Health Care

Years ago I read a news story titled “The Check Is Not In The Mail”. It was a fascinating story about a health care organization called Athenahealth that did a brief study on how the nation’s seven biggest health insurers pay their bills. What they found wasn’t shocking to anyone who’s ever had to try […]

Just like almost all businesses large enough to have employees pay someone to audit their businesses, hospitals sometimes need to, or should have, someone come in to audit their receivables process. It can involve looking at the charge master or how charges are captured, or a host of other things. This article is specifically going […]

In last week’s article I mentioned that I’d be talking more about revenue codes this week. I touch upon revenue codes twice in a row because, though many people aren’t sure what it is, before I shut down my medical billing website, this was the largest area of concern for visitors and those with questions. […]

Every person who works with hospital bills know something about revenue codes. Many have at least a basic concept of what revenue codes are supposed to be; unfortunately that’s about as far as it goes. Scarier yet, some people have only heard the term. It would seem that it’s time someone addressed revenue codes in […]

As a health care revenue cycle consultant, I don’t consider myself a hospital advocate, a patient advocate, or even a health care advocate. I take on each of those roles from time to time, but I actually consider myself an information advocate. I try to remain fair and balanced while giving out information that’s true […]

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