How UW Health increased revenues and cut costs through middle revenue cycle improvements

In a recent webinar, University of Wisconsin Health System and Prism Healthcare Partners discussed how the health system increased revenues and reduced costs through improvements across the middle revenue cycle. Leaders from UW Health and Prism shared how they drove sustainable, impactful improvements in vital areas including CDI, coding, and vendor management, which translated to… Read More

Improve Patient Access and Increase Revenue Without Adding Physicians or Available Clinic Hours

Efficient patient access provides several organizational benefits, including improved care, enhanced revenue and increased patient loyalty. Implementing sustainable change in this area, however, remains a daunting challenge for many organizations. But improving patient access is possible, and it can be achieved by working smarter rather than working longer. On April 17, Mary Baker, Chief Clinical… Read More

How asset relifing can (painlessly) boost your bottom line

How long can you expect a hospital bed to last? What about that recently purchased centrifuge or aging asphalt parking lot? Asset lifing seeks to answer these questions and provide hospitals and health systems millions of dollars in annually recurring benefit to their bottom line. Tim Baker recently sat alongside client SCL Health to explain… Read More

Take these actions to immediately improve patient throughput

Discharge processing and inefficient patient flow can impede an organization’s ability to move patients through the system and create a number of costly setbacks, from long ED wait times to poor physician morale. On October 2, experts from Prism hosted a webinar with Becker’s Hospital Review to share immediate actions hospital leaders can take to prevent… Read More