This week's 5 must-reads for hospital RCM leaders

Written by Kelly Gooch | January 17, 2018 | Print  |

Here are five articles published by Becker's Hospital Review offering insight on implementing a cash flow turnaround, how revenue cycle changes can affect patient experience, open revenue cycle management positions and more.

1. RCM tip of the day: Use technology to navigate increased patient financial responsibility
Deploying revenue cycle management software can help healthcare organizations meet patient demands for an effective and efficient payment experience, according to Matt Hawkins, CEO of the newly combined Navicure and ZirMed company. 

2. How a Texas physician group's revenue cycle changes improved patient experience
Patients continue to demand an efficient and effective payment experience, and providers are looking for ways to meet patients' expectations.

3. 15 hospitals seeking RCM talent
Here are 15 hospitals and health systems that recently posted job listings seeking revenue cycle management expertise.

4. 3 takeaways on implementing a cash flow turnaround
Zinserv Healthcare, a revenue cycle consulting firm, recently put together a guide for hospitals to implement a cash flow turnaround.

5. RCM tip of the day: Develop a risk adjustment strategy
As healthcare organizations look to improve Medicare Advantage reimbursements, they should ensure risk adjustment and Hierarchical Condition Category coding is done properly, according to Nancy Lopez, a revenue cycle manager for the lost revenue recovery program at BillingParadise.

   

 

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