In any merger or acquisition, it is critical that the resultant revenue cycle enterprise be aligned to support the newly formed organization’s strategy and to enable the realization of full revenue potential. When approached correctly, integration offers organizations an opportunity to build a next-generation revenue cycle that benefits the new entity and the community at large. Here we offer the essential steps to establish an effective future state revenue cycle model and ensure your integration efforts are successful.
Glenda Owen is a Principal with The Chartis Group. She is a senior healthcare financial professional with over 30 years of experience in hospital and physician practice revenue cycle operations in integrated healthcar...