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Top 10 revenue cycle trends

1. A move towards pricing transparency 🔍

There have been public calls for more pricing transparency in healthcare for decades, but limited public interest in an issue that few felt (or could even attribute) acutely. The explosion of high-deductible plans has turned those disparate sparks into a flame. 

Fast and easy implementation of AI medical coding: How we do it
When talking with potential clients, we often see negative preconceived notions surrounding the implementation process for AI medical coding, usually ...
BC Advantage: How to use AI and automation to eliminate coding errors
Lack of time, transparency, and employees leads to large backlogs of work and burned-out staff members, leading to more errors and, ultimately, denied...
Coding Corner: How to solve both coding issues and staff shortages
For coders, the last few years have been a wild ride, to say the least. COVID-19 had new coding and payer regulations popping up left and right, and m...
Top 10 revenue cycle trends
1. A move towards pricing transparency 🔍 There have been public calls for more pricing transparency in healthcare for decades, but limited public int...
Inside the Technology: How Fathom is bringing deep learning to healthcare
Deep learning technology is often associated with cutting-edge tools such as voice assistants and self-driving cars, but until recently it has not had...
Fathom sets new industry automation rate benchmark with 96% live coding automation for emergency departments
SAN FRANCISCO, CA — August 2, 2022 — Fathom, the leader in AI medical coding automation, announced it is delivering the industry’s highest automation ...
Why computer-assisted coding software contributes to failing revenue cycle management goals
While virtually every aspect of a practice's operations affects revenue cycle management, one area holds massive power to either negatively or positiv...
Healthcare de Jure Podcast with our CEO Andrew Lockhart
Host Matt Fisher’s guest is Andrew Lockhart, CEO and Co-Founder of Fathom. They discuss the background of medical coding; the complexity behind coding...
What should HIM directors prioritize to ensure medical coding quality?
As an HIM director, you’re likely looking for ways to reduce inefficiencies to boost your organization’s bottom line and ensure PHI security. 
The future of revenue cycle from 3 perspectives: Vendors, providers, and payors
Like seemingly every other facet of healthcare, the way we manage the revenue cycle is evolving.