Industry Challenges Blog2020-05-23T01:17:39+00:00

Minimize the Pandemic’s Impact on Financial Performance

By |May 6th, 2020|Categories: Coding, ICD-10|Tags: , , , , |

By Nancy Hirschl, BS, CCS, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 TrainerVice President, HIM & Product StrategyStreamline HealthWith the dramatic onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS issued brand new ICD-10-CM codes [...]

Accurate coding and quality measure reporting: why you need both to maximize revenue in the short- and long-term

By |June 18th, 2019|Categories: Coding, HIM|Tags: , , , , , |

Trish Wharton, RHIA Vice President, Strategic Accounts, Streamline Health Let’s face it. If you look past the countless providers making a positive impact on patients’ lives [...]

Why automated coding analysis improves revenue integrity – ‘Amazon.com style’

By |May 28th, 2019|Categories: Artificial Intelligence, Coding Compliance, Revenue Integrity|Tags: , , , , |

By Julius Blum Vice President – Solutions, Streamline Health, Inc. The giant online retailer Amazon.com recently announced it may soon introduce machines to box up 600-700 [...]

Are you prepared for Meaningful Measures?

By |January 31st, 2018|Categories: Coding, Coding Compliance, Healthcare Industry, Meaningful Use, Revenue Integrity|

A new program from CMS, called Meaningful Measures, could be a crucial step toward reducing regulatory burden and putting more focus on patients. It’s also ups the ante on coding and documentation accuracy.

How integrated health information technology puts the patient first

By |January 10th, 2018|Categories: Coding, Coding Compliance, Healthcare Industry|

Revenue cycle systems rely on a web of data systems, yet crucial disconnects can unnecessarily hinder performance and results.

What is Revenue Integrity, and how can your organization best achieve it?

By |December 14th, 2017|Categories: Business Intelligence, Coding, Coding Compliance, Healthcare Industry, HIM, Revenue Integrity|Tags: , , |

Ten years ago, not many hospital administrators would list revenue integrity as a major concern, but today the concept is more important than ever.