Using RVUs to conduct a cost analysis at your medical practice is not only cheap and easy, it is very effective at assessing the value of your payer contracts.
More physician compensation is being tied to productivity. Here's how to calculate productivity ratios at your practice using RVUs.
Sometimes, procedures lack RVU values for a reason. If you must, however, here are two strategies to use when assigning RVU values on your own.
The Resource-Based Relative Value Scale, the generator of RVUs, is still viable despite the changing nature of physician compensation.
Knowing how to calculate RVU values is critical if you are going to apply them to any other applications. Here's a primer for your medical practice.