Take a deeper look at effective claim follow-up and how it can inform upstream denial avoidance measures.
How can you realign your follow-up process to deliver the value you really need for today’s revenue cycle?
Effective claim follow-up enables a healthcare facility to proactively identify and begin working claim denials or requests for additional documentation. The most commonly used methods of claim status checking are fully manual, partially electronic, and ANSI.
In this guide we will cover each of these methods in terms of effectiveness by asking the following questions:
√ Information quality: is it actionable?
√ Response speed: is it timely?
√ Effort required: is it cost-effective?