Blog

How ICD-10 Increased Denials – Overcoming a Legacy of Coding Errors

How ICD-10 Increased Denials – Overcoming a Legacy of Coding Errors

One of the biggest challenges healthcare systems face is the amount of revenue lost to denials – both in terms of the effort spent trying to collect and lost revenue for services rendered. A Change Healthcare study found that nine percent or $262 billion in claims are initially denied. For a health system, this means […]

How Workers’ Compensation Legislation for COVID-19 Claims Impacts Your Cash Flow

How Workers’ Compensation Legislation for COVID-19 Claims Impacts Your Cash Flow

The first half of 2020 has been an extremely rare situation for most Americans, especially in the workers’ compensation community. With most of the country under some kind of “stay at home” order, businesses deemed non-essential were asked to close their doors and send their workforce home to control the outbreak. But what about the […]

Milestone Achieved: A Tennessean Top Workplace Winner

Milestone Achieved: A Tennessean Top Workplace Winner

EnableComp has achieved another milestone and is excited to announce that we have made the Tennessean’s Top Workplaces list for the 3rd time and for the 2nd year in a row! We have our entire team to thank for this award as it is solely based on employee feedback. Their feedback allows us the opportunity […]

How COVID-19 Will Affect Your Complex Claims

How COVID-19 Will Affect Your Complex Claims

With the uncertainty we face regarding COVID-19, our team would like to share a few things hospitals and healthcare systems across the nation should keep in mind. Revenue Cycle Leaders should be prepared for a decrease in volumes to some of their highest yielding claims. Specifically, two complex claims will be affected by this pandemic […]

Information Security in Healthcare: Top 3 Breaches in 2019

Information Security in Healthcare: Top 3 Breaches in 2019

Information security continues to be a challenge for healthcare organizations across the country.  As of December 2019, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights reported that 41,232,527 healthcare records were breached since January of that year.  This makes 2019 the second worst year on record for reported healthcare breaches.  Hacking/IT incidents […]

The 2019 Emerging Leaders Series

The 2019 Emerging Leaders Series

We created the annual Emerging Leaders Series to ensure there is a clear career path for our EnableComp colleagues who desire to hone their leadership skills, obtain cross-functional exposure, and ultimately move up within the company.  I have had the privilege of sponsoring our Emerging Leaders Program and am very proud of the enhancements we […]

Enforcer Is Smarter Than You

Enforcer Is Smarter Than You

Complex claims are, well, complex – they’re labor intensive, have complicated reimbursement rules, and usually constitute less than 10% of the overall hospital business.  EnableComp has been an industry leader in this space for 20 years, and our secret weapon to cut through the complexity (i.e. get paid faster, more efficiently, and with a higher […]

The PENCIL Project

The PENCIL Project

EnableComp partnered with the LP Pencil Box for our 3rd quarter charity project. The LP Pencil Box is a 503(C)3 nonprofit that supplies Metro Nashville with classroom essentials such as pencils, crayons, paper, glue sticks, etc! It allows teachers to shop for new school supplies for both their classrooms and their students FOR FREE! This […]

3 Key Summer Updates to Know for VA Claims Processing

3 Key Summer Updates to Know for VA Claims Processing

The Veterans Administration had a busy summer in 2019. First, the Veteran Integrated Service Network allowed all facilities within their network to work claims regardless of where they originate within the network. The VISN map can be found here and select Region. Second, the VA began their Cerner implementation, which is scheduled to take 10 […]

Handling Complex Claims: At What Cost?

Handling Complex Claims: At What Cost?

Recently, a trend has emerged that should have hospitals cautious about the way they handle their MVA related claims when there is third-party liability involved.  Whether the hospital processes these complex claims internally or outsources them to a vendor, it is important to be aware of the risk that mismanagement of these types of claims […]