Advanced Revenue Cycle: Protect

The long-term, accountability phase

ARC Protect is a revenue cycle operations monitoring solution that allows for micro-level process visibility, including individual staff performance metrics.

    Preventative maintenance for revenue cycle operations

    ARC Protect offers improved visibility and a guided discovery approach to a healthcare provider’s management team so they can better understand revenue cycle performance at a glance and take corrective action when performance is below industry standards.

    Furthermore, ARC Protect provides identification of negative performance earlier in the operational lifecycle and assists in the discovery of root cause issues developing practical improvement initiatives.

    Baker Tilly’s ARC Protect solution breaks down the critical activities of the entire revenue cycle ecosystem and offers one-of-a-kind process analytics that deliver a guided approach to poor performance discovery.

    Through the advanced visualization capabilities that Baker Tilly revenue cycle subject matter specialists have built utilizing the market leading Tableau Software, ARC Protect provides healthcare organizations with the ability to quickly identify issues, receive automated alerts about negative trends and make improvements to their operations.

    Healthcare organizations need to quickly understand how they are performing and what factors are positively or negatively affecting their performance. Introducing Baker Tilly's Advanced Revenue Cycle: Protect. 

    Core function approach

    ARC Protect is built around the core activities of revenue cycle operations and integrates detailed level drivers for all critical operational areas. This allows the solution to evaluate revenue leakage, excess costs and poor cash performance in the following areas:

    • Pre-registration
    • Registration
    • Financial counseling
    • Charge management
    • Self-pay follow-up
    • Third-party follow-up
    • Denials
    • Credit management

    Key benefits

    ARC Protect provides a healthcare provider’s management team the ability to:

    • Gain deep visibility into overall revenue cycle performance – with one version of the truth
    • Take appropriate and corrective action in order to improve financial performance
    • Identify poor FTE performance throughout the revenue cycle