Becker’s ASC Review: Assembling a Robust Revenue Cycle Team …
A proper revenue cycle team is key to and ASC and “a coder with inpatient hospital certification can’t handle an ASC,” says Eva-Marie Alexander, former west coast regional director for AAPC Physician Services in the most recent Becker’s ASC Review.
The article lays out 14 key points to consider when hiring and retaining great billers and coders. “Revenue office staff members need to be IT-savvy … and not afraid to use automated systems. They need to be able to go online and check the status of a case to see if it has been paid,” she continued. “This is much faster than calling the insurer.”
Read the full version on page 38-39 in the July/August edition.