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Your Guide to Navigating the Medicare Revenue Cycle

With Medicare claims on the rise, and the complexity of the claims process not wavering, this guide aims to explain the ins and outs of the Medicare claims process and outline the necessary tools to make your lives easier. The Country’s Largest Payer In 2016, Medicare and Medicaid accounted for nearly 60% of healthcare revenues reported by […]

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How to Protect Revenue Cycle Capabilities to Limit COVID-19’s Financial Fallout

As COVID-19 continues to spread through the country, hospitals are scrambling to overcome unprecedented clinical and patient care disruptions contrasted by new demands. More than simply making adjustments to their financial projections, hospitals need to be aware of operational issues related to COVID-19 that could negatively impact cash flow and overall performance. Here are five Operational […]

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How to Receive Reimbursement for Uninsured COVID-19 Patients

Two pieces of legislation were passed that will provide reimbursement for testing and treatment of uninsured COVID-19 patients. Families First Coronavirus Response Act or FFCRA and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act which each appropriate $1 billion to reimburse providers for conducting COVID-19 testing for the uninsured. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act […]

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Telemedicine: Adoption Rates, Barriers to Adoption, and The Future

Telemedicine has been a hot topic in the healthcare industry for a decade now. Every year, analysts have predicted telemedicine would become more of a priority for healthcare providers. However, adoption rates remained low until the outbreak of COVID-19 forced healthcare providers to embrace telemedicine to recoup drastically declining revenue. Recent adoption on the provider […]

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Life After Coronavirus – How Will Hospitals and Physician Practices Be Impacted?

An Interview with Professor Thomas Campanella Director of Healthcare Business Programs, Baldwin Wallace University We recently sat down with Professor Campanella to ask him questions about what’s next in the complex world of healthcare – after the coronavirus has subsided. We hope you find his insights valuable. Question 1: Our healthcare system in America is […]

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Telehealth – Medicare Changes and Tools to Get Started

As we work our way up the COVID-19 curve and expect confirmed cases to rapidly increase, healthcare providers are looking at telehealth in an effort to keep patients in their homes. In an attempt to keep you informed, we wanted to provide some basic information on Medicare changes regarding telehealth. For up-to-the-minute updates, visit the […]

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4 Things to Consider When Billing Coronavirus Patients

The healthcare industry has been thrown a curveball with the introduction of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Becoming one of the biggest threats to the global economy and financial markets, the monetary impact remains unknown – both on the provider and patient side. HFMA Policy Director, Chad Mulvany, spoke out to provide guidance on the four things […]

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