Case Studies and Whitepapers

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e4 Helps Client Achieve Successful Independent Cerner Millennium Code Upgrade

e4 has matured a cost-effective upgrade plan that has helped organizations dramatically reduce costs, while improving their self-sufficiency. In response to COVID-19 financial challenges, one of e4’s clients sought out a cost-effective, reliable option to aid in their Cerner Millennium…

Case Study: LEAN Engineered EHR Conversion Strategies

Lessons Learned from a Successful LEAN Engineered EHR Conversion at Winthrop-University Hospital Winthrop University Hospital (WUH), a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center and New York State-designated Regional Trauma Center located in Mineola, NY, recently embarked on a Cerner Soarian Big Bang…

Technical Dress Rehearsal (TDR)

Proven TDR methodology to reduce device-related issues and ensure patient care is not impacted by delays in specimen collection, label printing and other critical device needs. With the financial investment that accompanies the deployment of EHR software (such as Epic…

Case Study: Revenue Cycle Edit Work Queue Optimization

During the conversion and post go-live timeframe, there is inevitably a large number of “edits” that must be worked by an individual to move an encounter to the billing state of the revenue cycle process. Many facilities struggle with the…

DRG Validation Services Drive 200% Return on Investment for NY Community Hospital

Accurate code and DRG assignment translates into secure revenue. It impacts the appropriate capture of the patient’s clinical condition, severity of illness, risk of mortality, risk adjustment, and decreases risk for payer denials. Additionally, DRG Validation allows an organization to…

Tara Rogers presents “Reduction of Readmissions with Collaboration of Coding and CDI”

e4’s Tara Rogers, BSN, RN, CCD recently presented “Reduction of Readmissions with Collaboration of Coding and CDI” at the PHIMA Annual Meeting. This session highlighted how a Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP) can positively impact the outcome of the hospital…

Guided Clinical Mentorship with Provider Training and Education

e4 developed the Guided Clinical Mentorship (GCM) to help clients quickly develop and deploy leading CDI programs with internal talent. Whether a nursing or HIM model is deployed, the resource pool is equally tight for experienced CDI Specialists. Alternatively, the…

DNFB Services

Solutions to ensure Discharged Not Final Billed (DNFB) accounts are in line with organizational goals.  e4 can provide both one time clean-up and correction of root cause issues. e4 can reduce DNFB within 4-6 weeks to improve monthly financial statement…