Case Study

Cost Recovery

CASE STUDY

Establishing Hospital Billing Best Practices

A non-profit hospital within a state-wide, multi-facility health system in the Northeast had for many years understood the importance of providing clinical trial opportunities to its community, and was active in clinic research within a wide variety of therapeutic areas. The site’s customary practice at the time was to pay Chargemaster rates without a research discount to any ancillary services participating in research, which were significantly higher, diminishing the bottom line of the research program, considerably.