5 coding and billing mistakes that reduce trauma center revenue

5 coding and billing mistakes that reduce trauma center revenue

Too many trauma programs are clinically strong but financially troubled. When this happens, hospital leaders may consider downgrading their trauma designation or even closing their trauma center. In my experience, this is usually unnecessary. The real problem is that no one in the hospital is an expert in…

13 recommendations from trauma surgeons for reducing gun injury

A group of trauma surgeons — more than three-quarters of whom are gun owners — has released a series of recommendations for reducing firearm injury and death. The recommendations represent a broad consensus of surgeons from across the U.S., and they include a wide spectrum of strategies for…