Healthcare revenue cycle
Healthcare revenue cycle
Prospective payment systems have been implemented in virtually every service area in the healthcare arena. To maintain profitability under prospective payment systems, healthcare facilities are incentivized to constantly examine and implement methods to either increase reimbursement or decrease costs. Explain the different components of the Revenue Cycle and what departments are represented throughout this cycle.
1 page, approx 200 words
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