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Billing and Collections

Nov 08, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
There is growing concern about how much value the rule really provides for patients and the potential…
Oct 25, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Some providers see nine percent of their claims denied, and with each costing as much as $118, better processes…
Doctor talking to executive.
Oct 16, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Close to 60 percent of responding executives say their organizations have processes and structures in…
Older consumer using a computer.
Oct 12, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Making patient financial responsibility clear from the get-go is an imperative for providers trying to avoid…
Overdue medical bill.
Aug 31, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
When asked, 86 percent said insurance companies are "very" or "somewhat" responsible,…
Mosaic Life Care at St. Joseph
Aug 29, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Mosaic just started the third year of a five-year plan, and is already seeing…
Patient paying for services.
Aug 20, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Among the lesser-known benefits of telehealth are its abilities to help hospitals strengthen a provider's…
Uncompensated patient.
Aug 01, 2018 | Susan Morse
Consumers who rely on short-term plans for an extended period could face high medical bills when their…
Hospital execs: ACA driving up bad debt
Jun 19, 2018 | 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, 2018 | 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…

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