Tools for Success as Challenges Become Steeper
A favorite activity of many in Georgia is to get away for a weekend to enjoy the outdoors. There are some great places for hiking, and a popular one is Amicalola Falls. North of Atlanta, it boasts trails of every level, including a daunting 604-step staircase that tracks a steep, mile-long ascent to the Falls overlook. It is not always an easy hike, so thank goodness there are benches along the way. Even with the best hiking gear out there, sometimes hikers need to stop and take a breath.
If you’ve been in revenue cycle management for any length of time, you might agree your job is like a steep hike that gets more precipitous all the time. We’re tasked with collecting rising patient payments while maximizing declining reimbursements. ICD-10, meaningful use and many other initiatives add layers of complexity. Read more
To survive and thrive in today’s healthcare environment, medical group practice professionals must anticipate and respond to change, according to Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) members, who identified the following top concerns in an annual survey:
- Preparing for the transition to ICD-10
- Dealing with rising operating costs
- Preparing for reimbursement models that place a greater share of financial risk on the practice
- Collecting patient due balances (self-pay, high-deductible and health savings accounts) Read more
If you have ICD-10 questions, our panel of ICD-10 experts will have the answers. Join Navicure for a complimentary webinar, ICD-10: Q&A Expert Panel, on Wednesday, March 18th at 1 pm EDT/10 am PDT. Register now!
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During this free 90-minute Q&A webinar, you’ll hear ICD-10 experts Mike Enos, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, Pam Joslin, MM, CMC, CMIS, and Ken Bradley answer questions on topics such as: Read more