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Healthcare Performance Improvement

Performance Improvement & Advisory Services in Healthcare

Helping Healthcare Leaders Implement Performance Improvement Initiatives & Sustainability

Has your organization experienced the challenges of addressing market shifts, responding to disruptive reimbursement pressures, and operating on reduced margins? You have a vision for improved performance and strategic positioning, and BKD is uniquely positioned to outline areas and actions that can lead to cost control and revenue enhancement.

Together we employ more than 500 professionals, former hospital executives, physicians, nurses, service-line leaders, data scientists, and CPAs with the expertise to identify and implement revenue-generating and cost-saving opportunities. Our process is simple: It begins with a conversation and then a diagnostic assessment of your organization’s current state metrics, benchmarking, and future state goals. We’ll use the assessment results to help you identify and quantify revenue enhancement and cost-saving opportunities. Finally, we’ll provide you with a detailed implementation plan and a dedicated team of advisors to manage the transformation efforts.

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Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management

Building strong, sustainable margins requires a sound strategy and streamlined revenue process. Whether you’re redesigning your revenue cycle management strategy, looking to accelerate cash, or redesign your processes, our savvy professionals can help you design and implement your transformation.

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Cost Savings

Building strong, sustainable margins involves realizing more earned revenue and spending wisely. Spending wisely starts with implementing efficiencies, eliminating unnecessary or duplicative costs, and improving your utilization of resources. In our deliverables, leaders benefit from benchmarking intelligence and identified opportunities to strengthen controls for managing labor costs, including productivity, nonlabor expenses, and purchased services.

Strategic Initiatives

Healthcare has experienced M&A activity, IT changes, and increased complexity over the past few years, and these changes can contribute to inefficiencies, lost revenue, and unnecessary costs. Our professionals can analyze your organization and help you lead the way to integrated, operational processes systemwide and health plan alignment.

Clinical & Operational Excellence

You balance the daily clamor of pressing demands with your future-focused goals—so how will you strengthen outcomes, prepare for increased risk, and generate streamlined pathways? Our professionals include former nurses, hospital administrators, physicians, and population health leaders who reduce care delivery variations and increase clinical resource utilization efficiencies. Learn more about how we help providers:

Price Transparency

With increased regulatory requirements for hospital pricing and a focus on improving the overall price transparency of hospital charges and out-of-pocket costs for patients, healthcare providers will be pushed by CMS, private insurance companies, employers, and consumers to provide better information regarding the cost and value of services. Learn more now.

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BKD Denials Management Tool

BKD’s Denials Management tool provides users with a dashboard that helps identify and prevent insurance denials. It allows for root-cause issue identification and can monitor trends over time.

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