Counter Reimbursement Reductions With Revenue Cycle Improvements

May 2013
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p22
The article discusses the results of the 2013 HealthLeaders Media survey which showed that 84 percent of respondents expect a reduction in reimbursements. The survey noted that 15 percent of respondents believed that the reductions will be above 10 percent. About 80 percent of respondents admitted that they are not prepared or only somewhat prepared for the expected cuts, with 81 percent of hospitals instituting process or continuous improvement methodologies.


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