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Revenue Cycle Challenge #5: Benchmarking

Adopting a proactive, results-driven approach to revenue cycle management will improve your ambulatory surgery center’s overall financial health. Regent RCM partners with ASCs to optimize billing and collection systems and implement solutions for ongoing challenges. In a series of blog posts, we are exploring some of the most common problems in revenue cycle management and…

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Revenue Cycle Challenge #4: Staffing

To maintain clinical excellence and efficient administrative operations, your ambulatory surgery center must have strong revenue cycle management. Regent RCM partners with ASCs across the country to identify revenue cycle obstacles and implement long-term solutions. In a series of blog posts, we are highlighting some of the common revenue cycle problems ASCs encounter and how…

What to Know about the New CMS Requirements

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is updating its nationwide requirements for certain hospital outpatient department (OPD) services as part of the 2021 Outpatient Prospective Payment System/Ambulatory Surgical Center Final Rule (CMS -1736-FC). Starting on July 1, 2021, the following hospital OPD services will require providers to request prior authorization as a condition…

Staying Afloat During and After the Pandemic

This content was written by Erin Petrie and was published in ASC Focus’s May 2021 issue. Please see the original content here. While the COVID-19 pandemic underscores the need for outpatient surgery to be available outside the hospital setting, ASCs across the country continue to grapple with revenue cycle challenges presented by pandemic-related slow-downs in…