Good article for those interested in Case Management in regards smaller hospitals handling denails.
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The article, “How revenue cycle technology help small hospitals manage denials”, by Jeff Lagasse states,
“Smaller hospitals often grapple with issues relating to patient access and overall eligibility denials. Some smaller facilities have been partnering with larger health systems in order to utilize their resources, but the need to shore up revenue cycle processes remains, with the goal of harnessing technology to smooth out some of the rough patches.
A couple of years ago, New York’s Southampton hospital tapped automated healthcare solutions outfit Craneware to provide some much-needed technological muscle. Southampton, which recently became a part of the Stony Brook Medicine network, asked Craneware’s consultants to look at their revenue cycle, and they did, performing a full assessment from the point of patient access down to collection of claims. They came up with a number of initiatives, two of them related to patient access.”
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