuracy in its list of billable items so they receive proper reimbursement. Equally as critical is examining how the organization's clinical systems integrate with the chargemaster, said Elaine Dunn, vice president of system integration for Craneware, a value cycle company.

She recommended hospitals and health systems ask themselves the following:

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