revenue cycle management

Tracking KPIs in Revenue Cycle Management: Pt 1

Revenue cycle management relies on key performance indicators to monitor the day-to-day operations of healthcare organizations wishing to remain profitable and offer the finest patient care. These metrics represent the mathematical tools that allow administrators to gauge revenue cycle efficiency and make real-time adjustments to strategies that benefit institutions and patients alike. The numbers also form the basis of periodic scorecards and reports to all institutional stakeholders and are essential to holding departments accountable.

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certified revenue cycle representative

Certified Revenue Cycle Representative Offered by HFMA

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) has added a new certification to its selection of education programs, the Certified Revenue Cycle Representative (CRCR). CRCR certification helps set performance standards for individuals working in revenue cycle management and verifies that a specific level of knowledge and expertise has been reached. Individuals holding this certification are promised…

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collection professionals

Collection Professionals Advance with ACA 2018 Events

With a mission to support members through education and advocacy, ACA International provides a multitude of resources for collection professionals through the organization’s 2018 schedule of events. ACA International presents specialized educational content for industry representatives of all position levels from small to large-scale operations serving healthcare, retail, financial services and more. To improve individual…

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healthcare finance managers

MGMA Payment Report for Healthcare Finance Managers

The Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) released its first Digital Payment Progress Report earlier this year, providing U.S. healthcare finance managers with a detailed look at patient payment preferences and behavior. The report surveyed 761 MGMA member organization representatives at  hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers — 61 percent in management, 28 percent in executive positions…

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healthcare finance leaders

Healthcare Finance Leaders Nurtured by HFMA

As the nation’s premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is committed to helping its 38,000 members via education, analysis, resources and networking opportunities. Members include CFOs, controllers, accountants, hospitals, managed care organizations, physician practices, accounting firms and insurance companies. “Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders,” states the…

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