March 1, 2011

Is there a standard surgical supply markup?

By: OR Manager

How do we charge for invasive procedures performed at the bedside? What's the correct way to bill for patients who stay in the recovery room because of a lack of beds in the ICU? In this column, Keith Siddel, MBA, an expert on health care business operations, responds to questions about these and other mysteries of charging and billing. He is CEO of HRM, Creede, Colorado.

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