ICD-10: The Sky That Never Fell

Many physicians and medical billing experts predicted that the sky would fall on October 1, 2015, when the United States began using the newest version of the International Classification of Diseases, or ICD-10. The Department of Health and Human Services first issued...

7 Ways To Improve Patient Waiting Room Times

Many times, waiting to be seen by a physician can be one of the most stressful moments in the patient-physician relationship. You can almost compare it road rage when there is a lot of traffic. Similarly, the unknown wait times can cause a patient to become agitated....

Why Proper Revenue Cycle Management Is A Necessity

What is Revenue Cycle Management? The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) defines revenue cycle as "All administrative and clinical functions that contribute to the capture, management, and collection of patient service revenue." A truly comprehensive...