Respond to each of the following questions (Essay form):
- What are the six stages of the revenue cycle?
- What are the two types of forms used for health service billing?
- What are HCPCS codes? How are they used?
- How is charity care usually defined?
- Why is tax-exempt financing cited as a benefit received by not-for-profit providers?
- Explain the difference between a “specific services” payment unit compared to a “bundled services” payment unit.
- What are the three factors that influence pricing?
- 500 words