Category: Healthcare Finances

How the Coronavirus is Impacting Revenue Cycle Management

As the coronavirus spreads across the country, hospitals and medical offices must manage the influx of patients to care for and tests to administer. This puts a tremendous strain on the day-to-day management of a healthcare facility, including those associated with revenue cycle management. While caring for patients is our number one priority, the financial… Read more »

Understanding the Patient Driven Payment Model

On October 1, 2019, Medicare shifted from a Resources Utilization Groups (RUGs) model to a new reimbursement model called the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM). This change has and will largely affect skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) such as physical therapists, speech pathologists, and audiologists. Considering how recent this change is, however, many physicians do not… Read more »