Orthopedic trauma surgery reimbursements have been dropping. According to a study in the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, reimbursement for trauma surgery has dropped by almost one-third over the past 20 years .
We’re coming into the end of the year, which means now is a great time for healthcare leaders and medical billing and coding managers to survey recent CMS updates as you work to ensure the financial health of your organization.
Cost containment has been a central topic in the healthcare revenue cycle management (RCM) conversations for years now, and the pressures of a pandemic have made it even more important.
Hospital CFOs are facing challenges that are becoming more complex and increasingly tied to other organizational initiatives. As your organization addresses new forms of competition, navigates the consumerization of healthcare, and finds its way in the wake of new payment and medical billing practices, it will be crucial to pinpoint the KPIs that align with your goals.