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Is there any low-hanging fruit left?

As soon as you’ve implemented an EHR, the conversation will undoubtedly turn towards optimization.  A 2017 study by KPMG in collaboration with CHIME reports that 38% of respondents ranked EMR/EHR optimization as their top choice for capital investments [...]

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How Much Money is Your OR Supply Program Throwing Away?

Today more than ever, technology is streamlining information and revenue flow in healthcare:

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How to ‘authorize’ your way to better revenue cycle performance

Think about the ways in which technology has improved and modernized your revenue cycle operations:

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Charge Reconciliation: A Long-Term Commitment

Performing Charge Reconciliation is critical for ensuring financial success and stability immediately following Go-Live, but it shouldn’t stop upon reaching an initial stabilization period.  Departmental Charge Reconciliation needs to become an [...]

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Computer Assisted Coding - Project & Change Management Success!

Computer Assisted Coding (CAC) continues to be a Coding and Clinical Documentation Integrity (CDI) industry hot topic, as the logical next step in resource containment and the focus on quality improvement. Today’s burning platform is to thrive in the [...]

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Nick Freund joins TWG as Manager of Revenue Integrity

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Ensure Financial Stability by Enhancing your Perioperative Program

See if this sounds familiar…your organization understands the importance of providing surgical services (65% of hospital revenue as generally reported[1]), and in fact, you cater to your surgeons and their requests. Strategic and IT initiatives that span [...]

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Harnessing Your Superpower(-ful Questions)

What's more powerful than the perfect answer? A well constructed and delivered question. Questions can empower employees, guide conversations, and help discover hidden issues.  There's at least one thing in common between top consultants, coaches, and [...]

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Data Filing and Dollar Collection: How to enhance your front-end payment collection process

Two weeks ago, we discussed general RTE optimization with Epic. Today, we will be doing a deeper dive into RTE and how it can impact front-end payment collection.

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Coordinate to completion: How to transform your referrals processes for better outcomes

Ensuring patients complete referrals and orders for specialty services is vital to the health of your patients and your organization’s financial health. Yet, according to the Medical Group Management Association, only 50% of referrals result in a [...]

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