Ardent Health Services Improves Revenue Under ICD-10
Ardent Health Services is a 14-hospital health system serving areas of Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. As ICD-10 changes coding and documentation, Ardent relies on data to drive CDI improvements. By monitoring coding and documentation trends, Ardent strives to improve claim accuracy, identify opportunities for education and training, and mitigate risk.
Healthcare reimbursement is changing. By 2020, fee-for-value reimbursement is projected to represent 83% of your revenue—up from 43% today and 14% in 2010. Clinical operations will become vital to your bottom line. It is at the mid-cycle—the point between patient access and the business office—where improvement initiatives will have the greatest impact. Revenue Integrity gives you complete visibility into documentation and coding performance—and that of your peers. So you can quickly spot opportunities to improve revenue capture, minimize audit risk, and measure and monitor the impact of ICD-10 on your revenue.