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Billing and Collections

Apr 15, 2013 | Chris Anderson
On April 1, Highmark Inc. unveiled a group health plan aimed at larger employers and self-insured businesses that provides incentives for members to use…
Apr 15, 2013 | Mary Mosquera
One of the business pain points for physicians is collecting payments from patients for their services, which often involves lots of customer service call…
Apr 09, 2013 | Kevin Fuller
One of the biggest challenges hospitals face is getting paid. There's a long list of headaches contributing to a very challenging landscape in the…
Apr 01, 2013 | Kelsey Brimmer
Participation in a national hospital project has shown one small Maine hospital the importance of business intelligence tools as…
Apr 01, 2013 | Anthony Brino
Bruce Greenstein, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals will step down amid state and…
Mar 18, 2013 | Tammy Worth
A report released last month by the Office of Inspector General found that about one-third of skilled nursing facilities…
Mar 11, 2013 | Tammy Worth
Emergency medicine has been plagued in recent years with problems like physician shortages and diversion, or turning away ambulances because of…
Jan 28, 2013 | Rene Letourneau
Medical device manufacturers are shifting the cost of the 2.3 percent device tax, which went into effect on Jan. 1…
Aug 27, 2012 | Kelsey Brimmer
Last week, the Jackson Health System, a six-hospital network based in Miami, announced it will be considering proposals for outsourcing…
Jun 27, 2012 | Chris Anderson
The U.S. Department of Treasury late last week proposed regulations aimed at aiding patients gain access to…

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