Participants to Learn Strategies for Building Better Relationships between Hospitals’ Coding and Patient Financial Services Departments to Positively Impact the Bottom Line
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., October 5, 2007 – CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and health information management (HIM) services provider for hospitals and health systems, announced today that Charlie Robinson, RHIT, CCS-P, iDocTM Implementation Manager, will deliver a presentation entitled, “Coding and Patient Financial Services – Creating a Healthy Revenue Cycle” at the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) upcoming 79th Convention and Exhibit in Philadelphia.
The presentation centers on best practices in relationships between hospitals’ health information management (HIM) coding and patient financial services departments to positively impact revenue cycle operations, and will include a peer-based mini survey.
Robinson is scheduled to deliver his presentation from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET on Sunday, October 7 at AHIMA’s 79th Convention and Exhibit, to be held in Room 201ABC of the Pennsylvania Convention Center, located at 1101 Arch St. in Philadelphia.
“Hospitals’ coding and patient financial services departments have similar impacts on a healthcare organization’s revenue,” said Robinson. “By creating a lasting relationship between them, hospitals are better able to maximize their revenue cycle operations to promote improved financial results.”
At the conclusion of Robinson’s presentation, attendees will be better equipped to answer common questions from coding and patient financial services personnel, and will understand the need to work together to improve financial standing.
About CareTech Solutions, Inc.
CareTech Solutions, Inc., an information technology and health information management services provider for hospitals and health systems, is committed to creating value for clients through customized, flexible solutions that contribute to improving patient care while lowering healthcare costs. From implementing emerging technologies to supporting day-to-day operations, CareTech offers clients expert services across the entire patient data lifecycle.
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