Optimizing Revenue Cycle Management Systems: Tools, Techniques and Strategies in 2020
For the past years, Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) system has established its significance in addressing the increasingly complex revenue cycles of healthcare providers. More healthcare organizations are optimizing their RCM system to effectively track patient service revenue and manage claims processing as well as payment and revenue generation.
However, while the healthcare industry continues to advance, maintaining a high-performing revenue cycle is challenging. Thus, it remains essential that healthcare providers and practitioners are in the know of the current and emerging developments in this landscape to maximize its potentials.
Join a panel of key thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group as they provide the audience with a comprehensive discussion of RCM. Speakers will also offer best practices and practical tips in optimizing their RCM systems.
This LIVE Webcast will discuss the following:
- Revenue Cycle Management (RCM): Trends and Developments
- The Revenue Cycle Process
- Optimizing RCM Processes
- Risk Mitigation Strategies
- Practical Tips and Best Practices
Sharon Fremer, CEO
Fremer Group, LLC
- The Revenue Cycle - Understanding your Inputs, Outputs, and Dependencies
- Where is Your Weakest Link:
- Data Integrity
- Payer Oversight
Ken Magness, Senior Manager, Growth Enablement
Terri Meier, CHFP, CRCR, CSMC, CSBI, Director, System Patient Revenue Cycle
University of California, San Diego Health
Topic: Patient Services and Collections – Changes to Self-Pay Collection Strategies
- Single Billing Office
- Knowledge Worker Staffing
- Voice of the Patient
- Single Patient Statement
- Multichannel Call Center
- Call Center Technology
- Outbound Dialer Strategies
- Presumptive Charity
- Coverage Discovery
- Automated Workflows
- Self Service Patient Portal
- Standardized Patient Financial Communications
Who Should Attend:
- Revenue Cycle Managers
- Revenue Cycle Directors
- CFOs and other C-level Laboratory Executives
- Billing Office Managers
- Pharmacy Directors and Coordinators
- Chief Pharmacy Officers
- Patient Financial Services
- Senior Management from Healthcare Facilities
- Lawyers from Healthcare Facilities
Sharon is a dynamic senior healthcare leader with a proven track record of driving operational and financial results through execution of initiatives aligned with the organization’s strategic and financial goals. Sharon has over 25 years of experience in Revenue Cycle and Healthcare Business Operations with large corporations such as Medaphis, Inc (now Change Healthcare) and Cardinal Health, Inc leading large-scale initiatives. She also works with smaller healthcare companies and private practices to optimize their revenue cycle and operations by leveraging people, process, technology, and metrics. She is adept at driving cross-functional teams through complex change to drive results. Sharon is the CEO of the Fremer Group, LLC a healthcare consulting organization.
Sharon is a dynamic senior healthcare leader with a proven track record of driving operational and financial results through execution …
Ken Magness is a focused healthcare professional with more than a decade of experience in helping clients understand the true value of automation in the revenue cycle management process. As the Strategic Initiatives Leader at Quadax, Ken and his team are passionate about connecting with healthcare providers to help them create and leverage the appropriate technology solutions to optimize the revenue cycle process and improve the experience of their patients and staff.
Ken Magness is a focused healthcare professional with more than a decade of experience in helping clients understand the true …
Terri Meier is currently the System Director Patient Revenue Cycle at UC San Diego Health, providing leadership and strategic direction of UCSDH’s Shared Business Office (SBO). SBO unifies the patient-facing element of the billing office for both hospital billing and professional billing with a single bill and single point of contact for customer service. Terri has worked exclusively in healthcare for 40 years serving in multiple leadership roles as well as healthcare consulting.
Immediately prior to UCSDH Terri served for four years as the Director, PFS and Director Professional Billing Organization for Stanford Health Care and the prior 12 years as the Director, Revenue Cycle Operations for Oregon Health & Science University.
Terri holds a healthcare financial management certification from the Oregon Graduate Institute as well as CHFP, CRCR, CSMC, CSBI from the Health Care Management Association (HFMA). Terri is also the President for the 2020-2021 year for the San Diego Imperial Chapter of HFMA.
Terri Meier is currently the System Director Patient Revenue Cycle at UC San Diego Health, providing leadership and strategic direction …
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About Fremer Group, LLC
Fremer Group offers innovative and individualized solutions to improve and optimize healthcare operations for organizations and physicians. Clients range from individual healthcare practices to small and large service and technology healthcare companies. Focusing on talent, process, technology and metrics the Fremer Group transforms under-performing operations to high-producing, effective and profitable businesses. Relating to C-level goals and objectives while driving change through front line staff is our expertise. Maximize your profits with guidance from experts at the Fremer Group, we make change happen. Fremergroup.com (833)-4Fremer email@example.com
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About University of California, San Diego Health
UC San Diego Health is one of five academic medical centers within the 10-campus University of California system. Collectively known as UC Health, these medical centers comprise the fourth largest health care delivery system in California and train nearly 50 percent of the state’s medical students and medical residents.
As part of a public trust organization, UC Health serves as a safety net for individuals in need. Nearly 60 percent of UC patients are covered by Medicare, Medi-Cal or lack health insurance.