Billing and Collections

Hospital execs: ACA driving up bad debt
Jun 19 | Jeff Lagasse
Bad debt exceeds $10 million at a third of healthcare organizations and leaders lack confidence about how…
Automated claims could save $11B
Jun 14 | Jeff Lagasse
This is the second year in a row in which the index has found an increase in the potential industry savings that could…
Jun 12 | Bill Siwicki
Technology to facilitate a patient's understanding of insurance coverage and out-of-pocket cost for pending…
CMS price posting rule: Clarity or chaos?
May 17 | Susan Morse
There's "no perceivable benefit" to patients as the chargemaster "rack…
NYC Health + Hospitals Bellevue building sign
May 14 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Mitchell Katz vows to eliminate the budget gap with a culture shift to focus on billing, add…
Personalized payment plans boost hospital rev cycle
May 11 | Jeff Lagasse
Workable payment plans can't be too burdensome and should take into account FICO score, 90-day payment history and any…
Children's Hospital Colorado, Anthem debut payment model
May 07 | Jeff Lagasse
The new version of the program focuses on a number of key areas important to…
Hospitals, patients benefit from payment plans
May 04 | Jeff Lagasse
Integrating flexible payment options into a revenue cycle requires needed change for a provider's bottom line.
Value-based care rises but doctors still paid as fee-for-service
May 01 | Jeff Lagasse
A quick breakdown of the different approaches hospitals are taking to compensate…
Cognizant closes deal with Bolder Healthcare Solutions
Apr 19 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The deal was first announced last month. Financial terms were not disclosed.