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    Converting to Epic Single Billing Office: Observations from Nordic Senior Consultant Blake Sollenberger [Notes from the field]

    Posted by Nordic on Nov 8, 2016 4:05:37 PM

    Nordic Senior Consultant Blake Sollenberger recently joined us in the home office to share the story of a successful experience he had with a client implementing Epic’s Single Billing Office (SBO) module.

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    Topics: billing, professional billing, Epic Hospital Billing Contracts, single billing office

    Epic Anesthesia: 4 pillars of a successful billing strategy [white paper]

    Posted by Nordic on Jul 28, 2016 1:36:15 PM

    Timely and complete billing is a necessary element of any anesthesia practice. On paper or in an EHR, employed or contracted, most practices have faced and addressed a multitude of anesthesia billing challenges:

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    Topics: billing, Epic optimization, Anesthesia, professional billing, Epic OpTime

    Patient engagement: Your patient, your consumer

    Posted by Nordic on Sep 11, 2015 10:22:33 AM

    Nordic Practice Director Lauren Griessmeyer recently sat down with a few Nordic experts for conversations on a variety of topics related to patient engagement. In this video, the first in a series with Nordic Director of Optimization Rick Shepardson, Rick and Lauren talk about how patients should be treated more as consumers and how that can benefit both the patient and the organization.

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    Topics: revenue cycle, improved outcomes, billing, patient engagement, Epic MyChart

    Improving Chronic Care Management – and getting paid for it

    Posted by Nordic on Jul 30, 2015 7:31:00 AM

    CMS has recently released a few new CPT codes that allow organizations to bill for transition of care management and chronic care management, which can lead to significant returns. In a recent conversation, Nordic Director of Optimization Solutions Rick Shepardson explains what you need to do to take advantage of these new codes.

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    Topics: billing, medicare, transition of care management, chronic care management (CCM), ROI, CPT, Epic optimization, CMS

    Nordic video series on Epic Conversion Planning: MAKING THE CUT – Episode 10 (Rev Cycle)

    Posted by Nordic on Jun 2, 2015 8:16:00 AM

    In our last episode, we looked at the first 24 hours of revenue cycle cutover. In this episode, we’re focused on the first seven days of cutover and, specifically, the importance of communication. Nordic consultants Nick Daar and TJ Smith continue the conversation with Josh Kalscheur.

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    Topics: revenue cycle, billing, go-live, cutover, implementation, Epic optimization, communication strategies, Epic implementation, Epic project management

    Nordic video series on Epic Conversion Planning: MAKING THE CUT – Episode 9 (Rev Cycle)

    Posted by Nordic on May 27, 2015 8:54:00 AM

    We’re continuing our series on revenue cycle cutover and joined by Nordic consultants Nick Daar and TJ Smith.

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    Topics: revenue cycle, billing, go-live, cutover, Epic optimization, Epic conversion, Epic implementation, Epic project management

    Nordic video series: “Beaker Buzz” Episode 3

    Posted by Nordic on Oct 3, 2014 10:05:00 AM

    We’re keeping this Beaker Buzz short for Friday! Number three is here. Enjoy!

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    Topics: billing, lab, Epic Beaker

    Nordic video series: "Beaker Buzz" Episode 2

    Posted by Nordic on Oct 1, 2014 11:53:00 AM

    Beaker is a relatively recent addition to the Epic system. To help you better understand Beaker and make smart decisions around your Beaker implementation, we offer you a series of interviews we’re calling Beaker Buzz. In this series, Nordic Practice Director Lauren Griessmeyer interviews two of Nordic’s expert Beaker consultants to give you the insights you need as you explore improvements to your lab.

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    Topics: billing, EAP, Epic Beaker, maintenance

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