A Practice Roadmap for Orthopaedic Revenue Cycle Management

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Revenue cycle management (RCM) is the backbone of practice success. However, the revenue cycle is notoriously difficult to manage and optimize in orthopaedic practices, with threats to revenue growth hiding around every corner. Shielding your bottom line from revenue loss is no simple task, but the best place to start is an end-to-end assessment of…

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5 Crucial Steps for Optimizing Behavioral Health Practice Revenue Cycle Management

Revenue cycle management (RCM) is a massive challenge for any healthcare organization to tackle, but behavioral health practices face even greater hurdles on the path to success. Unlike many medical specialties, behavioral health is a complex niche with variable payer involvement and unstandardized billing practices. In addition to the challenge of getting your practice paid,…

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How Outsourcing Patient Billing Calls Supports a Strong RCM Program

Every step in the revenue cycle is mission-critical for your practice to get paid, but there’s one process that’s easily overlooked when your billing team is overworked: Patient payments. Following up on outstanding balances is tedious and consumes valuable time that your staff needs to complete other tasks. However, patient collections are vital to your…

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Best Practices for Patient Eligibility Verification

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As any practice administrator knows, the process of getting paid starts far before the patient steps foot in the office. What some fail to see is the critical importance of the first step in the revenue cycle: patient eligibility verification. Without a foolproof process in place, even the smallest documentation error or verification oversight may…

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