Accounting & Financial Management

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Nov 18 | Jeff Lagasse
The system's digital transformation achieved Stage 7 designation from the HIMSS Analytics…
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Nov 04 | Mallory Hackett
When health systems have their staff manage revenue cycles, up to 25% of the day can be spent on repetitive tasks…
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Nov 03 | Susan Morse
Non-COVID-19 utilization is back to 95% of baseline, and, when coupled with the cost of COVID-19 care, overall utilization…
Healthcare worker and patient
Oct 27 | Jeff Lagasse
If all U.S. counties had high health-literacy levels, there would be $25.4 billion in Medicare savings annually.
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Oct 21 | Jeff Lagasse
The drop in admissions suggests revenue losses that may be difficult for some hospitals to weather.
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Oct 19 | Mallory Hackett
A complete financial recovery for many organizations is still far away, findings from Kaufman Hall…
Faith Regional Health System in Nebraska kept the lights on by focusing on the basics.
Oct 16 | Susan Morse
The Nebraska health system was able to keep financially afloat during the crisis without layoffs or furloughs.
CMS Administrator Seema Verma (photo: Tasos Katopodis, Getty)
Oct 15 | Kat Jercich
Hospital associations call the threat from CMS to withhold Medicare and Medicaid participation for non-compliant…
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Oct 14 | Jeff Lagasse
The surging costs of tackling the pandemic are straining public hospital budgets, increasing…
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Oct 13 | Susan Morse
Affordable Care Act medical loss ratio rebates in 2021 will likely be exceptionally large…