Whether your organization talks about reducing physician burnout, creating wellness, or optimizing the EHR for provider efficiency and satisfaction, meaningful work clusters around a few of the same critical areas, each relating in some way to the EHR, [...]
Epic’s InBasket is a splendid communication platform; and unfortunately for many physicians, also a vault full of overdue tasks and unread messages.
Computer assisted coding (CAC) technology offers many opportunities for improvement of workflows and outcomes across your coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) operations. Beyond the typical productivity gains, have you outlined your [...]
In our Coding Alignment Part 1 earlier this week, we outlined the considerations for beginning the process of integrating your facility and professional coding workstreams/departments from an operational perspective. Now we would like to focus on system [...]
As The Wilshire Group reflects on coding industry trends, there is certainly a common theme with coding department goals for this year: continued integrative work between facility and professional coding.
Often when organizations are trying to decide what areas need the most help, they emphasize revenue gain opportunities first (i.e. missing charges, denials, etc). This usually means revenue acceleration opportunities like insurance follow-up (outstanding [...]
Epic’s Revenue Guardian is one of the most robust tools on the market for preventing missed revenue opportunities, reducing denials, and ultimately decreasing AR days, so why aren’t more organizations using it?
In recognition of International Women’s Day, The Wilshire Group would like to say thank you to all of the women leaders who are paving the way within healthcare operations and IT. This year’s theme ‘Balance for Better’ gets to the underlying idea that we [...]