National Cancer Registrars Association Outsourcing and Perception Survey Report

Maddie Tein MRA, Cancer Registry, Outsourcing Leave a Comment

The National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) has released a 2020 report on their Outsourcing and Perception Survey which was conducted and analyzed by Association Research, Inc. Click HERE to see the survey report in totality.   The study explains in greater detail industry perceptions of cancer registry outsourcing and sheds light on the ramifications of outsourcing according to 1,690 survey responses.   Here are …

Due Diligence: 2 Ways Outsourcing Medical Coding Helps Your Hospital

C. Matheson Outsourcing, Coding 5 Comments

One of the key trends to emerge from last month’s JP Morgan Healthcare Conference was the shifting mindsets of hospitals. For the last decade, hospitals have had a defensive mindset; acquiring or merging with smaller hospitals and physician practices to outpace their competitors and grow top line revenue. But to receive the full payoff of this consolidation, hospitals need to …

Cost, Efficiency And Expertise Challenges For Health Information Management Today And In the Future

C. Matheson Leadership, Outsourcing Leave a Comment

The Growth In HIM Roles In just 10 short years, the times have changed and with those changes the challenges facing today’s healthcare organizations are impacted by the speed of technology and continued decreasing revenue margins. When we think back to Health Information Management (HIM) Departments a decade ago, we were focused on managing a medical record that was hybrid, …