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  • Pre-Eligibility Screening of Your Supply Chain Data
    Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect

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  • Reducing Supply Chain Costs Through Collaborative Processes and Technology
    used in order to achieve key cost reduction goals Identify the pitfalls and roadblocks to successfully achieving significant cost savings among all constituents Recommended For CFOs and directors of finance AP director supply chain or materials management director Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 This on demand webinar is available until March 31 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speakers Tim Bugg CMRP President CEO Capstone Health Alliance Robin Lincoln Vice President Capstone Health Alliance Matthew Shimshock Product Director Premier Inc Summary In an era where reimbursement cuts are making a significant impact on the financial fitness of most provider health systems supply chain cost management is critical Typically 40 percent of overall health system expenditures are related to supplies and services Most successful organizations have optimized negotiations and pricing within their network But opportunities are still significant in regional aggregation sharing support services and benchmarking best practices This webinar discusses the best models for reducing costs through collaboration with other independent health systems After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Apply the key process steps to collaboration among independent health systems Implement technology aggregation and integration to support cost reduction projects among independent health systems Understand what success and process metrics must be used in order to achieve key cost reduction goals Identify the pitfalls and roadblocks to successfully achieving significant cost savings among all constituents Recommended For CFOs and directors of finance AP director supply chain or materials management director Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 This on demand webinar is available until March 31 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores a number of strategies to create synergy between patient billing online payment portals and electronic health record EHR software to realize a high ROI in speed to payment patient satisfaction and portal adoption for meaningful use HFMA Business Profiles Somnia Bending the Healthcare Cost Curve Toward Improved Anesthesia Value Somnia President and CEO Marc Koch MD MBA explains how hospitals can drive transformative change in the perioperative experience

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  • Reining in Labor Costs Using Predictive Analytics and Data Transparency | HFMA
    used to actively engage the medical staff Tools and Takeaways Scorecard associated with this initiative including baseline metrics and year to date progress Recommended For Senior financial operating medical patient care human resources and IT executives Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Beginner Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until May 26 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speakers Tamira Harris PhD MBA MSN CPHQ CCM Business Advisor Performance Analytics McKesson MaryPat Sullivan RN MSN CNS Chief Nursing Officer Atlantic Health System Summary In 2014 executives at Atlantic Health System a five hospital system in northern New Jersey set a goal to cut 70 million in operating expenses within three years Labor would have to be a big component but the organization had never gone through a major layoff and didn t want to start now During this webinar learn how Atlantic Health is using predictive analytics to align staffing and resources with forecasted patient demand in order to drive down costs while maintaining its commitment to high quality care By identifying peaks and valleys well in advance planners are able to right size staff and even temporarily close units as needed without incurring last minute costs After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Assess how data transparency can help your organization achieve sustainable cost reductions and other major initiatives Describe the impact of data driven decision making on daily operations Demonstrate the value of reliably accurate forecasts for budget monitoring and understanding volume trends Review how demand forecasts can be used to actively engage the medical staff Tools and Takeaways Scorecard associated with this initiative including baseline metrics and year to date progress Recommended For Senior financial operating medical patient care human resources and IT executives Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Beginner Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until May 26 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores a number of strategies to create synergy between patient billing online payment portals and electronic health record EHR software to

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  • Revealing Productivity Performance to Drive Financial Improvements | HFMA
    a productivity index Summarize best practices for establishing departmental benchmarks Tools Takeaways Get more of McKesson s information and resources for healthcare analytics Recommended For CFO financial leaders clinical leaders physicians medical leaders CMO CMIO Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Pre requisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until September 9 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speaker Mandy McMillan Director Financial Planning South Georgia Medical Center Summary Today s healthcare data inundation offers the potential to not only interpret the past but to also shape current operations and forecast the future New healthcare analytics competencies are now in order Traditional productivity and financial metric reporting has long been the backbone of healthcare analytics A fundamental shift is needed to transition from counting to preventing from reacting to historic events to dynamically targeting desired outcomes Determining which business and service models to grow and develop or minimize and curtail requires healthcare leaders to continually define the destination plot coordinates and measure progress Hear how South Georgia Medical Center established enterprise wide transparency to reveal productivity trends across their organization By understanding the financial impact of performance for areas such as Length of Stay LOS and Case Mix Index CMI and other metrics opportunities for improvement were quickly exposed to financial leaders Over the course of the last year South Georgia Medical Center has seen improvements resulting in 1M decrease annually to salaries and benefits Their focus on sustaining success from benchmarking with a purpose to hardwiring culture to holding management accountable is key to the future of their success and proving to be the real drivers of change After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Describe the financial FTE goals for bond rating Review strategies to maintain salary expenses without focusing on layoffs Determine method for establishing a productivity index Summarize best practices for establishing departmental benchmarks Tools Takeaways Get more of McKesson s information and resources for healthcare analytics Recommended For CFO financial leaders clinical leaders physicians medical leaders CMO CMIO Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Pre requisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until September 9 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients

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  • Using Price Management to Reduce Variability and Increase Savings in Your Organization’s Supply Chain | HFMA
    that fall outside your agreement portfolio Implement techniques to structure data and identify appropriate prices Summarize the benefits of ensuring price compliance before making the transactions Recommended For CFOs controllers vice presidents of supply chain and directors of accounts payable Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 5 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until November 3 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speaker Scott Pruyn Director Channel Management Supply Chain Solutions McKesson Summary Ensuring that the right price is being paid for a purchased item is a very complex issue depending on your organization s contract portfolio local agreements and product standardization procedures During this webinar learn techniques to identify items that fall outside of your current portfolio ensure proper pricing and improve compliance for items before transactions are made to keep supply costs low and reduce back end labor practices needed to deal with bad price data After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Describe the obstacles to ensure the right prices are being paid for supply chain items Techniques to identify products that fall outside your agreement portfolio Implement techniques to structure data and identify appropriate prices Summarize the benefits of ensuring price compliance before making the transactions Recommended For CFOs controllers vice presidents of supply chain and directors of accounts payable Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 5 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until November 3 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores a number of strategies to create synergy between patient billing online payment portals and electronic health record EHR software to realize a high ROI in speed to payment patient satisfaction and portal adoption for meaningful use HFMA Business Profiles Somnia Bending the Healthcare Cost Curve Toward Improved Anesthesia Value Somnia President and CEO Marc Koch MD MBA explains how hospitals can drive transformative change in the perioperative experience for outstanding clinical and financial outcomes HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Large Health System Drives 10 UP Patient Payments and 10 DOWN Billing related Costs Faced with a rising

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  • Workforce Transformation: Empowering Your Staff and Saving Millions | HFMA
    how to improve patient throughput and length of stay with efficient staffing Tools Takeaways Executive Guide Benchmark your Labor Utilization and Identify Improvement Opportunities Recommended For CEOs COOs CFOs and CNOs Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites General knowledge of revenue cycle staffing issues Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 This on demand webinar is available until October 9 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speakers Denise Fochesto MSN RN Director of Nursing and Operations Newton Medical Center Kay Driebe Director of Accounting Newton Medical Center Summary Is it possible to launch a labor utilization initiative that saves millions and gets the full support of your staff During this webinar find out how Newton Medical Center optimized their labor utilization and also increased patient throughput improved cash flow and boosted patient satisfaction The keys to the organization s success include a daily huddle a visual scorecard of FTEs per department and staffing based on patient volumes Not only did the organization save 2 9 million in labor costs the first year employees are now engaged and taking ownership for meeting financial and staffing targets After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Use labor metrics to balance demand capacity and workforce utilization Identify the processes needed to match your staffing levels with patient volumes Create a culture of accountability and engagement from the C suite to the front line staff Understand how to improve patient throughput and length of stay with efficient staffing Tools Takeaways Executive Guide Benchmark your Labor Utilization and Identify Improvement Opportunities Recommended For CEOs COOs CFOs and CNOs Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites General knowledge of revenue cycle staffing issues Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 This on demand webinar is available until October 9 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores a number of strategies to create synergy between patient billing online payment portals and electronic health record EHR software to realize a high ROI in speed to payment patient satisfaction and portal adoption for meaningful use HFMA Business Profiles Somnia Bending the Healthcare Cost Curve Toward Improved Anesthesia Value Somnia

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  • 2016 Final Rule Changes to the Outpatient and Ambulatory Service Center Payment Systems | HFMA
    to address issues within your organization s charge structure and operational processes Describe potential compliance issues Recommended For CFOs reimbursement directors and managers controllers Chargemaster managers and other senior financial executives of hospitals medical groups practices and health systems Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 5 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until December 9 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speakers Michael S Kovar Principal WeiserMazars LLP Stacey Harper Senior Manager WeiserMazars LLP Summary The ambulatory service center ASC payment system continues to evolve with final changes to the hospital outpatient payment system OPPS for 2016 calendar year CY Find out what changes are scheduled for implementation on January 1 2016 for ASCs and hospital outpatient services in the CY2016 final rule Physician practice managers will want to keep a close watch on the ASC and OPPS developments as more services migrate from one setting to another During this webinar presenters outline how to identify the changes that will impact your organization and start to proactively initiate actions for mitigation of risk and revenue leakage Topics may include 2016 APC grouping changes 2016 changes to comprehensive APCs 2016 additional packaging provisions 2016 OPPS changes to drugs biological and radiopharmaceuticals 2016 changes to OPPS for cancer hospitals and partial hospitalization services 2016 changes for ASCs Changes to hospital outpatient and ASC quality requirements Additional changes to other policy areas After This Webinar You Will Be Able To Identify and plan for OPPS ASC changes that may have significant impact on health system finances Prepare to address issues within your organization s charge structure and operational processes Describe potential compliance issues Recommended For CFOs reimbursement directors and managers controllers Chargemaster managers and other senior financial executives of hospitals medical groups practices and health systems Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 5 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until December 9 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores a number of strategies to create synergy between patient billing online payment portals and electronic health record

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  • An Overview of Medicare’s Proposed Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model | HFMA
    care providers Tools Takeaways Access to articles on success in bundled payments precedence and examples of analytics available today for preparation Recommended For CEOs CFOs CMOs CNOs care managers care coordinators managed care executives and business development leaders Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until September 1 2016 BACK TO PAGINATION Speakers Melinda Hancock Partner DHG Healthcare Michael Wolford Manager DHG Healthcare Edward Stall Principal DHG Healthcare Summary In July Medicare announced a proposed rule creating the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement CCJR model a mandatory bundled payment program for Medicare joint replacements The proposed rule would have major implications for provider organizations treating hip and knee replacement patients What we know about CCJR today Mandatory program starting January 1 2016 in 75 geographic areas across the U S Five year program through 2020 Very similar to BPCI Model 2 with some modifications Data intensive Unique opportunity for alignment with physicians and post acute care providers During this webinar DHG Healthcare s Bundled Payments and Payment Models team covers key elements of the proposed CCJR model and highlights the responsibilities benefits requirements and effects CCJR will have on healthcare providers and those already in the bundled payment programs After This Webinar You ll Be Able To Understand the fundamentals of the CCJR program and how its proposed rollout will work Identify the areas of the country affected how current Bundled Payments for Care Improvement BPCI participants are affected and how your organization can prepare if affected Determine the types of data that will exist and gauge performance Understand the impact on post acute care providers Tools Takeaways Access to articles on success in bundled payments precedence and examples of analytics available today for preparation Recommended For CEOs CFOs CMOs CNOs care managers care coordinators managed care executives and business development leaders Field of Study Specialized Knowledge and Applications Delivery Method Group Internet Level Intermediate Prerequisites None Prework None Contact hours 1 0 Pricing HFMA members Free Non members 99 Note This on demand webinar is available until September 1 2016 Please login to add your comments Advertisements HFMA Business Profiles McKesson Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Rein in Operating Costs A leader from McKesson discusses how healthcare reform is forcing hospitals and health systems to take a different approach to capacity management and patient flow HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 6 Patient Revenue Cycle Metrics You Should Be Tracking and How to Improve Your Results Patient financial engagement is more challenging than ever and more critical With patient responsibility as a percentage of revenue on the rise providers have seen their billing related costs and accounts receivable levels increase If increasing collection yield and reducing costs are a priority for your organization the metrics outlined in this presentation will provide the framework you need to understand what s working and what s not in order to guide your overall patient financial engagement initiatives and optimize results HFMA Business Profiles Accretive Health Partners with Providers to Excel in a Rapidly Transforming Revenue Cycle Environment Emad Rizk MD president and CEO of Accretive Health discusses the uncertainty facing hospitals and the transitions affecting revenue cycle management HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY 10 Ways to Reduce Patient Statement Volume and Reduce Costs No two patients are the same Each has a very personal healthcare experience and each has distinct financial needs and preferences that have an impact on how when and if they chose to pay their healthcare bill It s no longer effective to apply static billing techniques to solve the complex challenge of collecting balances from patients The need to tailor financial conversations and payment options to individual needs and preferences is critical This presentation provides 10 recommendations that will not only help you improve payment performance through a more tailored approach but take control of rising collection costs HFMA Business Profiles Conifer Health Solutions Helping Providers and Employers Build a Foundation for Better Health Jim Bohnsack vice president solution corporate development for Conifer Health Solutions explains how the company helps healthcare providers leverage data to deliver better outcomes while optimizing reimbursement for all payment arrangements HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Reduce Patient Balances Sent to Collection Agencies Approaching New Problems with New Approaches This white paper written by Apex Vice President of Solutions and Services Carrie Romandine discusses the importance of patient segmentation and messaging specifically related to the patient revenue cycle Applying strategic messaging that is tailored to each patient type will not only better educate consumers on payment options specific to their billing needs but it will maximize the amount collected before sending to collections Further targeted messaging should be applied across all points of patient interaction i e point of service customer service patient statements and analyzed regularly for maximized results HFMA Business Profiles Ontario Systems Optimizing Accounts Receivable in a Rapidly Changing Environment Steve Scibetta senior director of channel sales for Ontario Systems healthcare product line shares insights into effectively managing receivables HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY The Future of Online Patient Billing Portals This white paper written by Apex President Patrick Maurer discusses methods to increase patient adoption of online payments Providers are now seeking ways to incrementally collect more payments due from patients as well as speeding up the rate of collections This white paper shows why patient centric approaches to online payment portals are important complements to traditional provider centric approaches HFMA Business Profiles Optum Enabling Transformative Change Elena White vice president of risk quality and network solutions for Optum discusses how healthcare providers can leverage data and technology as they enable risk in their organization HFMA RESOURCE LIBRARY Payment Portals Can Improve Self Pay Collections and Support Meaningful Use Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for improving revenue cycle metrics and encouraging patients to access EHRs This article written by Apex Founder and CEO Brian Kueppers explores

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