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Billing and Collections

Feb 15, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
System shifts cost estimation, financial assistance and post-discharge collections to an automated framework.
Feb 09, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Estimate tools, system-wide access to balance information and patient portals all serve to boost collections…
Feb 08, 2017 | Susan Morse
Judge also ruled that Humble Surgical Hospital in Humble, Texas, was paying 30 percent kickbacks for facility fees to…
Feb 08, 2017 | Susan Morse
Anthem, Cigna have already ended policy of prior authorization for medication assisted treatment for substance use disorders.
Feb 08, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
Studies show that when consumers must spend a big chunk of their own money on their care, they can cut back by as much as 15 percent.
Jan 25, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Medical bills paid through the mail decline with each younger generation, with millennials paying…
Jan 13, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Providers now spend eight minutes on average, and up to 30 minutes on manual tasks like making phone…
Jan 12, 2017 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Leaders share what is still needed to provide the best care while safeguarding the health of…
Jan 06, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
Under pressure from health insurance industry, CMS quietly backed off repayment demands, settled the audits in 2012…
Dec 21, 2016 | Susan Morse
Federal risk corridor payments no longer deemed collectible given recent court ruling.

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