Accounting & Financial Management

Highmark saves $260M in avoidable costs through value-based program
Jun 28, 2018 | Susan Morse
The insurer rewards physicians in care coordination reimbursements.
Bad debt, patient financial responsibility are rising.
Jun 27, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The trend even includes Medicare bad debt, which results when hospitals exhaust efforts to collect…
Remedies for hospitals in distress
Jun 18, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Doing a full financial assessment is key to forecasting financial distress but there's more to it than looking…
How pharma can boost revenue through adherence
Jun 14, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
A more concerted effort by pharmaceutical companies to drive medication adherence could help them increase…
boost ROI on employed physicians
May 31, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Establish clear strategic goals and target a financial return, get the revenue cycle…
MD Anderson's CFO on turning profitability around
Apr 09, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
From an Epic install, a drop in patient volumes and Hurricane Harvey, MD…
Aetna, Change Healthcare partner on bill pay system
Mar 13, 2018 | Susan Morse
Aetna Pay has shown results of close to $10 million in payments in three months by delivering an adjudicated…
Inovalon to buy ABILITY for $1.2 billion
Mar 08, 2018 | Bill Siwicki
The goal of the acquisition is to create a vertically integrated company in cloud-based enablement of data-driven value-based care.
Providers: Patients will need flexibility, creative solutions to afford care
Mar 07, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
TransUnion's Jonathan Wiik weighed in on study released at HIMSS18 that…
Mar 06, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Goshen Health CFO Amy Floria told attendees at the HIMSS18 Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit they can cut bad debt by…