5 key elements to revenue cycle management in home health & hospice

2021-10-20T16:05:01-04:00May 24, 2019|Archive|

Effective home health and hospice Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) allows you to maintain financial stability, so you can reinvest in growing your agency and serving your patients. Key components to a healthy revenue cycle management cycle include first pass clean claim rates, faster turnaround on claims, quick resolution of ADRs and denials, and tight follow-up and reconciliation processes. Having an effective RCM program can often be the difference between a thriving agency and one that is sinking fast.

Home health care billing best practices

2021-03-23T14:01:21-04:00March 20, 2019|Archive, News|

Home health care billing processes are becoming increasingly more complicated. And with the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) looming, it's only going to get more intricate. Implementing home health care billing best practices in your office will provide the framework for success so you can be sure you’re getting paid quickly and accurately. An efficient billing process will also free you up to devote more attention to patient care.

OASIS-D resource hub

2021-10-20T16:05:06-04:00November 19, 2018|Archive, Home Health|

The implementation date for OASIS-D is right around the corner. Beginning January 1, 2019, home health agencies must use the OASIS-D item set to collect and report data for Medicare and Medicaid patients that receive skilled nursing services and are 18 years old and older. The main reason for revising the OASIS is to increase standardization across post-acute care to calculate cross-setting quality measures in accordance with the IMPACT Act. These changes present significant risk if not properly implemented and managed, so we have created this resource hub to help.

How to Achieve Quality Peak Performance in Home Health and Hospice

2021-03-30T13:38:25-04:00November 16, 2018|Archive, News|

Striving for quality peak performance should be a key goal for every home health and hospice agency. CMS has been working on new payment models designed to tie payments to quality and rewarding agencies for efficiency and effectiveness. Additionally, as the aging population becomes more web-savvy, they're using the internet to research agencies before making a decision.

What to Expect from the Emergence of ResMed

2021-03-30T13:38:25-04:00November 9, 2018|Archive, News|

Recently, Tim Rowan, with Rowan Consulting Services, spoke with Raj Sodhi, President, SaaS Business for ResMed about his vision for the future of the company, which now includes Brightree, HEALTHCAREfirst, and MatrixCare. Also within the SaaS business division are ResMed Resupply, through the acquisition of the former CareTouch, and GoScripts, an ePrescribing software product.