Chargemaster Fundamentals for a Solid Revenue Cycle Foundation

Event Details
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)


John E. Behn, III, MPA, Senior Consultant, Stroudwater Associates

A solid chargemaster foundation is critical for a best practice revenue cycle. Lower reimbursement, increased denials and compliance issues flourish when a chargemaster is created using variable and lackluster methodologies. Overview of best practice CDM components, methodologies and processes are provided.

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,100,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.