Write a 3-page summary that addresses the topics below:
- Discuss when or where the revenue cycle process begins for inpatient and outpatient/ambulatory services.
- Describe how inpatient charges are captured in an inpatient setting.
- Describe how ambulatory charges are captured in an ambulatory setting.
- Describe the importance of the information in the physician office encounter form.
- Analyze the similarities and differences between the UB-04 and the CMS-1500.
- Discuss one reason a medical claim would be denied?
- Cite any resources used