Boost Your Bottom Line: 5 Essential Steps to Enhance Revenue Cycle Management

Financial performance and any organization can be boosted only through revenue cycle management (RCM). It is a process of managing the financial aspects of an organization linked with clinical and administrative functions. Financial cycle management involves patient eligibility verification, patient registration, claim submission, reimbursement and collection through utilizing medical billing software. Healthcare organizations use Revenue Cycle Management to track the episodes of patient care from registration, appointment, and scheduling, final payment and revenue generation. The goal of revenue cycle management in medical billing is to enhance revenue generation, reduce the risk of financial losses, improve cash flow and stay in operation to treat the patients. Following five essential steps to boost the bottom line to enhance effective revenue cycle management are as following